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Summer Album Analysis

HAIM's second studio album,

By TPN Staff

August 27, 2017

From the moody, morbid “Melodrama” to the introspective “Witness,” the songs of the summer were filled with self-discovery, disappointment and apologies. And with so many new releases over the course of three short months, it can be difficult to keep up with what’s essential and what you can tune ...

Pitt club raises awareness for animal welfare

Sarah was a vegetarian for most of her life, but became a vegan when she began college in Fall 2015. (Photo by Anna Bongardino | Visual Editor)

By Amanda Reed / Senior Staff Writer

August 21, 2017

No meat, cheese, wool or ivory-keyed pianos — basically nothing that comes from or is made from an animal. That’s what Pitt’s animal wellness club preaches on campus. Panthers for Animal Welfare — PAW for short — is an activist club focused on spreading awareness about the effects that fo...

One prolonged party: Lorde’s “Melodrama” masters love and heartbreak

One prolonged party: Lorde's

By Amanda Reed / Senior Staff Writer

June 20, 2017

The early 2010s were a beautiful time for pop music. Songstresses like Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry kept the genre alive by pumping out award-winning albums with numerous hit singles in thousand-dollar studios with world-renowned producers. Then Lorde’s “Pure Heroine” came along in 2013 and shook t...

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