Music

Dec. 3, 2016

Top 10 alternative albums of 2016

Top 10 alternative albums of 2016

From Radiohead to Local Natives, don’t miss these 10 albums alternative bands released this year.

Nov. 29, 2016

Rebelution grooves Columbia

Rebelution grooves Columbia

American reggae band plays the Blue Note with flashy newcomers Hirie.

Oct. 26, 2016

Do the ‘Monster Mash’ to MOVE’s Halloween playlist

Do the ‘Monster Mash’ to MOVE’s Halloween playlist

It’s more than just “Thriller,” we promise.

Sept. 28, 2016

Ben Folds to perform at Stephens Lake Park

Ben Folds to perform at Stephens Lake Park

Sunday’s Roots N Blues N BBQ festival lineup brings big names in music.

Sept. 28, 2016

Houndmouth vocalist Matt Myers discusses sophomore LP

The indie folk band will perform at Roots N Blues N BBQ on Friday.

Sept. 28, 2016

Roots N Blues Artist Insider: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats

Roots N Blues Artist Insider: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats

Get to know Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats before Roots N Blues N BBQ, and know what to expect from them when you’re there.

Sept. 28, 2016

Sibling band The Oh Hellos fit right in with Roots N Blues’ folksy vibes

Sibling band The Oh Hellos fit right in with Roots N Blues’ folksy vibes

The folk-rocking Texans come to Columbia on Saturday.

Sept. 14, 2016

G#’s Musical Radar: Is electronic music disingenuous?

Columnist Grant Sharples explores whether electronic music has the authenticity of other genres.

Sept. 4, 2016

Adam Friedman comes to The Blue Note

Adam Friedman comes to The Blue Note

The emerging star talks goals, Uber and playing in college towns,

Sept. 4, 2016

G#’s Musical Radar: Who’s who in the new Glass Animals album

G#’s Musical Radar: Who’s who in the new Glass Animals album

Indie pop band’s sophomore LP filled with eccentric characters.

Sept. 3, 2016

Varsity returns to CoMo almost a year after its last visit

KCOU hosted Varsity at Cafe Berlin Saturday night, alongside Ray Wild and Tina Sparkle.

Aug. 30, 2016

Glass Animals’ sophomore album succeeds in poignant musical storytelling

Glass Animals’ sophomore album succeeds in poignant musical storytelling

It’s funny, it’s heartbreaking, it’s eerie, and it’s some damn good music.

Aug. 27, 2016

Frank Ocean is alive and better than ever

Frank Ocean is alive and better than ever

Ocean’s Blonde has familiar Channel Orange feeling, yet brings new sound to the table.

Aug. 23, 2016

G#’s Musical Radar: Get back to your academic habits with MOVE’s study playlist

G#’s Musical Radar: Get back to your academic habits with MOVE’s study playlist

Need to get back to studying? Give our fall study playlist a listen.

Aug. 23, 2016

Local bands come home for Fall Welcome

Local bands come home for Fall Welcome

Never Shout Never and Tidal Volume performed to welcome MU students.

July 13, 2016

Listen to a playlist perfect for any summer kickback

This short and sweet compilation will match any mood.

June 12, 2016

Listen to This: 20 of the best ‘Homestuck’ songs in honor of its ending

Take a look back at the best tracks from the webcomic that’s finally finished.

May 31, 2016

Listen to This: Six new songs you should check out this week

Summer means it’s time to update your darty playlist with new tunes.

May 3, 2016

MOTHXR to bring a new energy to Rose Music Hall this Friday

MOTHXR to bring a new energy to Rose Music Hall this Friday

Guitarist Simon Oscroft: “We want people to put (the album) on during their day in whatever scenario they’re in and absorb it. We don’t have a desired reaction.”

May 2, 2016

Listen to This: Which 2016–17 Maneater Ed Board member is your musical match?

Spotify can tell you your "Star Wars" music match, but only this quiz can tell you your musical soulmate from the new Editorial Board.