Governors Ball 2016

Governors Ball 2016

The Harvard Crimson sent two of its writers—Michael L. McGlathery and Mila Gauvin II—to New York's Randall's Island to cover the Governors Ball Music Festival.

Music

Artist Spotlight: Yuga J. Cohler

In support of Tanglewood’s upcoming 50th anniversary celebrations on Aug. 6, Yuga J. Cohler '11 sat down with The Crimson to talk about music, interdisciplinary thinking, and art in the age of the Internet.

Artist Spotlight: PWR BTTM

The artists who sang out one of their college email addresses in a song, PWR BTTM are both fierce and thoughtful with a healthy serving of wit. The garage pop-punk duo spoke with The Crimson the band and reality television.

On Campus

A Wonderful “World of Dissocia”

The powerhouse performance of Chloe A. Brooks ’19 and a compelling ensemble blended witty humor, bouts of profound pain, and love, ultimately raising lingering questions about the multifaceted depths of the protagonist's mental illness.

Visual Research: Galison Brings Together Art and Science in Scholarship, Filmmaking

Peter L. Galison, professor, museum director, and documentary filmmaker, explores the intersections of art and science.

Film

Cannes Daily Round-Up: Day 4

Arts staff writers Steven S.K. Hao '18 and Tianxing V. Lan '18 recap screenings from the fourth day of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.

Cannes Daily Round-Up: Day 5

Arts staff writers Steven S.K. Hao '18 and Tianxing V. Lan '18 recap screenings from the fifth day of the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.

Books

'Imagine Me Gone' Makes Its Presence Felt

In “Imagine Me Gone,” Haslett surpasses himself in his second exploration of the subject through his multifaceted depictions of depression and its effects on both victims and witnesses of the disease, reaffirming himself as an improved, matured writer.

Artist Spotlight: Jeremy P. Bushnell

A professor at Northeastern University, Jeremy P. Bushnell spoke with The Crimson about his new book, "The Insides," and his creative experiences.

Music

Governors Ball 2016: The Strokes

Waiting 25 minutes after the designated time for an act to perform is never fun—but when it’s for The Strokes, it's worth it.

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Governors Ball 2016: Michael's Saturday Sound Bites

Arts staff writer Michael L. McGlathery offers quick takes on HAIM, Mac Miller, De La Soul, and M83 at Governors Ball 2016.

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Governors Ball 2016: Miguel

Although The Killers were the headliner for the day, it was Miguel’s performance that stole the show.

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Governors Ball 2016: Mila's Saturday Sound Bites

Arts staff writer Mila Gauvin II offers quick takes on Jon Bellion, Misterwives, Purity Ring, and The Killers at Governors Ball 2016.

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Governors Ball 2016: Thundercat

Thundercat’s come to spread the love, and he’s got a new LP with Flying Lotus on the way. He’s here to stay.

Books

'Geeks and Greeks' a Weak Representation of MIT Life

Music

Artist Spotlight: Kristin Kontrol

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Boston Calling 2016: Janelle Monáe

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Boston Calling 2016: Friday and Saturday

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Boston Calling 2016: Sunday

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Governors Ball 2016: Saturday Round-Up

Arts staff writers Michael L. McGlathery and Mila Gauvin II relate their impressions from the second day of the Governors Ball Music Festival.

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Governors Ball 2016: Michael's Friday Sound Bites

Arts staff writer Michael L. McGlathery offers quick takes on Years and Years, Action Bronson, Big Grams, and Father John Misty at Governors Ball 2016.

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Governors Ball 2016: Mila's Friday Sound Bites

Arts staff writer Mila Gauvin II offers quick takes on The London Souls, Black Pistol Fire, Meg Mac, and Christine and the Queens at Governors Ball 2016.

Music

Governors Ball 2016: Jamie xx

Gifted musicians wield the power that only they bear to create a meaningful community that didn’t quite exist beforehand—and Jamie xx gave Governors Ball a set that hit that sweet spot on the nose.

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Governors Ball 2016: Friday Round-Up

Arts staff writers Michael L. McGlathery and Mila Gauvin II relate their impressions from the first day of the Governors Ball Music Festival.

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Boston Calling 2016: Sunday Sound Bites

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Boston Calling 2016: Saturday Sound Bites

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Boston Calling 2016: Robyn

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Boston Calling 2016: Sia

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Boston Calling 2016: Sufjan Stevens