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Lio Nicol EP Review: “1”

It’s difficult not to have your mood instantly boosted by the pop-synth sounds of Lio Nicol’s new EP. Regardless of your current environment, Nicol’s upbeat songs, sweet voice, and quirky lyrics will immediately transport you to a different place and give you some serious laid back vibes. Nicol studied biology at the University of Montana […]

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Big Little Lies: Pilot Review

  Somebody’s dead. The premiere of HBO’s glossy new Sunday fare blatantly tells us just that. The statement doubles as both the first episode’s title, as well as the subject of the seven-part miniseries mystery from writer David E. Kelley. Based on Australian author Liane Moriarty’s novel of the same name, Big Little Lies capitalizes […]

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Sweet/Vicious: Season 1 Review

Jennifer Kaytin Robinson’s original vision for her new MTV show Sweet/Vicious comes from a question: “What if Tarantino wrote Girls?” From this point she succeeds greatly in creating a world where a young sexual assault survivor (Jules) has all the means to help enact revenge on the men who put others in situations like the […]