El Estoque

Yung Lean shows progress on ‘Starz’

 ‘Starz’ is Lean’s most complete and well-produced album yet

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

‘Starz’ is Lean’s most complete and well-produced album yet

Mindy Kaling’s “Never Have I Ever” disappoints

Mindy Kaling’s “Never Have I Ever” disappoints

Sreya Kumar

April 29, 2020

Netflix’s new boundary-breaking series could have handled mature themes better

‘Eternal Atake’/‘Lil Uzi Vert vs the World 2’ Fails to Satisfy

Lil Uzi Vert’s long anticipated album is largely forgettable and indistinct

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

April 9, 2020

Lil Uzi Vert’s long anticipated album is largely forgettable and indistinct

‘3.15.20’ review: Exploring Childish Gambino’s last album

Childish Gambino's newest cover for album

Anish Vasudevan

March 27, 2020

Childish Gambino delivers somewhat dull final studio album

‘COVID-19 Quarantine Party’ Playlist review

With the growing concern over COVID-19, a playlist was jokingly made to shine light on the situation.

Emily Xia

March 19, 2020

Pandemic-inspired Spotify playlist is more meaningful than meets the eye

Denzel Curry’s “UNLOCKED” Doesn’t Miss a Beat

Album cover art for Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats' new album, UNLOCKED

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

February 29, 2020

Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats link up and release a short 17 minute banger of an EP

Dessert Detectives: K’s Crepes and Cafe

Dessert Detectives: K’s Crepes and Cafe

Iman Malik and Stuti Upadhyay

February 4, 2020

Reviewing popular menu items based on quality and taste

Eminem’s “Music to Be Murdered By” shows little innovation

Both the title and cover of Mathers' latest album pay homage to Alfred Hitchcock's album of the same title.

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

Eminem’s new album is unfocused and suffers from a lack of identity

Selena Gomez returns to the music industry with compelling album ‘Rare’

Selena Gomez returns to the music industry with compelling album ‘Rare’

Leanna Sun

January 19, 2020

Gomez explores her personal experiences of rehabilitating herself from pain

Afuri Ramen and Dumpling Disappoints

Afuri Ramen +Dumpling sits comfortably next to a T-Mobile and a Sleep Number, drawing crowds seven days a week.

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

January 11, 2020

The Cupertino counterpart of popular Tokyo ramen chain misses the mark on both flavor and service ⅗