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Bob Dylan’s two new singles inspire

Fair use from Columbia Records. The song cover for “I Contain Multitudes” includes a picture of Bob Dylan playing electric guitar. This song was the second of two recent releases by Dylan.

Noah Orloff

April 28, 2020

After an eight-year hiatus from releasing original music, Bob Dylan has dropped two new songs within a month of each other. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member and 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature recipient showcased his poetry in “Murder Most Foul” and “I Contain Multitudes.” “Murder Most Fo...

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Samantha Klepfer

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Izzy Kanne

October 11, 2019

Welcome to “Cut Through the Noise,” an entertainment column from the St. Louis Park Echo covering new music releases. Every week, a different Echo staffer takes on the role as writer, reviewing recent single releases from a variety of artists. Summer Walker - ‘Playing Games’ (with Bryso...

Cut Through the Noise: Taylor Swift, Martin Garrix, The Chainsmokers (Week of May 3)

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Welcome to “Cut Through the Noise,” an entertainment column from the St. Louis Park Echo covering new music releases. Every week, a different Echo staffer takes on the role as writer, reviewing recent single releases from a variety of artists. “ME!” 一 Taylor Swift (feat. Brendon Urie) ★...

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Maddie Schutte

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Cut Through the Noise: Ariana Grande, Khalid, Maren Morris (Week of Feb. 15)

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Kate Schneider

February 18, 2019

Welcome to “Cut Through the Noise,” an entertainment column from the St. Louis Park Echo covering new music releases. Every week, a different Echo staffer takes on the role as writer, reviewing recent single releases from a variety of artists.   “break up with your girlfriend, i’m bored...

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Samantha Klepfer

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Jenna Cook

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Cut Through the Noise: Mark Ronson, Zayn, Benny Blanco (Week of Dec. 7)

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Kate Schneider

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