- Men’s ice hockey dominates UConn 5-2
- Bobcats hold off Siena to maintain the top spot in the MAAC
- A perfect pair
- Student Media teams up against domestic violence
- The Clery Act
- University set to release new website
- Volleyball closes out home stand with win over Siena
- Putting the university to the test
- Men’s soccer beats Monmouth for fifth straight MAAC win
- Women’s volleyball picks up five set victory over Marist
Album Review: Charles Kelley- “2 the 9’s”
Charles Kelley’s debut album, “2 the 9’s” is out now, but beware: he sounds just like every other male singer.
If you like John Mayer, Jack Johnson, or even Charles’ older brother, Josh, you will probably like “2 the 9’s.” However, if you already own at least one of these other artists’ albums, do not waste your money; you would just be buying the same CD.
Some of the tracks on Kelley’s debut album are fine, such as “Cross Your Mind” and “Somebody True,” both beautiful tunes with strong, soothing vocals. However, in “What a Day,” Kelley apparently forgets what key he is supposed to be singing in, sounding like a pubescent teenager with each “whoa” he forces out of his lungs. The opener, “Lucky Ones,” will probably make you wonder why this review is criticizing Kelley for his weak vocals and clich