To The Fangirl #3


Illustration: Jess Kessler Cavaluzzi; Photograph: Ken Grand-Pierre

As my time in college came to a close, I realized it was time to wrap up my final letter to the fangirl, to myself. This letter is, in part, a eulogy to the younger me who valued herself primarily as reflections and projections of gendered stereotypes penned by straight, white boy rockers. Moreover, this letter is a vow to other fangirls: I promise to do my best to shape a world that values and empowers you for who you are.

Where to start.

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Gigg On Forever

The Giggs may be over on WBAR, but it will Gigg On Forever, in our hearts. Too Cheesy? Sorry, here are some nachos to go with the cheese of our last show. But really, it’s a bittersweet time for us here at The Giggs. If you reading this, thanks for being a part of the best college radio show of all time (in our minds).




Local Spotlight: T-Rextasy

Buzzy Artist: James Blake

Funky Song of The Day: “Gomenasai” – Kelela


Albums of the Week

Sydne: The Blue Swell Beverly

Aly: Some Nights fun.

# Song Artist Album Label
1 The 1975 The 1975 I like it when you sleep for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it ?
2 Midnight River VAULTS (single) ?
3 Take Control Of You Nao So Good – EP ?
4 All Night Beyoncé Lemonade ?
5 Tephra Fear of Men Loom ?
6 In Boxes AURORA Running With The Wolves – EP ?
7 Drop Estrons (single) ?
8 Bummin’ Relient K Air For Free ?
9 Queen’s Speech 4 Lady Leshurr Queen’s Speech ?
10 24/7 Kehlani (single) ?
11 Settle Down Kimbra Vows ?
12 Chick’n T-Rextasy (single) ?
13 Get Over Yourself James Supecave Better Strange ?
14 Contact Beverly The Blue Swell ?
15 What If Bibi Bourelly Free The Real (Pt. #1) – EP ?
16 Gomenasai Kelela Hallucinogen ?
17 My Eyes The Lumineers Cleopatra ?
18 I Need A Forest Fire James Blake, Bon Iver The Colour In Anything ?
19 Where Are U Now Bonzai Sleepy Hungry ?
20 Promise Muna The Loudspeaker – EP ?
21 Carry On fun. Some Nights ?
22 Gun To The Head MishCatt EP ?
23 Living VERITE Living ?
24 Dream Shake Memoryhouse Soft Hate ?
25 The Gardener Tiny Deaths Night Flowers ?
26 Daddy Issues The Neighbourhood Wiped Out! ?
27 Below White Lungh Paradise ?
28 I like it when you sleep for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it The 1975 I like it when you sleep for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it ?
29 Bros Wolf Alice My Love Is Cool ?