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Talking with TAUK

Talking with TAUK

Meghan Mahar
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Instrumental rock-fusion band TAUK is on tour following the release of their third studio album Sir Nebula. Their funky sound has found great success: by the end of their four month tour, TAUK will have performed in over half of the United States. TAUK also recently announced performances for various mu... Read more »

Moana: A New Heroine

Moana: A New Heroine

Angela Tricarico
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

In their newest animated film, Disney gets it right. Moana is nearly perfect in every way, from the characters, to the music, and to the animation itself. The movie opens with a story central to the movie’s plot, one of a Goddess named Te Fiti, a Demigod named Maui, and Te Fiti’s stolen... Read more »

Noah Cyrus’ “Makes Me Cry”

Noah Cyrus’ “Makes Me Cry”

Caitlin Carney
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

In early November, Noah Cyrus, the 16-year- old sister of singer Miley Cyrus, released her own single. Noah Cyrus’s single was accompanied by a music video, which perfectly captured the emotions from the song. Make Me Cry was a single that focused on the pain felt when a significant other... Read more »

Late Year LP’s

Late Year LP’s

Meghan Mahar
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

As 2016 comes to a close, artists are pushing out projects. They will join many other highly anticipated releases that have marked 2016 as the most influential period in recent years. Check out some of the best mainstream albums that have dropped just in time for the new year: We Got It From... Read more »

Gilmore Revival Leaves Many Questions Unanswered (SPOILER ALERT!!)

Gilmore Revival Leaves Many Questions Unanswered (SPOILER ALERT!!)

Alex Halfinger
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Television

As the final four words of the Gilmore Girls revival are spoken, fans around the Netflix world are thinking to themselves one thing: Coffee, please? Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life debuted on November 25 and provided the Gilmore lovers a chance to rehash old feelings about Lorelai, Rory, Luke,... Read more »

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Entertainment

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Entertainment

Ben Atwater
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Harry Potter franchise is considered by many to be one of the tent pole franchises in film, joining the ranks of Middle Earth, Star Wars, and Marvel. Yet unlike a franchise, such as Star Wars, in which the films are the original works, the Harry Potter series was based off a finite number... Read more »

UNH Theater Puts on “Our Town”

UNH Theater Puts on “Our Town”

Angela Tricarico
November 28, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Student Life, Theatre

One of the great American plays, Thornton Wilder’s Our Town, opened at the University of New Haven on November 16. The theater program put on the production, directed by a theater professor at the university, Jonathan Yukich. Though the play was written and first produced in 1938, the text... Read more »

Gilmore Girls Fans Anticipate “A Year In The Life”

Gilmore Girls Fans Anticipate “A Year In The Life”

Alex Halfinger
November 28, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Television

On November 25, the world of Gilmore will re-spark old feelings and nostalgia. The network drama Gilmore Girls, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, was once a syndicated hit from the years 2000 and 2006, and in that time, fans got to know Lorelai and Rory Gilmore; a witty, tightly-knit mother daughter du... Read more »

Gambino”Awakens” in December

Gambino”Awakens” in December

Meghan Mahar
November 28, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Donald Glover, better known by his rapper alias "Childish Gambino," has released two teaser tracks from his third studio album Awaken, My Love!: "Me and Your Mama" and "Redbone."  This is Gambino's first major release since his second album Because The Internet in 2013, which pushed Gambino to mainstre... Read more »

Spotify Playlist: AMA Playlist

Spotify Playlist: AMA Playlist

Meghan Mahar
November 22, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Follow The Charger Bulletin on Spotify / @chargerbulletin On November 20, the 44nd annual American Music Awards celebration took place in Los Angeles. Popular artists are selected every year to be honored for their achievements, and then the public votes for their favorites. Here's songs from s... Read more »

Sad13’s Slugger Hits Home

Sad13’s Slugger Hits Home

Meghan Mahar
November 15, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Sadie Dupuis, multi-instrumentalist and lyricist of Speedy Ortiz, debuts her own sound with her first solo LP Slugger (pronounced as “Sadie”). Dupuis wants the world to know that she is an empowered individual that is not satisfied with the status quo. Dupuis’s success and quality of craft can... Read more »

Doctor Strange Makes Magic

Doctor Strange Makes Magic

Ben Atwater
November 15, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Franchise movie making has become one of the most profitable endeavors in the film industry.  Starting in 1977 with Star Wars, universe building has proven to yield returns of over a billion dollars a film. Franchises such as Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings capitalize on episodic installments in... Read more »

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