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Spotify Playlist

Meghan Mahar
October 5
Filed under Entertainment, Music

2016 has been a great year for music and it keeps getting better. Check out these new alternative and indie releases that are shaping the sound of the fall season: You're Mine – Phantogram "You're Mine", teaser to upcoming album Three releasing this Friday, is an electronic/pop trade-off o...

Niall Horan’s New Direction

Niall Horan’s New Direction

Meghan Mahar
October 5
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Niall Horan, member of British pop boy band One Direction, released his first single titled This Town on September 29. Horan tweeted a link to a minimalist, black and white music video in which he stands alone with a microphone and his guitar.  The single is currently number one on the United States...

‘The Voice’ Returns to NBC

‘The Voice’ Returns to NBC

Caitlin Carney
October 5
Filed under Entertainment, Television

On August 21st, NBC’s ‘The Voice’ showed a preview episode of season 11 directly after the closing ceremonies of the Rio 2016 Olympics. This preview was dedicated to the season six contestant, Christina Grimmie, who was tragically killed this summer.   Season 11 officially kicked off on September...

Breaking the Internet With Check, Please!?

Angela Tricarico
October 3
Filed under Entertainment, Theatre

Lately, it’s rare to see both a well thought out plot and an extensive cast of characters to drive and execute the storyline in works of original fiction. Check, Please!, a webcomic on the blogging website Tumblr, has this and so much more. With an already large fandom that seems to be growing daily...

Remembering Amy Winehouse

Remembering Amy Winehouse

Corey McCabe
September 30
Filed under Entertainment, Music

This past week marked what would have been Amy Winehouse’s 33rd birthday since she died of alcohol poisoning in 2011. Since her passing, Amy’s legacy continues through The Amy Winehouse Foundation, started by her father Mitch. According to the website, “The Amy Winehouse Foundation’s mission ...

Spotify Playlist

Meghan Mahar
September 30
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Whispers about midterms are being carried by the wind, and half of the campus is still trying to pretend that the academic year hasn't started. If you're feeling down and need a fun pick-me-up to help you struggle through the week, this playlist is for you. Enjoy the songs of your childhood and pretend t...

Seasons Greetings: Scream Queens Returns

Seasons Greetings: Scream Queens Returns

Lauren Cohen
September 30
Filed under Entertainment, Television

Oh my gauze season two just aired! The world was first introduced to Scream Queens created by the same minds who created American Horror Story and Glee last September. Scream Queens is a cross between both Glee and American Horror Story, its funny and scary at the same time. The first season had a killer...

This Week in Theater

This Week in Theater

Angela Tricarico
September 30
Filed under Entertainment, Theatre

    Allegiance to be shown in movie theaters! The 2016 Broadway musical Allegiance, which closed after only 113 performances, will be shown in movie theaters on December 13. The show, inspired by events in the childhood of George Takei, starred Takei along with Tony award winner Lea ...

The Case of: JonBenét Ramsey

The Case of: JonBenét Ramsey

Corey McCabe
September 30
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Almost 20 years ago, famed 6 year old beauty pageant star JonBenét Ramsey’s body was found in the basement of her family home on December 26th 1996, hours after the girl’s mother called 911 to report that her daughter had gone missing. A ransom note was left demanding money, and inside the house her body was d...

Hold Your Breathe For “Don’t Breathe”

Hold Your Breathe For “Don’t Breathe”

Ben Atwater
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

2016 has arguably been one of the most disappointing years for film. Big budget blockbusters such as Batman v. Superman, Independence Day Resurgence, Warcraft, and Suicide Squad have all fallen flat on critical and financial reception. Captain America: Civil War is the only film that really stood out as being universally ...

Gravity Senses

Gravity Senses

Alison McCarthy
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

A humid night, strobe lights, and tapestries surrounded Brendan Regan, Chris Rivera, and Vinny Nicosia as they played their sixth show together as Gravity Senses.  Last year, only two weeks after moving in as freshman and living in the same suite, Gravity Senses was born. "That’s just what happens whe...

Green Day’s Back

Green Day’s Back

Caitlin Carney
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

This one is for all of the punk fans on campus. The struggle of Green Day not releasing a new single release since 2012 is real in 2016, but have no fear, because they are back.    On September 9, American-punk rock band Green Day came out with their new single entitled “Revolution Radio.” Th...

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