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St. Lucia Brings Burst of Eighties’ Energy to New Haven

St. Lucia Brings Burst of Eighties’ Energy to New Haven

Corey McCabe
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

This Friday (September 23), indie-electronic pop artist St. Lucia will be headlining New Haven’s College Street Music Hall, in support of his latest album Matter. South-African born Jean-Philip Grobler’s music often bursts with light and frivolous energy, but this album has a new undertone of diss...

The Tea

Khaaliq Crowder
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

Brock Turner Prison Release The Lowdown: Brock Turner, former student and swimming star at Stanford, was convicted of rape and given six months in jail, but was released after three. The Tea: I honestly feel the same way most of the general public feels; it’s completely unfair. It is already messed h...

This Week in Theater News

Angela Tricarico
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

  Hello, Dolly! Lines up an all star cast! As previously announced, Bette Midler will take on the iconic role of Dolly Gallagher Levi in the revival of Hello, Dolly!. Acting opposite is  David Hyde Pierce as Horace Vandergelder. The remaining cast was announced last Friday. The company includes ...

Spotify Playlist

Meghan Mahar
September 21
Filed under Entertainment

Students are settling down into their school routines and when they are not struggling to balance all of their responsibilities, they are trying to enjoy their free time. Barbecues, outdoor games, sporting events, and more are scattered throughout the weekly agenda. If you are looking for music for y...

The Words

George Kassimiss
September 16
Filed under Entertainment

I remember the darkness of the room. I remember the smell of silicon dripping from the newly sealed corners. My eyes were burning from the glare of the television, for the past few hours were spent tiring my fingers out with the game controller. My brother had drifted off to never land, his eyes half...

Lady Gaga Returns With New Single

Lady Gaga Returns With New Single

Corey McCabe
September 14
Filed under Entertainment

This weekend ‘Mother Monster’ Lady Gaga released her first solo-single in over three years and to put it simply - it’s a banger. This intense, propulsive disco-rock track features Gaga’s raw, untreated vocals; screaming out loud about how her love was simply all too good to be true. “It wasn...

Spotify Playlist

Meghan Mahar
September 14
Filed under Entertainment

According to scientific data collected by Facebook, people of the college-age group and above are more likely to experience relationship changes in the fall—yes, it's almost "cuffing season.” Whether you like it or not, fall is around the corner. There are a lot of things to look forward to dur...

“The Infiltrator” Relates to Walter White

Alex Pitette
September 14
Filed under Entertainment

Not as popular as some of the big releases during this past summer, The Infiltrator by Brad Furman (The Take, The Lincoln Lawyer), will leave you wanting to know everything about the life of undercover agent Robert Mazur (Bryan Cranston). Early on in the movie, Robert becomes involved in an undercover ...

“Pete’s Dragon” Soars

“Pete’s Dragon” Soars

Ben Atwater
September 14
Filed under Entertainment

Ever since Alice in Wonderland came out in 2010, Disney has found great financial and critical success in remaking classic films. Last year saw the release of Kenneth Branagh's Cinderella, a live action remake of the 1950 Disney treasure. Cinderella kept the spirit of the original, while updating t...

E•MO•TION

Corey McCabe
September 7
Filed under Entertainment, Music

I just wanted to take a moment to talk about Carly Rae Jepsen, remember her? The "Call Me Maybe" girl? What if I told you that I too, hated that song? Back when I first heard it, it was the worst thing I could imagine at the time. But what’s past is past, and things have since changed, so I am not...

Making of a Procrastinator

Caitlin Carney
September 7
Filed under Entertainment, Television

As a fellow college student, I understand the importance of Netflix. Netflix helps us procrastinate when we really do not want to do our homework and it helps us relax after a long week of classes. Netflix understands our love of avoiding our work and they have begun to produce their own shows, “Netflix...

In Case You Missed the Olympics

Riley Knebes
September 7
Filed under Entertainment, Music, National Sports, Sports

This year, Brazil hosted the Summer Olympic Games, otherwise known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, in Rio De Janeiro. Over the course of 17 days, from August 5th to August 21st, the world came together as one to spectate countries battling for the gold. The first Olympic games started over 3,000 years ago in Gr...

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