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M83’s Junk

Michael Quick

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

When people look back at the music of the 1980’s, they tend to see something bombastic, grand, and even a little bloated from excess, and Frenchman Anthony Gonzalez is no exception. Gonzalez and the rest of M83 have been using...

The Wilderness

Michael Quick

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Post-rock giants, Explosions in the Sky, have been around for quite some time and have gained a pretty substantial amount of attention for a band in their genre. For those who are unaware, post-rock is a subset of rock music that...

Esperanza Spalding performs at College Street Music Hall

Michael Quick

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Esperanza Spalding is a Berklee-educated, Grammy-winning, multi-instrumental musical prodigy from Portland, Oregon who made her way through New Haven’s own College Street Music Hall this past Sunday, April 17. Spalding has been...

Spotify Playlist of the Week

Michael Quick

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Alright everybody, that time of the semester is here again. With finals looming over everyone’s heads, I decided to follow up my “(Not from) Concentrate” playlist with another grouping of songs to be played during study...

Four More Artists You Should Know

Glenn Rohrbacker

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Gabe Bondoc Gabe Bondoc is a Filipino singer/songwriter based in California. He got his start on YouTube doing acoustic and blues covers of popular songs and eventually began writing his own music. He has since released two full-length albums and is working on new...

SigFest Celebrates the End of Derby Days

Riley Knebes

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

On Friday, April 8, the University of New Haven’s Sigma Chi chapter held their SigFest concert to celebrate the end of Derby Days. Fire Science Club and Men’s Rugby helped co-sponsor the event. The goal was to raise $20,...

Kesha and the Dr. Luke Controversy

Glenn Rohrbacker

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

There has been a recent controversy in the music industry involving pop artist Kesha and producer and record label executive Dr. Luke. Kesha accused Dr. Luke of sexual assault, and filed a lawsuit to be removed from her contract...

Despite Skeptics, Slime Season 3 Confirms Young Thug’s Place in Rap

Paul carbonella

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Young Thug’s quick rise to the forefront of trap’s current pantheon in the last two years is at least partially a product of his unpredictability. The eccentricity of his personal life and esthetic combined with his penchant...

Spotify Playlist of the Week

Michael Quick

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Follow ChargerBulletin on Spotify “Sleepy Songs” Last week, I discussed the soothing effects of the rain, and, with finals looming ominously on the horizon, I figured it was a good idea to compile a list of light, downte...

Four Artists You Should Know

Glenn Altshuler

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

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In Tune With WNHU

The Charger Bulletin

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Coming up on Tuesday April 26 WNHU and OSA present an epic LIP SYNC BATTLE! Bigger and better than the one this past fall! There will even be door prizes! It’s going down in Bucknall Theater on April 26, co-sponsored...

MIC Raises Money For the Emergency Scholarship Fund

Karina Krul

April 6, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Saturday April 2, in the German Club, the Music Industry Club hosted a benefit concert with the headliner This Wild Life, as well as the bands Brick + Mortar, Second Story, and Mandals. Doors opened at 7:30 p.m. and bands started...

A Look at Spring Weekend

Glenn Rohrbacker

April 6, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Last week, SCOPE revealed the artists for this year’s Spring Weekend Concert. Opening the show will be pop-electro group, Pros & iCons. Second will be YouTube singing sensation Todrick Hall. And finally, to headline the...

Spotify Playlist of the Week

Michael Quick

April 6, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

“April Showers” Follow ChargerBulletin on Spotify Continuing with the spring theme from last week, I decided to create a playlist revolving around the rain that is known to fall throughout this month. Rain has always ...

To Life! Fiddler on the Roof releases a New Cast Album

Angela Tricarico

April 6, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Music

Traditions are coming to life again on the stage of the Broadway Theater eight times a week. In December, the sixth revival of Fiddler on the Roof, the timeless musical by Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, opened o...

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