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Newlyweds share stage and tour

November 4, 2009


Filed under Boston, Music

Article By: Ashley Maceli Say Anything, though only a few years old since their official signing with Doghouse Records, have become enormous in the alternative rock world. From their hilarious catchy single “Wow, I Can Get Sexual Too,” to their utterly ridiculous and loathing-yet uppity-songs, it...

Mash-up artist hits Suffolk annual concert

Marissa Holt

November 4, 2009


Filed under Boston, Campus, Music

Article By: Marissa Holt and Derek Anderson Last night at the House of Blues, a Girl Talk/Sean Kingston concert was held exclusively for Suffolk students and their limited guests. Both of the artists provided a contrast to one another and brought in a diverse and lively crowd. Those attending the concert were filled with anti...

The Used back on tour in support of new record

October 28, 2009


Filed under Boston, Music

By: Ashley Maceli A sea of black-dyed hair and black sweatshirts crowded the House of Blues this past Friday to see a completely crazy show given by the ultimate rock band, The Used. The Used did not disappoint in giving an extraordinary show. Drive A, an anarchist Green Day-wannabe band, o...

Combining history and storytelling through the rhythm of drums

October 28, 2009


Filed under Campus, Music

By: Shoshana Akins If you heard a chorus of rhythmic beats in the Sawyer Building last Thursday, no, it wasn’t hoards of frustrated students pounding their heads against the walls trying to relieve their mid-term stress. It was the strong drum rhythms of three powerful young Senegalese sharing their ar...

Horror Crap

Derek Anderson

October 21, 2009


Filed under Boston, Music

Article By: Derek Anderson Horror-Rap, also known as Horrorcore or Acid-Rap, has been a recent installment in the musical entertainment world that most don’t understand. Starting in the early 90s, Horror-Rap has been an “underground” genre of music that expresses extreme violence and crime throug...

Not that Geneva

Clay Adamczyk

October 21, 2009


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Article By: Clay Adamczyk The simplest way to describe Russian Circles, the instrumental post-rock trio from Chicago, is that they’re epically outstanding. Guitarist Mike Sullivan must be a mathematical genius. His ability to weave textures of sound flawlessly, layer after layer, by use of a liv...

‘Daisy’ brings brand new sound to Brand New

Ethan M. Long

September 30, 2009


Filed under Music

By: Ashley Maceli The ever-changing alternative rockers, Brand New, have always been able to reinvent their sound with each album. The Long Island band poured on the angst during the emo-era with their first two albums Your Favorite Weapon (Triple Crown Records, 2001) and Deja Etendu (Triple Crown R...

MFA opens it’s doors to students with free College Night

Marissa Holt

September 30, 2009


Filed under Boston, Music

By: Derek Anderson and Marissa Holt Students from all over the greater Boston area crowded into the Museum of Fine Arts last Thursday to experience the free promotional event College Night. With music blasting from its entrance, the museum kicked off the night at 7p.m. and the event lasted to midnig...

Kanye ripped off stage antics of classic rapper

Ethan M. Long

September 30, 2009


Filed under Music, Opinion

By: Matt Altieri I never have honestly liked or even listened to Kanye West too intently. It’s not that I dislike his music or him as a person, I actually enjoyed The College Dropout (Rock-A-Fella, 2004) the few times that I had heard it. West, as an artist, is a very interesting character; even ...

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