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Not that Geneva

Clay Adamczyk

October 21, 2009


Filed under Music

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...

Where the Wild Things At Dawg?

Ethan M. Long

October 21, 2009


Filed under Film

Article By: Ashley Maceli Maurice Sendak’s beloved children’s book of the same title has completely been brought to life in the brilliant film Where The Wild Things Are (Warner Brothers, 2009). Director Spike Jonze did a beautiful job in making a quirky, dark movie that has elements for adults ...

Sleep No More goes beyond fourth wall

Marissa Holt

October 21, 2009


Filed under Film

Converting Old Lincoln School into one outrageous set Article By: Derek Anderson and Marissa Holt A new type of innovative theatre has hit the greater Boston area all the way from the United Kingdom thanks to Punchdrunk, a British production company. Sleep No More, has allowed for the Old Lincoln School in Brookline...

NESAD Construction: From raw materials to art.

Angela Bray

October 21, 2009


Filed under Boston, Campus

Article By: Angela Bray The Suffolk University Art Gallery at NESAD currently exhibits an wide range contemporary art. Construction, which opened last Friday, is an exhibition of new sculpture by six Boston area artists: Laura Evans, Peter Evonuk, Arthur Henderson, Ellen Rich, Isabel Riley, ...

The business behind getting high

Ethan M. Long

October 7, 2009


Filed under Campus, Film

Article by: Ethan Long SUNORML hosted a showing of the Canadian documentary The Union: the Business Behind Getting High (Peace Arch Home Entertainment, 2007) Last Wednesday, Sept. 30, in the C. Walsh Theater. A question and answer session featuring documentarian Adam Scorgie and Harvard Professor Dr. Lester...

Hot bodies, cold everything else

Ethan M. Long

September 30, 2009


Filed under Film

By: Tom Logan Looking at the initial previews for Jennifer’s Body (Twentieth Century Fox, 2009), one would think that this was a stupid horror movie with a few cheap jokes that mainly showcases how hot Megan Fox is in borderline softcore porn format. After seeing the movie, it can be said tha...

‘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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