âCome home, practically all is nearly forgiven.â The first words on Franz Ferdinandâs new album, âRight Thoughts, Right Words, Right Actionâ are pulled straight from a postcard that frontman Alex Kapranos found at a flea market. Delving through strangersâ private correspondence is in no ...
Boston’s Long Lost is a band that will fly under the radar of many outside the band’s respective music scene.
The darkly distorted passion project of producer-rapper/designer Kanye West dropped the same day as North Carolina MC J Cole’s standout sophomore LP Born Sinner and ever-evolving pop-frat weed rapper Mac Miller’s second major label release, Watching Movies with the Sound Off. Cole and Miller delighted both fans and critics alike with cinematic production, an auteur-level attention to design detail and, most importantly to many young fans, official web streams of both of the albums in their entirety a full week before their releases. Yeezus didn’t produce a single, wasn’t available for pre-order and doesn’t even have album art.
Very few of us can claim to have seen a dead body, and even fewer can claim to have seen someone die.
On Aug. 28, the class of 2017 will start their first day at Elon University as one of the largest freshman classes in Elon’s history. It was only 10 years ago when the class of 2007 stepped onto campus for the beginning of their college journey. But much at Elon has changed in the span of a decade, and the Elon known to students 10 years ago is radically different from the university incoming freshmen will find in fall 2013. “Elon has made lots of changes, from raising more money, to adding additional buildings, to more alumni involvement,” said Melanie May, Communications Manager for Admissions at Elon.
It’s a well-known fact that college kids tend to mimic the highly intelligent things they see celebrities doing.
As the summer months approach, the list of movie releases continues to expand. Each summer comes with new blockbusters, hilarious comedies and the ever-so-popular action flick.
From Beatnik to Scholar: Michael Strickland’s hitchhiking past makes him a living part of his course 'The Beat Generation'5/5/13 1:00pm
The first day of a “Beat Generation” literature class, Strickland walked in fitting the bill for what kind of teacher one would envision teaching the course.
Whether you are jet setting to a tropical destination or spending your week relaxing in the comfort of your home, taking a break to enjoy an excellent book is necessary after a taxing start to the semester. The following books will fulfill your every need and allow you to come to back to campus relaxed and focused. If you are… An adventure seeker: Jack Kerouac’s famed novel, On the Road, takes you on an intrepid journey through picturesque America in the 1950’s.
Unforgettable. Electric. Mind blowing. These are just some of the many adjectives that come to mind when I think about Coldplay's recent tour.
This morning, I woke up, got dressed and went to breakfast. I had a bagel and a cup of coffee, walked to class with my roommate, and went to the gym for an hour.
As the new semester bursts with classes, assignments, professors, activities and responsibilities, the calendar seems to shift quickly from the ease and escape of fake break to the frenzy of spring.
On Feb. 10th, millions of viewers tuned in to CBS at 8 p.m. to watch the 55th Grammy Awards.
Spring Break playlist So maybe you’re planning a trip to the beach or maybe you’re just trying to get through midterms alive.
“Swag, swag, swag on you. Chillin’ by the fire while we eatin’ fondue.” “The sun is up, the sky is blue, it’s beautiful and so are you”? Beatles or Bieber, is there a difference?
Popular superheroes such as Batman and Iron Man have dominated the Hollywood superhero scene ever since Sam Raimi’s “Spider-Man” adaptation inspired a new generation of big budget superhero films in 2002.
Animal Collective Centipede Hz Sept. 4 Following its widely-acclaimed 2009 release, Merriweather Post Pavilion, the four-piece experimental Animal Collective is back with an album filled with a notably significant jolt of energy and several unique sounds swirled throughout.
"Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded" by Nicki Minaj Release Date: Apr. 3, 2012 If you like: Kanye West, Rihanna Notable songs: Starships, Pound the Alarm, Marilyn Monroe Nicki Minaj has been a star for quite some time, getting “50k for a verse, no album out” in Nov.
"The Avengers" Marvel’s “The Avengers” is what director Joss Whedon calls an “old fashioned” and “bigger than life” summer movie.