Archive for Tag Archives: ' music'

Injury Blocks Artist from Performance, Fans in Support

By Mitchell Mylius @mitchellmylius Fans were forgiving, 20-year old artist Niykee Heaton after she became bedridden because of a back injury caused her to miss a performance at Concord Music Hall in Chicago. She had been [...]

The 17-year Old Who Married Capitol Records Off One Song

Silento’ just turned 17 earlier this year and made it from Atlanta to Los Angeles and back off of his song “Watch Me”. The highschooler turned internet star got 220+ million views on his video released [...]

“ARTPOP” falls flat where it counts

Travis Danner Editor in chief If this what Lady Gaga sounds like off weed, perhaps she needs to get back on that stick-icky quickly. “ARTPOP,” Mother Monster’s latest is bombastic, extremely well produced and hyper-sexual— but [...]

Arcade Fire’s latest a glorious mess

Travis Danner Editor in chief   Arcade Fire “Reflektor” (2013) What’s a band to do after it’s graduated from being the little-band-that-could into a mainstream award-winning juggernaut? A double album, of course! “Reflektor,” Arcade Fire’s first [...]

Lou Reed, Rock music trailblazer, dead at 71

Hillel Italie Associated Press Lou Reed was a pioneer for countless bands who didn’t worry about their next hit single. Reed, who died Sunday at age 71, radically challenged rock’s founding promise of good times and [...]

Post-Coachella music festivals hitting California

Charlie Anne Urcia Staff Writer The hills of the tri-valley are fading into a golden hue. Grapevines are growing. Fruits are ripening. Summer is beckoning to casual listeners and music fans alike to come out and [...]

Music department becoming low priority on campus

Katrina Gardner Arts & Entertainment Editor   Somewhere along the advances of technology and the need for science, math and engineering, the importance of music was lost. Las Positas College is going to hire five new, [...]