All posts tagged "music"

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    O.A.R. brings spotlight to opening acts

    On Wednesday night around 7 p.m., Churchill Downs caught the funk. Of A Revolution, or O.A.R, played about a two-hour set Wednesday night. The majority of the crowd drank pale ales and wore pookah shell necklaces. They sang...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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    A Cardinal across the pond: studying in Edinburgh during the Festival Fringe

    By Adeline Wilson– Edinburgh in August is, in a word, mad. But it was madness I was looking for when I signed up to study in Scotland’s capitol city during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. For three weeks...

    • Posted August 21, 2015
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    Dr. Dre prescribes perfection on Compton

    Matthew Shircliffe– After taking a 16 year sabbatical, gaining mountains of excitement for his brainchild album Detox , which no longer exists and venturing into the business side, becoming Hip-Hop’s first billionaire, legendary super-producer, Dr. Dre, has...

    • Posted August 10, 2015
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    Glass Animals sell out 600+ show at Headliner’s

    Never have I been to a show at Headliner’s Music Hall where the balcony was open to guests, but on Monday night, Glass Animals held the house down with their pineapples and Peanut Butter Vibes, selling so...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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photo by Sarah Rohleder
    Your ultimate guide to having a good time in the 502

    Whether you’re a freshman just finding your way around this geographically massive city, or a seasoned, fifth-year senior who has been around the block, you probably haven’t found yourself complaining “there’s nothing to do here!” in Louisville....

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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    Spring Concert artist Announced

    The spring concert this year will feature someone who is one of the most renowned “up and coming” rappers. Although, many argue that he should no longer be on that list, because with his latest album he...

    • Posted March 6, 2015
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    Big Sean impresses on Dark Sky Paradise

    By Matthew Shircliffe– From the feel-good tunes of “Finally Famous” to the darker, haunting ballads of “Hall of Fame,” Detroit emcee Big Sean has hit his stride with his third LP that hit stores last Tuesday, “Dark Sky...

    • Posted February 27, 2015
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    Bring back the mixtape this Valentine’s Day

    The mixtape is an ancient art form, born in the murky musical depths of the 70s and 80s. It is a symbol of close-knit companionship between two people intertwined so deep, they know each other’s exact music...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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    School of Music fire cancels classes

    By Olivia Krauth and David Cecil– : As of Friday, Feb. 13, University fire marshals had yet to receive records involving the cause of the fire, though expect to have information by this Monday. The School of Music...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • At the Vanishing Point
Actors Theatre of Louisville, 2015
Photo by Bill Brymer
    “At the Vanishing Point” brings Louisvillians even closer together, if that’s possible

    A guy in the row ahead of me sipped a sweet-smelling bourbon. Its aroma filled the dark space around me. At a play about Kentucky, the smell just made sense. A spotlight illuminated the stage, where a man...

    • Posted January 30, 2015
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