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Logic, NF and KYLE Bring the Heat to PNC

| June 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
Logic, NF and KYLE Bring the Heat to PNC

“Peace, love and positivity” The seventh stop on the Bobby Tarantino vs. Everybody Tour found musicians Logic, NF and KYLE at PNC Pavilion for a diverse and exciting night of music. The aforementioned quote was the central theme of the night as it was clear from the jump that the three musicians wanted the focus […]

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Ten Great Songs from New Order

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ten Great Songs from New Order

After the death of lead singer Ian Curtis, post-punk Band Joy Division was doomed. The years of building the band up were crumbling away for Bernard Sumner, Peter Hook and Stephen Morris. But rather than giving it all, they decided to move on and renamed the band New Order. With Gillian Gilbert joining to complete […]

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Kanye West – ‘Ye’ Album Review

| June 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
Kanye West – ‘Ye’ Album Review

2018 has been something for Kanye West so far. Once again in the heat of controversy for his support of President Donald Trump, he is also producing albums for Pusha T and Teyana Taylor, a collaborative album with Kid Cudi and a new solo album. This is the second part of new albums that involved […]

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Slowdive – ‘Souvlaki’ 25 Years Later

| June 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
Slowdive – ‘Souvlaki’ 25 Years Later

The moment “Alison” is played, you are immediately injected with reverbed guitars and the soft, weary male and female vocals of Neil Halstead and Rachel Goswell. You feel as if you entered an ambient world of an endless horizon for the imagination. Welcome to the world of Slowdive. Slowdive formed in Reading, England and consisted […]

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Your 2018 Summer Soundtrack

| June 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Your 2018 Summer Soundtrack

They’re coming out for sure Kanye West – “Turbo Grafx 16” (June 1) A title named after a gaming system (and potentially not the final title), the follow-up to 2016’s “The Life of Pablo” is set to be released on June 1 according to West’s Twitter account. The track supposedly will have seven tracks which is […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: ‘Beerbongs and Bentleys’

| May 27, 2018 | 0 Comments
ALBUM REVIEW: ‘Beerbongs and Bentleys’

Just one week after J. Cole released his album “K.O.D.” Post Malone immediately stole the spotlight from him with the debut of his “Beerbongs and Bentleys” album. The album was originally supposed to release five months earlier but Malone kept postponing the date because he was not yet satisfied with the material and wanted to spend […]

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PREVIEW: Carolina Rebellion

| May 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
PREVIEW: Carolina Rebellion

Carolina Rebellion, a music festival centered around heavy metal and hard rock, returns for its’ seventh run in Charlotte, NC. The festival will kick-off today at the Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway and last until Sunday, May 6. Attendees can expect a variety of acts at four different stages: Carolina Stage, Rebellion Stage, […]

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Angels and Demon

| May 3, 2018 | 0 Comments
Angels and Demon

The Wind Ensemble at UNC Charlotte is proudly named the most advanced organization for winds and percussion. They perform two concerts per semester on campus, both are open to all students, faculty and anyone else interested in attending. They also perform multiple concerts throughout North Carolina. All members of the Wind Ensemble must audition at […]

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A Year of Impact

| May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
A Year of Impact

Jeffrey Kopp Every once in a while, I discover a show that really sits with me in a way unlike any other. I watch a lot of television shows, so it takes a lot to really blow me away, but “The Leftovers” managed to do just that. I decided to binge the three-season HBO series […]

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Arctic Monkeys – “AM” Five Years Later

| April 30, 2018 | 1 Comment
Arctic Monkeys – “AM” Five Years Later

As we get ready to hear the latest Arctic Monkeys album “Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino,” let’s take a look back on their previous album. 2013 was a pretty triumphant year for the band, becoming the headline act for Glastonbury and releasing “AM” to critical acclaim, with NME giving the album a 10 out of […]

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Retroactive: The Pop Culture that Shaped Us

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Retroactive: The Pop Culture that Shaped Us

Jeffrey Kopp (A&E Editor) Movie: “Tarzan” (1999) – This is a film that hits me in the feels every single time that I watch it. The soundtrack by Phil Collins adds so much emotional depth to the movie; “Two Worlds” and “You’ll Be in My Heart” are the definite standouts. This is by far my […]

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Kendrick Lamar and the Unlikely Victory for the Pulitzer Prize

| April 21, 2018 | 0 Comments
Kendrick Lamar and the Unlikely Victory for the Pulitzer Prize

In the most unlikely place, Kendrick Lamar won the Pulitzer Prize for his 2017 album “DAMN.” This was the first time a Hip-Hop album and the first non-Jazz or Classical album to win in the music category. To be honest, I wasn’t aware about the fact the Pulitzer Prize has a music category; because when […]

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‘War Requiem’ – A Symphony of the Truth Untold

| April 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
‘War Requiem’ – A Symphony of the Truth Untold

“My subject is War, and the pity of War. The poetry is in the pity…All a poet can do today is warn.” The quote from renowned poet Wilfred Owen echoes among the aisles and rushes past the eyes and ears of the audience like a bittersweet wave from a distant ocean. Fleeting slowly, but still […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: ‘How to: Friend, Love, Freefall’ – Rainbow Kitten Surprise

| April 13, 2018 | 0 Comments
ALBUM REVIEW: ‘How to: Friend, Love, Freefall’ – Rainbow Kitten Surprise

It’s become a common occurrence for me to jump onto an emerging artist well into their career in the music scene. More than often it’s independent groups like alt-J and Glass Animals, these “new” artists tend to spark my interest with a single song, a single from their past that suddenly draws me into their […]

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