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The day my friend lit my soul on fire -

October 24, 2016

Police raid 81-year-old’s property to confiscate a single pot plant -

October 24, 2016

Overtime goal lifts Massachusetts’ soccer over VCU -

October 24, 2016

Sarah-Violet Bliss and Charles Rogers lead ‘Search Party’ at UMass -

October 24, 2016

Nobel Prize recipient Amartya Sen gives talk about closing the economic gap -

October 24, 2016

Greek 101 event hosted by Greek Health Advisors -

October 24, 2016

The UMass men’s soccer team is lifted by the strong play by Josh Jess at both ends of the field in 1-0 victory of VCU -

October 24, 2016

The NFL is too lenient on abusers -

October 24, 2016

UMass women’s soccer crushes VCU 3-0 Sunday afternoon -

October 24, 2016

UMass field hockey comes away with weekend split in Philadelphia -

October 24, 2016

Early mistakes cost UMass football in loss to South Carolina Saturday -

October 22, 2016

UMass hockey holds on in 3-2 win over Army West Point Friday night at Mullins Center -

October 22, 2016

Cassidy Babin’s season-high nine saves secures 0-0 double overtime tie for UMass women’s soccer -

October 21, 2016

Arrest warrant issued for Southpoint shooter -

October 20, 2016

Men’s soccer unbeaten streak ends against URI -

October 20, 2016

The Hawkshot: Sarah Hawkshaw, her unusual shot and more -

October 20, 2016

Hockey Special Issue 2016 -

October 20, 2016

Question 2 about giving 33K kids a choice in education -

October 20, 2016

Apple crop reduced in wake of drought -

October 20, 2016

UMass political RSOs provide the tools necessary to vote in this year’s election -

October 20, 2016

Rewind!: To U2 or not to U2?

Collegian columnist Dave Coffey defends the famous Irish Band

What college can’t teach you

David Coffey, Copy Editor and Assistant Arts and Living Editor, muses on the words of Frank Zappa: “If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to the library.”

Our Lady Peace’s latest album hampered by transitions

Our Lady Peace’s most recent album “Curve,” seems wrought with disconnectedness.

Jamie Kent/Darlingside Iron Horse release parties

Northampton favorites Jamie Kent and The Options and Darlingside headed a packed house at Iron Horse on Saturday.

Darlingside to play Iron Horse tonight

Darlingside will host coinciding release parties for each act’s latest recorded efforts.

St. Patrick’s playlist

Check out this Irish music to go along with St. Patrick’s Day.

Doug Ratner and the Watchmen Pearl Street CD release show preview

Springfield natives DRAW aim to please fans with high energy, old favorites and new material.

‘Lessons Well Learned’ album merges classic rock and unique songwriting

Doug Ratner and the Watchmen’s latest EP, “Lessons Well Learned” keeps rock fans satisfied through their revival of rock hits and interesting lyrics.

Blind Pilot performance an eye-opener at Pearl Street on Sunday

On Sunday night, Blind Pilot played to a packed house at the Pearl Street ballroom in Northampton in promotion of their most recent album, Sept. 2011’s “We Are The Tide.”

‘Wasting Light’ not a waste of time

Despite the lack of a top single song for marketing, the Foo Fighters new album has the raw and edgy attitude everyone deserves to hear.

La Veracruzana offers authentic Mexican

Despite some flaws, La Veracruzana’s Mexican food is a good choice for food.

Valley Rising CD release party at Iron Horse preview

This Sunday, the Iron Horse Music Hall will host a show for the release party of the “Valley Rising Compilation Album,” a record which will feature a dozen native artists.

“Down Like Silver” a miniature masterpiece

Down Like Silver, a collaboration between singer-songwriters Peter Bradley Adams and Caitlin Canty, recently released a co-written self-titled debut EP that features six stripped down, roots folk tracks.

Bill Burr brings candid comedy style to NoHo

Comedian Bill Burr’s dynamic and effective style is punctuated by his “everyman” stances on social issues that, when taken as a whole, make for a unique comedic perspective.

Comedian Bill Burr to perform at Calvin Theatre tonight

Burr is returning to Pioneer Valley after his Fall 2008 performance at the Mullins Center, this time landing in Northampton.

Arts as Intellectualism

UMass associate professor Nick McBride lectured last night about the importance between the connection of art and intellectualism in culture.

The Internet: the final frontier

Collegian columnist Dave Coffey discusses the ramifications of new internet regulatory measures.

Original Flecktones return to Noho

Bela Fleck and the Original Flecktones played the Calvin Theater, the first time the band has visited the area since reforming their original lineup from the early ’90s.

“Lulu” is unfortunately lifeless

“Lulu,” the much talked about collaboration between Lou Reed and Metallica, is neither great nor terrible, and wallows in the mires of mediocrity.

5-time Grammy winner Flecktones to play at Calvin tonight

Béla Fleck and the original Flecktones will bring their seminal brand of virtuoso fusion musicianship to the Calvin Theater in Northampton tonight.