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Skateboarding to Eden

Skateboarding to Eden

December 5, 2013

Classy cocktails to indulge on Halloween

By Gabe Scarbrough

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink

Halloween is a magical time of year. Children dress up in fantastical costumes and wander the streets of America with their parents knocking on strangers' doors and receiving candy. On any other day of the year this would make no ...

Broken Bad: Walter White’s story comes to an end

By Gabe Scarbrough

October 8, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Television

It’s over. The five-year-long crank binge that was AMC’s critically acclaimed drama “Breaking Bad” has reached its conclusion, and the withdrawal is setting in. As with most serious users of addictive substances, now that the supply has dried up, many fans ha...

Delicate Steve delivers at WMUA’s alternative spring concert

By Gabe Scarbrough

April 10, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

WMUA presented its alternative spring concert event “Paper Mirrors” last Thursday in Bowker Auditorium. The event featured performances by electronic music producer Hokes and instrumental indie pop band Delicate Steve, as ...

‘Paper Mirrors’ promises unique experience in Bowker Auditorium

By Gabe Scarbrough

April 3, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

WMUA will present “Paper Mirrors,” its alternative spring concert event, this Thursday at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium. Described as an “art gallery, film screening and live, tangible audiovisual experience” on the event’s...

“LONG.LIVE.A$AP” debut album review

By Gabe Scarbrough

January 28, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

A$AP Rocky has had a quick ascent to fame and he knows it. “Introduce you n----s to the new swag/ Make you say a n---- blew up too fast/ F--- I’m ‘sposed to do with all this new ass?/  F--- I’m ‘sposed to do with ...

Kishi Bashi to bring unique live experience to NoHo

By Gabe Scarbrough

January 28, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Violinist extraordinaire Kishi Bashi will bring his captivating live show to the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton this Wednesday night. Known for his one-man show live set-up which finds the musician building entire comple...

WMUA brings hip hop culture to UMass

By Gabe Scarbrough

December 3, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

On Nov. 29, WMUA 91.1 FM presented “Hip Hop in Renaissance” at the Campus Center, a live event celebrating hip-hop culture. Musical acts that performed at the event delivered solid performances but Chris Wise and Con-Plex,...

WMUA event to curate hip hop culture at UMass

By Gabe Scarbrough

November 29, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Tonight in the Reading Room, across from the UPub in the Campus Center, WMUA 91.1 FM will present “Hip Hop in Renaissance,” a live event celebrating hip hop culture. Starting at 7:30 p.m., this free, all-ages event will fea...

Pearl Street pledges allegiance to Dillon Francis

By Gabe Scarbrough

November 7, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Dillon Francis shook Pearl Street Ballroom in Northampton on Sunday night. That’s no metaphor; you could actually feel the floor move ever so slightly under the weight of the hundreds of excited fans as they jumped to the beat....

Dillon Francis prepares to get NoHo “Wet & Reckless”

By Gabe Scarbrough

November 2, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Music

Cats. Tacos. Memes. Slicked back hair. Heavy bass drops. If this word association doesn’t make you think of Dillon Francis, then you have not been spending enough time on the Internet. On Sunday, the 24-year-old electronic dance ...