Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Red Summer Sun to play Monkey Bar

By Sara Cody

September 10, 2009

Filed under Music

 Local band Red Summer Sun is ringing in the new semester by playing a show at the Monkey Bar on Friday, September 11th. Monkey Bar opens its doors at 11 p.m. with a $5 cover charge. “We’re having fun when everyone...

‘Jigga Man’ to jazz up Mullins Center

By Justin Gagnon

September 9, 2009

Filed under Music

The last generation of UMass students was blessed with concerts that people still talk about today when bands such as the Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Dave Matthews Band played in our home arena. Who would have thought with enormous budget cu...

Ninth Annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival Rocks Fans in High Summer

By Peter Rizzo

September 8, 2009

Filed under Music

Forty years ago this summer, music and culture collided in the grassy fields of Bethel, N.Y., where roughly half a million Americans gathered for three days of “peace and music.” The result was the zenith of the summer of...

Nirvana by a 'Riverfront'

By Jeffrey C. Larnard

September 7, 2009

Filed under Music

It doesn’t get much better than this for a music fan. The 2009 Newburyport Riverfront Music Festival had the perfect summertime festival vibe, taking place under warm, sunny skies; complete with blankets, coolers and red cu...

Bonnaroo 2009: Thursday Day 1

By Peter Rizzo

June 12, 2009

Filed under Music

Caption Cloudy skies and rain cast a shadow over the festival's first day If the first night was highlighted mostly by sporadic weather, Thursday night's attractions were met with similarly uneven results. The forecast ranging...