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Rancid lead guitarist Lars Frederiksen performing at House of Blues Las Vegas on July 2013. Photo by Tyler Newton.

SoundBreak: Punk’s not dead: A look at some of punk rock’s best albums, artists and eras

March 11, 2015

Rising from the ashes of the rebelliousness of the early ‘70s, punk rock became more than just some run-of-the-mill musical genre “that the kids were...

In a world of Abjo

Abraham Joseph Sanders, also known as Abjo. Photo credit: Richard Lomibao

Richard Lomibao

December 9, 2014

“If you are calling it ‘electro soul’ I’m not going to disagree with you. Maybe it’s because I’m tired of trying to put it in a box. People...

Flying Lotus performs at the First Avenue Mainroom in
 Minneapolis on Oct. 25. Justin Sengly, official Facebook photo.

Flying Lotus releases mind-bending new material on 5th studio album

November 19, 2014

Through each release, Flying Lotus builds and reveals new-found existence. With his most recent release, “You’re Dead!” 30-year-old Steve Ellison’s...

An Evening of Dance

kaily sanders

May 20, 2013

Cheers, whistles and applause echoed loudly in the jam-packed Saville Theatre after the captivating performance of “More than JustICE,” a hip-hop piece from City College’s last dance concert of the semester. Dressed in white and electric blue street wear, sunglasses and sideways hats, dance students performed a high-energy hip-hop dance that captivated the ...

Ben Schachter Quintet performs a sold-out show

Angela Calderon

April 3, 2013

Jazz Live 88.3 hosted a sold-out event featuring the Ben Schachter Quintet on March 12 in the Saville Theatre. The quintet presented saxophonist Ben Schachter, iconic pianist Mike Wofford, Philadelphia drummer Matt Scarano and New York bassist Leon Boykins. Most of the group’s music was associated with the two legendary jazz musicians Coltrane and Monk and was also influence...

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