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Is the Academy over-compensating to avoid controversy?

Is the Academy over-compensating to avoid controversy?

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
February 24, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Column, CULTURE

Last year’s #OscarsSoWhite controversy brought to light the unchanging institutionalized racism Hollywood has been trying to move past for an undefined number of years.  For as long as Hollywood has been the movie production capital of America, people of different races, ethnicities and nationalities...

De-stress at Heal Yoga Retreat and Festival, get a chicken & waffles brunch at The Lodge with Step Out Buffalo

De-stress at Heal Yoga Retreat and Festival, get a chicken & waffles brunch at The Lodge with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Contributor
February 24, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

HEAL YOGA RETREAT AND FESTIVAL HEAL BFLO invites you to join us to fill your soul up with goodness and let out the stress from this week. Join us for an all-day yoga retreat at Templeton Landing located at 2 Templeton Terrace, Buffalo, New York, 14202. On Sunday February 26th from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM...

‘Get Out’ finds Jordan Peele tackling something unexpected

‘Get Out’ finds Jordan Peele tackling something unexpected

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
February 24, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

I do not believe our generation has had the pleasure of seeing a "socially relevant" horror film.  I don’t even recall a film that was deemed socially relevant that wasn’t a fleeting memory.  But something tells me that Get Out will outlive its zeitgeist-y plot in lieu of a memorable, thrillin...

Legendary saxophonist Maceo Parker to perform at Buffalo State

Legendary saxophonist Maceo Parker to perform at Buffalo State

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
February 23, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

Legendary American saxophonist Maceo Parker is set to play SUNY Buffalo State’s Rockwell Hall this Friday as part of its Great Performers concert series.  Parker is most famous for having partnered with high-profile funk and soul acts such as James Brown, Parliament-Funkadelic, and Prince. Parker...

Goodbye June goes all out at Town Ballroom

Goodbye June goes all out at Town Ballroom

Christopher Prenatt, Reporter
February 20, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

Goodbye June performed last night at Town Ballroom and delivered one hell of a show. Goodbye June, an alternative rock band from Nashville, Tennessee, opened for country band Whiskey Myers last night at the Town Ballroom. The band, composed of cousins Landon Milbourn (Vocals/Acoustic guitar,) Brandon...

Albright-Knox to premiere four new solo exhibits

Albright-Knox to premiere four new solo exhibits

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Showcase

Coming off its recent Picasso exhibit, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery is gearing up to premiere four brand new solo exhibits, each being the artist’s first in an American museum.  The four new exhibits and artists will be: Tamar Guimarães and Kasper Akhøj: Studies for A Minor History of Trembling Mat...

Grab your skis and drink a brew at Brewski, strip down to your bedroom best for Cupid’s Undie Run with Step Out Buffalo

Grab your skis and drink a brew at Brewski, strip down to your bedroom best for Cupid’s Undie Run with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Contributor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

FIRST ANNUAL BREWSKI  This Saturday from 12:00-3:00 PM, 42 North presents the 1st Annual Brewski at Knox Farms State Park! Grab your cross-country skis, snowshoes or whatever else will help you travel through 2.5mi of snow with multiple beer stops along the way! Presale registration for this event...

Andrew McMahon uses his hardships to shine bright on Zombies On Broadway

Andrew McMahon uses his hardships to shine bright on Zombies On Broadway

Christopher Prenatt, Reporter
February 13, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Reviews

Andrew McMahon has proven time after time that he is a talented singer/songwriter. With Zombies on Broadway, his second album in his third project Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, he fully shows off his strongest work to date.  With nearly 20 years of songwriting skills with him, McMahon pours eve...

Bryan Eckenrode: A Life of Celebrating Strings

Bryan Eckenrode:  A Life of Celebrating Strings

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
February 10, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

SUNY Buffalo State’s Music Department will soon kick off their latest installment in a series of musical performances called “Celebrate Strings.”  The latest performer is Professor Bryan Eckenrode accompanied by his greatest friend, the cello.  This performance is only a notch on the storied...

tardigrade. release powerful political debut single “Hypnopaedia”

tardigrade. release powerful political debut single “Hypnopaedia”

Christopher Prenatt, Reporter
February 10, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Reviews

Melodic hardcore punk band tardigrade. is the new project of Luke Mills, who works for the Connecticut based independent label Darth Fader Records. Based out of Philadelphia, PA, tardigrade. is a mixture of various bands, sounding similar to acts such as Title Fight, Propagandhi, and Minor Threat. Their...

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