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With ‘Damn.’ Kenderick Lamar remains at the top of his game

With ‘Damn.’ Kenderick Lamar remains at the top of his game

Chris Prenatt, Contributing Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

Kendrick Lamar gave everyone the album they've been waiting for last Friday, April 14. The album has been anxiously and hotly anticipated since Lamar surprisingly dropped the first single, "HUMBLE," March 30 to rave reviews. With the album finally out, there really is not much to say about it other...

Prenatt’s picks: 50 bands and artists to look out for in 2017 – part one

Prenatt’s picks: 50 bands and artists to look out for in 2017 – part one

Chris Prenatt, Staff Writer
April 15, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Reviews

Although a third of 2017 is behind us, there is still plenty of music to come. While most of you might be listening to your favorite bands from years ago, don't sleep on the up-and-coming talent out there that you aren't paying enough attention to. Over the course of five weeks, The Record will introduce...

Lacrosse fights to surpass .500

Lacrosse fights to surpass .500

Marcos Watkins, Reporter
April 10, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Women's Rugby, Women's Sports

Things have not been easy for the lady Bengals of lacrosse as they are more than halfway through the season. Buffalo State has not only sputtered to a 4-5 record overall, but have had to deal with unpredictable weather that led to their games against Lycoming being cancelled. When asked about how...

‘Logan’ breathes new life into the X-Men series

‘Logan’ breathes new life into the X-Men series

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

eThink back to the summer of 2000.  We had just recovered from the Y2K mass hysteria, Bush had just edged Gore, and an unheard of quarterback named Tom Brady was about to be drafted to the New England Patriots in a couple months.  The latest superhero movie was Batman and Robin, and that was a coloss...

Bills need to bolster wide receiver position during offseason

Bills need to bolster wide receiver position during offseason

Zachary Memmott, Reporter
February 27, 2017
Filed under Column, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This is the second part of a series on offseason moves the Buffalo Bills would benefit from.  The Buffalo Bills need wide receiver help, and the Bills need it now. Sammy Watkins is a stud, don’t get me wrong, but he’s gotten injured more times in his three-year career than Peyton Manning did in 1...

‘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...

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