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Fitz and the Tantrums release new album with “All the Feels”

Fitz and the Tantrums release new album with “All the Feels”

Thomas Tedesco, Music Writer/Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

Nearly three years after the release of their highly acclaimed self-titled album that included the smash hit song, “Handclap,” pop band Fitz and the Tantrums return with their newest studio effort aptly titled, “All the Feels.” Clocking in at slightly over fifty-two minutes with seventeen songs ma...

Mean Girls Review

Mean Girls Review

Jessica Stoddard, Reporter

September 30, 2019

Imagine being sixteen years old and having your parents move you across the world, from Africa to America, to start a new life. Cady Heron is looking for human friends, only to find the Plastics, a group of mean girls who run the school. With the hope to fit in, Cady dons the high heels, lipgloss, and...

Two legends lost: remembering Eddie Money and Ric Ocasek

Two legends lost: remembering Eddie Money and Ric Ocasek

Thomas Tedesco, Music Writer/Staff Writer

September 24, 2019

Within the span of three days, the deaths of two legendary rock artists have shocked the music world. On September 15, vocalist and guitarist of The Cars, Ric Ocasek, died at his home in New York City from natural causes following recent surgery. Only two days prior, it was announced singer Eddie Mone...

Speaking the truth: English hangouts around Buffalo State

Speaking the truth: English hangouts around Buffalo State

Sarah Schreiber, Reporter

September 24, 2019

With September on its way out and October quickly approaching comes the closing down of summer activities and changing of the leaves and weather. Outdoor patios are being closed for the season, and colleges are fully underway into the semester. The shortcoming arrival of a new month also comes the r...

Stone Temple Pilots “Glide” in high energy show at the Rapids Theater

Stone Temple Pilots “Glide” in high energy show at the Rapids Theater

Thomas Tedesco, Music Writer

September 17, 2019

Legendary rock band, Stone Temple Pilots, made their return to the Rapids Theater in Niagara Falls, NY on Wednesday night. While they had previously played at the Town Ballroom in Buffalo last May, this is the first time the band has played in Niagara Falls in eight years and four days. Since that perfo...

The 1975 release controversial single “People”

The 1975 release controversial single “People”

Thomas Tedesco, Music Writer

September 7, 2019

“Wake up, wake up, wake up! It’s Monday morning,” shouts singer Matt Healy in the opening line of The 1975’s newly released single, “People.”  Behind the alarming vocal, the band lays down a simplistic heavy alternative rock sound with a sense of urgency. While the band has been categor...

Kinks Curls and Coils brings CurlFest vibes to Buff State

Kinks Curls and Coils brings CurlFest vibes to Buff State

Brianna Baptiste, Opinion Editor

April 24, 2019

When D’Asia Fleming talked about what the experience of CurlFest does to you, the only way she could do it was by comparing it to a flower blossoming. Last year, she attended NYC’s very own natural beauty festival for the first time, where she had, as she would describe it, an epiphany. “Growing...

You’re better off staying home and watching the original Pet Sematary

You’re better off staying home and watching the original Pet Sematary

Kyle Fallon, Reporter

April 23, 2019

There are times when nostalgia and a really good trailer get a lot of excitement for a movie when it is remade. Unfortunately, this remake wasn’t able to live up to the hyped up expectations that it made for itself.   While the original Stephen King adaptation of ‘Pet Sematary’ in 1989 fav...

The Herd: Dope City Kid, Veterans of the pop-punk scene

The Herd: Dope City Kid, Veterans of the pop-punk scene

Zachary Lewis, Music Writer

April 23, 2019

Veterans of the pop-punk scene, Dope City Kid are tearing it up in Buffalo! Pop-Soul-Punk Fusion is their creative take on the classics of punk and pop-punk mixed with soul-inspired ska-hearted riffs. You’ll have the uncontrollable urge to dance like crazy at a show. Immediately following the encore...

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