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Primal Static shows less is more at Sugar City

Primal Static shows less is more at Sugar City

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor

May 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

In the midst of their tour promoting their latest EP, Panstylistic, Primal Static decided to drop in at Buffalo's DIY art space Sugar City (1239 Niagara St.). The band played alongside other acts such as Orange Friction, The Good Neighbors, and Johnny and the Man Kids. Hailing from Austin, Texas, P...

Prenatt’s Picks: 50 Bands to hear in 2017 (part four)

Prenatt’s Picks: 50 Bands to hear in 2017 (part four)

Chris Prenatt, Contributing Writer

May 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

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...

Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Movie Review: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews

It may sound like sacrilege now, but I did not care much for the first Guardians of the Galaxy, which became a huge hit in 2014.  The energetic, colorful, vibrant film was touted as a breath of fresh air by many.  But to this critic, it was just another story about a rag-tag team of anti-heroes who come tog...

Prenatt’s Picks: 50 bands you need to hear in 2017 (Part three)

Prenatt’s Picks: 50 bands you need to hear in 2017 (Part three)

Chris Prenatt, Contributing Writer

April 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

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...

Caribbean Students Organization sells out 730 tickets to Caribash within 24 hours

Caribbean Students Organization sells out 730 tickets to Caribash within 24 hours

Olimpcia Desamour, Reporter

April 26, 2017


Filed under Campus, CULTURE, NEWS, Recent Stories, Student Lifestyle

The Caribbean Students Organization has accomplished quite a lot. Right now they are currently the talk of the town, as they were creating some major buzz on campus this past week. This past week was all about involving students into their organization and promoting diversity and Caribbean cultural...

Albright-Knox to receive largest artist donation in its history

Albright-Knox to receive largest artist donation in its history

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Front Page, Recent Stories, Showcase

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery announced Tuesday that it will be entrusted with the entire estate of the one of the most influential artists of the 1960s, Marisol. “Marisol helped define the 1960s through her innovative and groundbreaking work, emerging as one of the most prominent artists of her...

Buffalo State Dance Association performs ‘Circle Dance in the Round’ this week

Buffalo State Dance Association performs ‘Circle Dance in the Round’ this week

Francesca Bond, Social Media Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Showcase

The Buffalo State Dance Association will perform “Circle Dance in the Round” from April 26-29 in the Donald Savage Flexible Theater. This show will be different from previous Dance Association shows because it is their first one in the flexible theater, which has a circular stage and seating on...

Kenan Center Gallery to pay homage to Charles Burchfield

Kenan Center Gallery to pay homage to Charles Burchfield

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

This coming Sunday will represent the fifty-first anniversary of the opening of the Kenan Gallery in Lockport, New York. The gallery will forever have Buffalo State ties in that the first exhibit to be housed at the gallery were works by Charles Burchfield, otherwise known as one-half the namesake...

Pride Alliance’s drag show to feature notable local, national names within drag community

Pride Alliance’s drag show to feature notable local, national names within drag community

Reuben Wolf, Arts Editor

April 23, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Recent Stories, Showcase

SUNY Buffalo State will host the annual Pride Alliance's drag show once again this week.  This showcase, however, will have a greater significance than past shows. Although Pride Alliance has put on drag shows in the past, this upcoming show may have not even happened if it had not been for the...

Prenatt’s Picks: 50 bands you need to hear in 2017 (Part two)

Prenatt’s Picks: 50 bands you need to hear in 2017 (Part two)

Chris Prenatt, Contributing Writer

April 22, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE

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...

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