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Kill The Clock removes bias that all pop-punk bands sound the same

Kill The Clock removes bias that all pop-punk bands sound the same

Bethany Clancy, Staff Music Critic

February 1, 2019

Kill The Clock, a pop-punk band from Buffalo, is quickly starting to gain popularity not only in their local scene but all over the United States. To ring in the new year, Kill The Clock celebrated by releasing a much-anticipated EP, “Doll Motion.” The band began recording the seven-song EP ...

The Herd: THIS executes grit-pounded riffs and garage-punk soul, as well as crazy dance moves

The Herd: THIS executes grit-pounded riffs and garage-punk soul, as well as crazy dance moves

Zachary Lewis, Music writer

January 30, 2019

Local music is thriving! There are so many musicians illuminating Buffalo’s music scene. The city and its suburbs carry an impressive list of venues and you can catch a show seven nights a week. New bands are crawling out of the woodwork, experimenting and creating sound with high energy and innovation. THIS,...

Tid The Season for local Buffalo bands

Tid The Season for local Buffalo bands

Bethany Clancy, Music Critic

December 29, 2018

December 15 marks a very important day in history for the Buffalo hardcore band Every Time I Die. After hosting their fifteenth year of Christmas shows, the City of Buffalo proclaimed December 15, Every Time I Die Day. The Proclamation was signed by Delaware District Council Member Joel P. Feroleto...

The Champions of the Box Office: Creed II

The Champions of the Box Office: Creed II

Jasmine Huntley, Reporter

December 2, 2018

MGM, Warner Brothers, and New Line Cinema knocked out the box off during Thanksgiving holiday weekend with the release of “Creed II”. The boxing film came in second on the box office list, also making it the biggest debut for an action film release on Thanksgiving day. “Creed II” dire...

Beautiful Boy Movie Review

Beautiful Boy Movie Review

Kyle Fallon, Reporter

November 27, 2018

Movies often portray action heroes, love stories or are there to make us laugh, but movies like “Beautiful Boy” are here to shed light on a problem that people face everyday and the heartbreak and pain it can cause people. “Beautiful Boy” is a film that combines the novels of father and son ,Da...

The Newest Holiday Tradition: Friendsgiving

The Newest Holiday Tradition: Friendsgiving

Brianna Baptiste, Opinion Editor

November 21, 2018

Through the treacherous journey we call college, one of the many things we gain is our beloved friends. As my mom would say, “college is where you make your real best friends for life.” Sometimes these friends turn into “family”. When that happens, it’s only right that you and your friends s...

Students perform in theater department’s Freshman Showcase

Students perform in theater department’s Freshman Showcase

Yomira Meregildo, Staff Photographer

November 18, 2018

Freshmen perform in the Donald Savage Flexible Theatre Building for the theater department's Freshman/Transfer Showcase. ...

Mid 90’s Proves That Jonah Hill is Much More Than a Funny Actor

Mid 90’s Proves That Jonah Hill is Much More Than a Funny Actor

Kyle Fallon, Reporter

November 14, 2018

An artistic drama about the importance of friendship as a kid isn’t what you would expect to get from first time director Jonah Hill, but it’s a movie that probably hits home for most. First time writer and director Jonah Hill mostly known for his rolls in “Super Bad” and “21 Jumpstree...

[PHOTO GALLERY] “The Color Purple” performed by Casting Hall Productions

[PHOTO GALLERY] “The Color Purple” performed by Casting Hall Productions

Aaron Bobeck, Photographer

November 12, 2018

Student members of Buffalo State's Casting Hall Productions performed "The Color Purple" over the last two weekends. Photos by our staff photographer Aaron Bobeck. To view a more extensive gallery, visit our photographer's website: https://www.aaronbobeckphotography.com/Buffalo-State/Casting-Hall-Productions-The-Color-Purple-Musical. ...

More than a wing city: Buffalo cuisine exceeds the blue-collar hype

More than a wing city: Buffalo cuisine exceeds the blue-collar hype

Kelsie Engert, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

We’ve all come across some version, arguably distorted or very real, of the classic “Buffalo wing,” or perhaps “Buffalo chicken.” Buffalo has branded its signature food. Placing the word “Buffalo” in front of a food or dish automatically sets the bar high--to what some would deem an unachievable...

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