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Review: Kendrick Lamar’s Black Panther soundtrack exceeds expectations and respects African American culture

Review: Kendrick Lamar’s Black Panther soundtrack exceeds expectations and respects African American culture

Austin Morales, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Reviews, Showcase

When you think of a movie soundtrack, what comes to mind? Is it symphonies performing grand scores? Or electronic music buzzing from each headphone? Marvel changed it all up when they decided to do the music for their upcoming film, Black Panther. With Kendrick Lamar taking the reigns as curator, after ...

Review: Justin Timberlake gives lackluster performance despite colorful Prince tribute

Review: Justin Timberlake gives lackluster performance despite colorful Prince tribute

Austin Morales, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, Reviews, Showcase

If you were a part of the rest of America this past Sunday night, you saw the most watched sporting event of the year: The Super Bowl. This year the two teams that fought for league victory were the New England Patriots for their second straight year at the Super Bowl versus the Philadelphia Eagles....

Throwback Thursday: The funniest Super Bowl Halftime show that changed history

Throwback Thursday: The funniest Super Bowl Halftime show that changed history

Edwin J. Viera, Opinion Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, OPINION, Showcase, Throwback Thursday

Sketch comedy has always been a versatile field that is not for the weak of humor. However, one show broke ground for new styles of humor as well as different ways of attempting a sketch comedy show. In Living Color, which ran on FOX from 1995 to 1999, brought the comedic styles of James “Jim” Carrey, ...

Review: Netflix surprises all with release of the new Cloverfield film

Review: Netflix surprises all with release of the new Cloverfield film

Max Wagner, Columnist

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, Film, Showcase

Netflix has done it again. On Sunday, one of the biggest televised events of the year was held, Super Bowl LII, and with that comes the commercials. Trailers foor upcoming films were expected. For a time it was rumored that a “Solo: A Star Wars Story” teaser was on the docket and that was certainly...

Buy a valentine at a pop-up, laugh at a comedy club or ski this weekend with Step Out Buffalo

Buy a valentine at a pop-up, laugh at a comedy club or ski this weekend with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Partner

February 6, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, Recent Stories, Showcase, Step Out Buffalo

Mountain Man Day- If you're one of the lucky ducks who managed to get out of going to class on Fridays, you should def consider taking a mini road trip  out to Holiday Valley with some friends for this full day event! You'll probably want to bring your mountain man gear for some intense winter activ...

Review: Women of WWE lead Royal Rumble in spectacular fashion

Review: Women of WWE lead Royal Rumble in spectacular fashion

Max Wagner, Columnist

February 1, 2018


Filed under Column, CULTURE, Reviews, Showcase

My love for professional wrestling began all the way back in middle school, when my young mind believed it to be the completely real and one of the coolest things to ever exist. Practicing Swanton Bombs into my grandmother's pool led me to join my school's wrestling team, where I thought I would be performing...

Laugh, shop and compete in a poutine eating contest this weekend with Step Out Buffalo

Laugh, shop and compete in a poutine eating contest this weekend with Step Out Buffalo

Step Out Buffalo, Partner

January 30, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, Recent Stories, Showcase, Step Out Buffalo

Edge Comedy Night- 103.3 The Edge is hosting a comedy 🎬night Wednesday at Helium Comedy Club for a general admission price of only $5 (but make sure to buy your ticket ahead of time- at least 2 hours before the show)! You can even make this the PERFECT date night by purchasing the "dinner & sh...

lovelytheband Show Buffalo Why They’re Lovely

lovelytheband Show Buffalo Why They’re Lovely

Chris Prenatt, Culture Editor

December 18, 2017


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

The third night of Alternative Buffalo’s Kerfuffle Before Christmas at Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson St., went off with a bang, and it was all due to opener lovelytheband. The Los Angeles, Calif., alt-pop trio composed of vocalist Mitchy Collins (ex-Oh Honey,) guitarist Jordan Greenwald and drummer...

Every Time I Die’s 13th Annual Christmas Show is Nothing But Incredible

Every Time I Die’s 13th Annual Christmas Show is Nothing But Incredible

Chris Prenatt, Culture Editor

December 17, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, CULTURE, NEWS, Reviews

Looks like Buffalo still knows how to party. Buffalo RiverWorks, 359 Ganson St., had its roof blown off by all the energy that ‘Tid the Season, a one-day festival created by local legends Every Time I Die, brought to the venue all day Saturday, December 16. Every Time I Die decided to turn their...

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