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Closson: Beyond appearance of progress, Grammys remain stagnant in representation

Troy Closson, Opinion Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Back in November when the Grammy nominations were released, the selections were widely praised for unusually including a racially diverse group of artists — particularly within the Album of the Year nominees. Personally, I was...

Get pumped for DM 2014!

Aditi Bhandari, Blogger

March 4, 2014

Filed under Songs, The Current

​It’s time. ​After months of canning in the freezing snow and sending out email blasts to every single human being even remotely related to you, the weekend of Dance Marathon is finally here. For those who have done...

Five Words For: Bruno Mars’ halftime show

Kendall Siewert, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Music, Odds & Ends, The Current

Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers were already up against some serious odds. Following Beyonce is no easy task, especially when it comes to a Super Bowl halftime performance. However, they lived up to the hype in beco...

Relive the Grammys with a playlist of the winners and losers

Aditi Bhandari, Blogger

January 28, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Odds & Ends, The Current

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards were held Sunday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and once again it was a showcase of brilliant talent and very poor decision-making. Daft Punk and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis each won f...

Out of this world: Space Playlist

Ditty Bandhari, Columnist

October 31, 2013

Filed under Music, The Current

If you, like I, took Highlights of Astronomy with Prof. Dave Meyer then I believe you’ll know exactly where this playlist is coming from. I’m not a science-y person; I hated biology, sucked at physics and almost failed...