The Daily Northwestern

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...

From reggaeton to K-Pop, broaden your musical horizons

Sofia Rada, Blogger

February 19, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs, Music

People like to be passionate about music. Whether the DJ changes genre, artist or song, someone at the party will have a reaction. Maybe multiple people will. Sometimes that means people will stop dancing and instead stand still,...

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October 10, 2013

The Rundown: Week of Feb. 18

Annie Bruce, Writer

February 21, 2013

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

Sources report Gwyneth Paltrow wants to move beyond acting and be more like Jessica Simpson. Yes, you read that right. The source says the Academy Award-winning actress will still do some acting on the side, but she really wan...

The Rundown: Week of Feb. 11

Annie Bruce, Writer

February 13, 2013

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

“The Walking Dead” returned for the second half of its third season to 12.3 million viewers, the highest the series has ever seen. The AMC hit drama tells the story of a group trying to survive the zombie apocalypse....

Musical dates for Valentine’s Day

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

February 12, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs, Wildcat Tracks

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and this year there are some great Chicago concerts to make your holiday more memorable than ever. Whether you’re single, taken or in some complicated mess, the Windy City has you...

Insert Coin: ‘No Stopping, No Warping, No Dying’ made the gamer inside me tear up

Will Podlewski, Columnist

February 5, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Reviews, Technology (Current), The Current, Theater

Video gaming isn’t cheap. With a torrent of online passes, downloadable content and system peripherals taking a huge bite out of gamers’ wallets, it’s harder than ever to get a decent value when you plunk down your hard-earned cas...

New musicians to bet on in 2013

Celia Skaggs, Blogger

January 21, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Current Blogs, Wildcat Tracks

For me, the 2012 year in music can be summed up in three words: call, me and maybe. If anything, Carly Rae Jepsen’s incredible rise to the top of the charts (and hearts) of pop-culture enthusiasts shows that in music these days,...

Here We Go Again: Quotes of the week

Annie Bruce, Reporter

October 4, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

Public figures say the darndest things. Here are our picks for the best, worst and most hilarious quotes of the week. “It just appeared to me there was something off, that he started looking like me.  So that’s when I...