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Shirola: Elton John brings good music, important messages to fans at the United Center

Wesley Shirola, Daily Columnist

October 30, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Opinion

I’ve had the pleasure to be a fan of Sir Elton John since I was 5 years old, and I am immensely thankful to him and his music for inspiring me to become a pianist and singer myself. When John announced in January 2018 that...

Balk: Appreciate your time at NU, and all the people who make it special

Tim Balk, Gameday Editor

November 21, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

It hit me like a bullet train. A week early, actually. At halftime of Northwestern football’s penultimate home game of the season, I snuck out of the press box and into the upper deck. I stood in the frozen slush and looked down at Ryan Field, soaking up the back end of four years, uns...

Music Review: Five must-listen albums of 2012

Jennifer Suh, Assistant Campus Editor

January 7, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Music, Songs, The Current

During the second half of 2012, many musicians returned with highly anticipated new albums. Although there were a lot of high-quality releases last year, here is a list of five albums that you should not have missed. Ellie Gouldin...