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Elias' Grammy Picks

Elias’ Grammy Picks

My personal picks and predicted winners for the major categories at this year's Grammy awards
December 19, 2019

The 62nd GRAMMY Awards are Jan. 26 on CBS, but the nominations in 84 categories have recently been released. This year has seen an excellent class of new artists and a whole host of new albums to review....

Save Christmas For After Thanksgiving

Save Christmas For After Thanksgiving

Ansley Chambers, Opinion Editor & Copy Editor December 3, 2019

At last, Thanksgiving has passed and it's time to truly get into the Christmas spirit. However, for many people, it's been Christmas time for months. I am here to give an oh-so-warm and heart-felt "thank...

Fire Lines and Flowetry

Fire Lines and Flowetry

Addie Soyski, Copy Editor October 30, 2017

Adorned with flannel and campfire goodies, a platform stands above a sea of students who look eagerly towards the spectacles unfolding in front of them. The little snaps turn into one big noise as students...

Singing Away at Cabaret

Tara Phillips, A&E Editor November 18, 2016

The choirs kicked off the evening with a night filled with jazz and choreographed dances. The cafeteria was transformed into a room with table cloths lined with delicate pastries and tea light candles....

Living Under a Rock: Music

Living Under a Rock: Music

In case you were wondering, the rock I live under, is very comfortable...
Lauren Rosenstock, Assistant Editor-In-Chief, Sports Editor December 6, 2015

The feeling of your heart dropping, or maybe it was a beat... Anyway, when you’re favorite artist releases a new single, or even worse, and entire album, it's startling. Just think of some of the...

Kiss Me Quick

Kiss Me Quick

MOXIE presents Nathan Sykes's newest single this year.
Lauren Rosenstock, Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Sports Editor October 15, 2015

In 2014, the British boyband sensation, The Wanted, broke up after one of five singers, Nathan Sykes, quit to pursue a solo career in music. 'Kiss Me Quick' is a modern take on jazz. There are notes...

The EPs: Van Damsel

Welcome to The EPs, a look into the music scene you might not know about. Photo at bottom by Jenna Fackrell.
Lauren Rosenstock, Writer April 4, 2014

Who knew the break up of a metal band would have driven these four artists to form their own group? Van Damsel’s music is described as “ [Rich’s] guitar backed up with layers of synths, my [Sebastien’s]...

The EPs: Windmills

The EPs: Windmills

Welcome to The EPs, a look into the music scene you might not know about. Photo by Jenna Fackrell.
Lauren Rosenstock, Writer February 12, 2014

When music is surrounding a person from an early age, many people might embrace the challenge of understanding the complex rules and theories it takes to learn an instrument. Cory Myraas, vocalists and...

The EPs: Outsides

The EPs: Outsides

Welcome to The EPs, a look into the music scene you might not know about. Photos by Jenna Fackrell.
Lauren Rosenstock, Writer February 11, 2014

Constantly surrounded by music from an early age, Tim Ellis, lead singer of Outsides, a local Kansas City band, began playing guitar and writing music when he was 10 years old. With his first band,...

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