Modern Baseball stops in Pawtucket on tour

  The alternative rock band Modern Baseball swung through Pawtucket Tuesday night while on their 2015 tour, selling out The Met with enthused fans and college-esque jokes. Tiny Moving Parts, an indie-rock family band from...

Student comedian talks stand-up

For many students at the University of Rhode Island, just getting up in front a classroom full of peers can be nerve-wracking, nevermind attempting to be funny in a room full of strangers. Viki...

Phi Kappa Psi plans for 2016 talent competition

The University of Rhode Island chapter of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity is in the preliminary stage of planning for their first talent competition, entitled “Rhode to Stardom”, set to take place in 2016....

Rhody Rhapsodies, URI’s new a capella group

Though the group is still in its first year of performing, the University of Rhode Island’s a capella group, Rhody Rhapsodies, is already well on its way to harmonizing like professionals. If you aren’t familiar...

Social Media: hurting or helping the music industry

  It is no secret that social media has influenced the music industry in a major way, but in this modern technology age, do we take these advances for granted? Thinking about how much social media...

URI music club hosts variety show, open mic

Many student organizations at the University of Rhode Island dedicate themselves to helping others, but Strike a Chord is unique, because they are helping to achieve this through music. Earlier this month, Strike a Chord...

Review: ‘Italian American Reconciliation’

On Sunday, University of Rhode Island Theatre captured a crowd’s attention during its presentation of “Italian American Reconciliation” and the crowd’s attention was immediately caught up with the witty Italian banter and flair towards...

‘Jaws’ in the pool, an immersive movie experience

In the summer of 1975, moviegoers everywhere flocked to the nearest theater to see Steven Spielberg’s “Jaws.” Made on a budget of just $7 million, the film brought in over $470 million worldwide, as...

Fall TV Recap

Thanks to basic cable networks, HBO, and Hulu or Netflix, there’s more TV to watch than ever before, but picking up a new show can be a time commitment. With so many TV shows to...

Ghost/Light shines in FAC

“Haunt me in the dark as if to touch what you cannot feel,” these words softly glow through the dark of gallery room A100 in the University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center. The...

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