Food trucks: the next step for game vendors

To celebrate the second day of Family Weekend, two food trucks and three food tents made up the University of Rhode Island’s Pre-Game Food Truck Festival on campus this past Saturday. The event, which was...

The Wild! opens for Steel Panther Saturday night

The band, The Wild!, will be performing in Providence on Sept. 29, bringing a fun rock-filled night to Rhode Island. It is evident that the band could not be more passionate about rock music and...

2 Chainz, others, perform at Field Day festival

The Ryan Center hosted its first Field Day festival on Friday night with headliners Dada Life and 2 Chainz, along with multiple openers. The doors opened at 7:00 p.m. with the electronic music group Decadence....

Ghost hunting at URI: Week four

Halloween is almost here, and unfortunately, that means this will be the last Ghost Hunting at URI column for the year. However, I have saved one of the best stories for last. I still...

Summer, 2018 – Sequels, prequels and a remake or two

Photo courtesy of IMDb. There’s no denying that since the beginning of time, classic stories have been remade, repackaged and retold. Nowadays fewer original stories are being created and classic stories are still resonating with...

Concert Review: The Front Bottoms

Indie-rock band, The Front Bottoms, ended their tour with an enthralling performance in Providence this past Monday night at Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel. To start, Elvis Depressedly, indie band from North Carolina, brought in Rhode...

Thoughts on Chance the Rapper’s historic, independent Grammy win

Chance the Rapper, Chancelor Bennett, not only won an award for New Best Artist last Sunday at the Grammy’s, but also won awards for Best Rap Album and Best Rap Performance. Like other Grammy...

Lee Brice performs at Ryan Center for 2016 tour

  Country musician Lee Brice took over The University of Rhode Island’s Ryan Center this past Saturday, performing for a crowd filled with cowboy hats, flannels and excitement. Opening up the show, Dylan Scott, a new...

Altering music after it is released; innovative or insincere?

  Hip-hop artist Kanye West has been known to push the boundaries of hip hop and popular music for most of his musical career. Love him or hate him, West is a well-known, creative and...

Citizen performs a sold-out show in Boston

Indie rock band, Citizen, stopped in Boston, Massachusetts, to perform to a sold out crowd at The Paradise Rock Club this past Sunday. First to the stage was Milk Teeth, a punk band from...

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