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LBSU has lunch with Madeleine Mayi

LBSU has lunch with Madeleine Mayi

March 20, 2019

The sounds of soft crooning and guitar strumming spilled through the doors and open windows of the University Student Union Wednesday afternoon. Madeleine Mayi played through the slid-open windows of the...

Daniel Caesar brings melodies to the ‘mid

Daniel Caesar brings melodies to the ‘mid

March 17, 2019

Three familiar drum beats pierced through the buzz of the audience as Daniel Caesar strolled onto stage in the Walter Pyramid and went straight to the microphone to begin his harmonic serenade of “Japan...

‘Birdman’ to the beat of the drums

‘Birdman’ to the beat of the drums

March 17, 2019

Professional drummer Antonio Sanchez performed at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Friday, free-form drumming along with the movie “Birdman,” a film whose score was produced solely by him. ...

Don’t fall asleep to Epik High’s latest EP “Sleepless In __________”

Don’t fall asleep to Epik High’s latest EP “Sleepless In  __________”

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

March 13, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews, Showcase, Today

South Korean hip-hop trio Epik High, released its first independently produced EP “Sleepless in __________” March 11, and to call it melancholic would be an understatement. Drawing inspiration from the sleep disorder, insomnia, the album explores all sides...

Solange hits home with new album, ‘When I Get Home’

Solange hits home with new album, ‘When I Get Home’

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

March 6, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews

It’s been three years since we’ve heard from Solange Knowles. Last week, she dropped the album we’ve all been waiting for, “When I Get Home.” In this quick album, there’s funk, there’s keybo...

Up and coming SoundCloud acts bring something different

Up and coming SoundCloud acts bring something different

February 26, 2019

About 100 students filled the dark auditorium to listen to the rising “bedroom pop” artists Katzù Oso, undercard and Yeek, the headliner, with 22 West DJs coordinating the event. Associated Students Inc.’s 22 West Media ...

Daniel Caesar’s palace

Daniel Caesar’s palace

February 24, 2019

Grammy winning R&B artist Daniel Caesar is coming to Long Beach state next month. Associated Students Inc. announced Sunday that Caesar will be performing at the Walter Pyramid for the Big Event this year. ...

The ultimate finals playlist

The ultimate finals playlist

Faith Petrie, Arts and Life Editor

December 9, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Today

Music is an integral part of my life. So much so, I can barely go more than an hour without putting my mangled headphones in my ears — yes, I’m sadly Airpod-less. Music motivates me to get through anythi...