All posts by Jessica Colarossi

About Jessica Colarossi

  • A Capella Overboard at QU

    With all of the shenanigans of May Weekend, it’s easy for on-campus events to be overshadowed, but those who decided to stick around last Friday night were given a musical treat with Boston-based a cappella group Overboard....

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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  • Fall Out Boy works to ‘Save Rock and Roll’

    Nobody thought it would happen again; but Fall Out Boy has released a new full-length album fully re-charged and celebratory of their reunion, which was announced this past February. Save Rock and Roll was officially released April...

    • Posted April 24, 2013
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  • Paramore’s new sound won’t dissappoint

    Paramore has finally returned after four years with a packed 17-track, self-titled album released through Fueled By Ramen. Released on April 9, the album quickly proves that this early 2000s punk rock group has changed in more...

    • Posted April 17, 2013
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  • RAVE: Jurassic Park in 3D

    It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s a Pterodactyl? On Friday, director Steven Spielberg’s famous digitally animated dinosaurs from 1993’s “Jurassic Park” will be stomping back to theaters in 3-D and IMAX. Longtime fans will be...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • The shifting landscape of television in the 21st century

    “Okay how ’bout this: a single white girl in the city working at a magazine,” proposed an NBC executive during season 2 episode 9 of Fox’s hit television series, “Family Guy.” “Will you guys hear yourselves? This...

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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  • Culture Shock 3/6

    New Super-Group Band Forming Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready, former Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan, and former Screaming Trees’ drummer Barrett Martin have formed a supergroup and are collaborating on music. According to Rolling Stone magazine, the...

    • Posted March 6, 2013
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  • ‘First Wave’ sweeps students off their feet

    Members of First Wave Hip Hop and Urban Arts Learning Community highlighted Black History Month on campus Feb. 21, filling Burt Kahn with a unique combination of music, dance and spoken word. Sixty students are involved with...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • WRECK: Icy pathways uneccessary and dangerous

    With winter comes snow, with snow comes ice, and with ice comes the unavoidable slip-and-slides that used to be sidewalks. Many Quinnipiac students have gone through bone-breaking falls and head spinning collisions walking to and from classes,...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • Wanted: Warped Tour details

    When some people picture summer, their minds fill with images of sandy beaches and Pina Coladas. For others, they think of a concrete parking lot, dripping sweat and ten stages filled with hundreds of their favorite musicians....

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Holiday Songs Go Punk

    Families across America play classic Christmas songs, such as “White Christmas” by Bing Crosby, or Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You,” throughout the house during the holiday season. But these songs dominate the radio...

    • Posted December 5, 2012
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  • RAVE: Ombre Hair

    Ombre, a French term that translates to“shaded,” refers to any gradation of color. It’s applied to clothing, fabric, or the latest trend, hair. Countless A-list celebs have the hairstyle and add their own twist to it. Between...

    • Posted November 14, 2012
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  • Bronze Radio Return to perform at Toad’s Place

    Hartford-based band Bronze Radio Return is still scheduled to perform Thursday, Nov. 1 at Toads Place, despite Hurricane Sandy’s effect on the Northeast. This six-man band, each sharing an interest in music rooted in blues and jazz,...

    • Posted October 31, 2012
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  • Music for Meals hits The Space

    People walked into the The Space Friday, Oct. 26, where masks, string lights, abstract paintings and other forms of art lined the walls. WQAQ’s Music for Meals benefit concert, featuring three bands, Trollllort, Hiya Dunes and headliner...

    • Posted October 31, 2012
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  • Jared Mahone Gives Unique Performance

    For the third time, Quinnipiac University hosted Jared Mahone, a beatboxing, soul-driven musician from Ohio. The coffeehouse setting in the Mount Carmel Dining Hall set listeners up for a relaxing and melodious night. On stage, Mahone comes...

    • Posted September 19, 2012
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