All posts by Reid Engwall

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  • Local Natives break out of ‘indie’ box

    As the indie music movement begins to popularize, it’s important to take a look at the other bands present. Local Natives is one of those bands.

    • Posted March 30, 2011
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  • My time at Stewart’s rally

    As many of you might have heard, over the last month or so, satirical comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert planned to have a rally at the National Mall in Washington D.C. this past Saturday.

    • Posted November 3, 2010
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  • Make room on iPod for The Maine

    For anyone who has gone through what it takes to start a band, you will know what The Maine went through in making their first album “Can’t Stop Won’t Stop.”

    • Posted October 27, 2010
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  • Birthday sparks Lennon biopic

    John Winston Lennon was born on Oct. 9, 1940 in Liverpool, England, and if it wasn’t for the actions of a deranged fan on Dec. 8, 1980, he would have turned 70 last Saturday.

    • Posted October 19, 2010
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  • Get to know rough-and-tough Black Keys

    There’s something to be said for a band that works hard, doesn’t compromise and still makes it.

    • Posted October 12, 2010
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  • Soundgarden revived with ‘Telephantasm’

    “Telephantasm” marks the sixth studio album and the long-awaited return of the hard rock, grunge band Soundgarden.

    • Posted October 6, 2010
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  • Voted Most Random fills, rocks The Space [Video]

    The formula is simple: college kids who love Blink-182, instruments, and a contagious desire to have a good time. The answer is Quinnipiac’s own Voted Most Random.

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Weezer’s ‘Hurley’ a breath of fresh air

    Weezer has been making music since 1993, releasing seven studio albums for Geffen Records, along with various solo works of the band’s previous and current members. The release of “Hurley” on Sept. 14 marked the band’s eighth...

    • Posted September 22, 2010
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  • Vampire Weekend erupts in Holyoke

    Vampire Weekend played in Holyoke, Mass. on Sept. 13, and the band is arguably one of the best acts touring today.

    • Posted September 22, 2010
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