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Music Review: Fall releases outshine summer hits

Des Delgadillo Staff Writer With the summer there came a noticeable lull in noteworthy music releases, forcing critics to dig deep for something to talk about. In hindsight, the summer lull was an indicator of big things to come in the world of music. That thing was the month of September. With fresh offerings from the Arctic Monkeys, Motorhead, Avicii, Placebo, Kings of Leon, Justin Timberlake and... 

Happenings

LeoFM Giveaway LeoFM will give away free tickets for Rob Zombie’s “Great American Nightmare” at the Fairplex starting Oct. 7. Listen and call 909-593-3511, ext. 4777, for a chance to win. Sundays at the Morgan Mariachi group Trio Ellas will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6 in Morgan Auditorium. There is a $20 suggested donation. ‘Out of Rubble’ The Harris Gallery is hosting a thematic... 

Mythology descends into ‘Divinity’

Mythology descends into ‘Divinity’
“Divinity Degenerate” by Mark Dean Veca is composed of Pegasus shaped silhouettes, painted in shades of orange to mimic the sunset. Veca is originally from Shreveport, La., and earned his BFA in painting at Otis Art Institute and has had his work shown throughout North America, Europe and Japan. Veca said he painted the entire wall orange and then painted over it with white and used a stencil to... 

Destruction uncovers spirituality

Destruction uncovers spirituality
Jonathan Reed, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, walks with Kathleen Weaver, assistant dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, through the Harris Art Gallery exhibition, “Out of Rubble” curated by Susanne Slavick. The photograph of the remains of the Halat-Fidar Bridge, north of Beirut, Lebanon, was made by Simon Norfolk in 2006. / photo by Sarah Golden Karla Rendon Assistant Editor The... 

Peppers bring Beatles back to life

Peppers bring Beatles back to life
Sgt. Peppers, a Beatles tribute band, performed Tuesday night on the Davenport Dining Hall patio and played a variety of the Beatles’ hits such as “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” “Yellow Submarine” and “Hey Jude.” Dan Carson imitates Paul McCartney, David Kaufman plays George Harrison, Jim Laspesa is Ringo Starr and Don Mendonca portrays John Lennon. Police stopped the show early due to noise... 

Lee ‘Delights’ patrons with universal classics

Liz Ortiz Staff Writer The lights dimmed and conversations halted as Genevieve Feiwen Lee took center stage at the Bridges Hall of Music at Pomona College for her “Keyboard Delights” concert on Saturday evening. Lee began the concert by performing the Sixth Prelude from “L’Art de toucher le Clavecin” and Huitieme Ordre in B from “Pièces de Clavecin,” both by François Couperin, on the... 

Happenings

Slam Poetry Auditions The ULV Spoken Wordplay group encourages students to participate in the fall slam poetry audition from 10 p.m. until midnight Oct. 3 in Morgan Auditorium. The event is an open mic. Sundays at the Morgan Mariachi group Trio Ellas will perform at 6 p.m. Oct. 6 in Morgan Auditor­ium. There is a $20 suggested donation. ‘Black Maps’ Photographer David Maisel’s exhibit, “Black... 

Old experiences influence Gratz’s groove

Old experiences influence Gratz's groove
Saxophonist Steve Alaniz and alum drummer Mike Bennett perform the piece “Potawatomi Trail” with the Reed Gratz Band Sunday in Morgan Auditorium. This concert was the first of a series called “Sundays at the Morgan.” / photo by Stephanie Ball Kristina Bugante Arts Editor The “Sundays at the Morgan” concert series kicked off with the jazzy sounds of the Reed Gratz Band Sunday in Morgan Auditorium. Heads... 

Dike reincarnated in watercolors

Dike reincarnated in watercolors
Claremont resident David Augsburger, a friend of the exhibition curator, comes to every opening in the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College. This watercolor painting, “Segovia, Spain, 1931,” was made during Philip Latimer Dike’s journey through Europe. Dike’s paintings from this time later became the “California style” of landscape painting. / photo by Celine Dehban Liz Ortiz Staff... 

Music Review: Riot grrrl pioneer adapts in ‘Run Fast’

Des Delgadillo Staff Writer As musicians make the ascent from basements to bars, from smoky clubs to raucous concert halls and from talented expressers to exemplary leaders, they amass a catalogue of sound that spans and defines a generation. But there comes a time in every musician’s career when they must sift through the sounds that defined them and choose between a newer, progressive style, or... 
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