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Concert Review: New Found Glory celebrates 10 years

Michael Escañuelas Arts Editor It is hard to believe that it has been 10 years since the release of New Found Glory’s self-titled album. It feels like only yesterday that I was a young junior high school student buying that album and being amazed by how catchy, fast and energetic it was; it was all so new to me. Now I am in my 20s and along with my age, my music taste has grown beyond just simple... 

Music Review: Frightened Rabbits scare up a good album

Mark Vidal Editorial Director It is comforting to know that if Arcade Fire ever splits up and takes its beautiful music with them, we will now have “The Winter of Mixed Drinks” to help carry on. The band is called Frightened Rabbit, and if you have not yet heard its unique sound – complete with vulnerable vocals fused with strings and winds, much like the great Arcade Fire – you are missing... 

Happenings

‘Call of Duty’ Tournament The Campus Activities Board will host a “Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare 2” Tournament at noon Friday in the Campus Center. The tournament will award $100 prize to the winner. For more information call 909-593-3511, ext. 4424 ‘Side Effects’ A reception for the exhibit “Side Effects I Didn’t Expect” by Curtis Stage will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Harris... 

Groove Session combines influences

Groove Session combines influences
Manny Sanchez, Ronnie Sanchez and Sarven Manguiat, make up the band, Groove Session. The trio comes from Ontario, where all three attended Montclair High School. The band’s music encompasses funk, rock, and jazz. Groove Session will perform Saturday in Palm Springs. / photo by Nicholas Mitzenmacher Michael Escañuelas Arts Editor The joy of going to a bar and listening to a good jam band may be long... 

Musikabend concert explores German culture

Musikabend concert explores German culture
Musikabend, hosted by the Scripps College German and Music Departments on Tuesday, offered an evening of German poetry and music. Closing the evening’s event, Charles W. Kamm, conductor of the Claremont Concert Choir and the Claremont Chamber Choir of the Joint Music Program, directed two pieces, “Abendlied” and “Der Abend,” by Johannes Brahms. Kamm earned a bachelor’s degree from Earlham... 

New exhibit encourages exploration

New exhibit encourages exploration
Artist hopes to inspire students with Carlson Gallery show.   Professor of Photography Gary Colby and student Krishne Chelliah chat with photographer Marc Mailin via iChat during the reception for his exhibition in the Carlson Gallery, “Phenomenal Conciousness,” which features infra-red photographs. The reception was held March 25 and the exhibition will remain in the Carlson Gallery until... 

Concert Review: Manchester Orchestra sells out Troubadour

Michael Escañuelas Arts Editor It is hard to believe that only three years ago Manchester Orchestra came out with a little known album called “I’m Like a Virgin Losing a Child.” The album struck a chord with many people with its diverse sound of quiet guitars, rocking breakdowns, and emotional lyrics. Now the band has released their second full length album, “Mean Everything to Nothing”... 

Happenings

‘The Message’ The Muslim Student Association will show the film “The Message” at 5 p.m. Friday in the Campus Center Ballroom. The film follows the story of Hamza, the Muslim prophet Moham­mad’s uncle and their struggle in turning people in Mecca away from idolatry and toward Allah. The event will be first come, first served and will include free pizza, snacks and drinks. For more information... 

Bunny Gunner Gallery offers a feast for the eyes

Bunny Gunner Gallery offers a feast for the eyes
Patrons take a bite out of the ‘All U Can Eat’ exhibit. The Bunny Gunner Art Gallery is showing the “All U Can Eat” exhibition. The show features several artists with some simple guidelines. Phillip Graffham views the art which features a variety or works ranging from photography to ceramic tile paintings. The “All You Can Eat” gallery exhibition will be open through Tuesday. The... 

Claremont Symphony hits all the right notes

Claremont Symphony hits all the right notes
The music of composers Carl Maria von Weber and Ludwig van Beethoven filled the air at the Garrison Theater on Saturday. / photo by Christopher Guzman Tiffany Spears Staff Writer The music of composers Carl Maria von Weber and Ludwig van Beethoven filled the air at the Garrison Theater on Saturday. During the Claremont Orchestra’s Winter Concert, performers enchanted an audience of about 120 people... 
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