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Songs of the Summer

Songs of the Summer

September 7, 2016

By Meredith Nardino There is no doubt 2016 has been a consistently exciting year for new music, and this summer, that excitement only grew stronger; several breakout artists began to make names for ...

Thank God Blonde Is Good

Thank God Blonde Is Good

September 7, 2016

By Jack McLoone It took four years, but in finally have more from Frank Ocean for our ears to fall in love with. If you have not listened yet and are waiting for the album to come out on your streaming ...

Matt and Kim Energizes Crowd

Matt and Kim Energizes Crowd

May 4, 2016

By Bailey Hosfelt This past Saturday marked Fordham’s 36th annual Spring Weekend concert and allowed students, whether first or fourth-timers, to spend an unforgettable afternoon on Martyr’s Lawn with their fellow Rams. Fordha...

Woman of the Hour: Mandy Lee

Woman of the Hour: Mandy Lee

May 4, 2016

By Erin Cabrey  New York City holds countless concerts every day of the week. That being said, performances like MisterWives’ at the Music Hall of Williamsburg are hard to find. The woman responsib...

“Ramblers Inc.”

“Ramblers Inc.”

May 4, 2016

By Leo Weaver Fordham’s oldest a cappella group, The Ramblers, left students, friends and family in an upstanding encore last Friday at their end of the year showcase, “Ramblers Inc.” The all-male group has been entertaining Fordha...

Purple Reign Has an Abrupt Physical End

Purple Reign Has an Abrupt Physical End

May 4, 2016

By Kwamesha Joseph  On April 21, the world unexpectedly lost another legendary musician: Prince. For most people, the first thing that comes to mind when they hear Prince’s name is his album, Purple...

Private Caller Named Battle of the Bands Runner-Up

Private Caller Named Battle of the Bands Runner-Up

April 27, 2016

By Bailey Hosfelt Private Caller is a rock band comprised of five Fordham students — Roger King Jr., lead vocalist, FCRH ’18; Jeremiah Hyslip, lead guitarist, FCRH ’18; Aaron Laub, drummer, FCRH ...

The Art of Singing Outside the Box

The Art of Singing Outside the Box

April 27, 2016

By Meredith Nardino  With live radio shows like the “Live Lounge” and “Like a Version,” created by UK’s BBC Radio One and Australia’s Triple J respectively, there has been a new fascination surrounding artis...

Fordham Junior Finds His Own Rhythm as a DJ

Fordham Junior Finds His Own Rhythm as a DJ

April 27, 2016

By Pat Costello Believe it or not, Spring Weekend is upon us. The Campus Activities Board (CAB) has lined up a plethora of guest speakers and musical acts, but one of the most interesting aspects of t...

Spring Showcase: Satin Dolls Hit a High Note

Spring Showcase: Satin Dolls Hit a High Note

April 27, 2016

By Annemarie Marconi  At first glance, the songs “Vienna” by Billy Joel, “Our Own House” by MisterWives and “Wild Things” by Alessia Cara do not have much in common. However, on Friday n...

Drowsy Joy to Open for Matt and Kim

Drowsy Joy to Open for Matt and Kim

April 27, 2016

By Bailey Hosfelt Drowsy Joy is an alternative/indie band of five Fordham sophomores — Sean O’Connor, lead vocalist and guitarist, GSB ’18; Ken Iselhart III, guitarist, FCRH ’18; Tyler “Newf”...

Noted: An Inside Look at Acappella from Fordham’s Hot Notes

Noted: An Inside Look at Acappella from Fordham’s Hot Notes

April 20, 2016

By Annemarie Marconi It was a warm Sunday night in April, and while many students were enjoying a late night chat on Eddie’s or finishing up assignments in the library, the Hot Notes were hard at work, practic...

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