California rock group keeps the beat with audience Jeremy Buck and The Bang rocked the audience with its upbeat performance in the Student Union Cafeteria Feb. 29. Presented by Student Activities, the Los Angeles rock trio performed music from their latest album "Fools Gold," as well as classic cover songs.
Indie hip-hop super group Atmosphere has been on a roll of album releases lately, with a double EP a few scant months ago, and...
Some movies get all of the advertising because it's assumed that they are going to be immediate blockbusters. Others get no advertising and end up being the real winners no one has ever heard of before. That is the case with "How to Lose Friends and Alienate People.
Sake, like wine produced from grapes, is the product of fermentation. Similar to traditional grape wine, it has traditions associated with tasting. “Junmai” refers to how polished the rice used in the fermentation process is. Junmai-grade rice is regulated for other aspects of quality as well.
"Mundus Canis: A Guitar and Percussion Concert" will take place Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the UAA Fine Arts Building. Tickets are $9.99 for students, $14.99 for seniors and military and $19.99 for adults.
In most video games and movies, the average thugs have no chance of defeating the hero, even when they attack in a group. Although Ryu Hayabusa, the heroic ninja of the "Ninja Gaiden" series, can defeat dozens of enemies in a row, the game is challenging enough that a normal group of thugs will take Ryu down quickly if players aren't on their toes.
"Transatlantic Hullabaloo" currently showing at the Hugh McPeck art gallery is a shotgun blast of creativity.
Clinging to the coattails of other bands by regurgitating the garage rock presence and attitude of the Kinks and the Rolling Stones has elevated Swedish quintet The Hives into a position of fame. Their second full-length major label (Universal/Interscope) effort, "The Black and White Album," is as clichéd as the album title itself.
Prepare to die. Not only does this serve as the URL for the “Dark Souls“ official website (www.preparetodie.com), but also some practical advice for...
There’s more to the magic of the theater than most people realize. In the first of TNL’s two part series, ‘Behind the Scenes,’ TNL explored the often under-appreciated work of scene design and construction, lighting, and sound design. The backstage work doesn’t end there, however. Long before the cast has been chosen, directors meet with designers in order to convey their vision of the production. One of those is the costume designer.
Finally, there is hip-hop with manners. The best part is that It's right here in Anchorage. Founded by local emcee Odyssey, Indefinate Etticate is on the rise. Their mission: hip-hop with a message. "Its not the radio shake ya booty kind of [stuff]," Odyssey said.
There was a day when “The Chronic” reigned supreme. Dr. Dre brought the synthesizer to hip-hop and no Los Angeles club would be the same for years to come. In the 80’s, socially conscious hip-hop, like De La Soul’s “3 Feet High and Rising” and A Tribe Called Quest’s “The Low End Theory,” dominated the rap landscape. Groups like N.W.A rose to prominence with “Straight Outta Compton” and two members from that group, Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, would find fame with critically and commercially acclaimed solo releases.
What is there to say about the newest UAA theatre production "The Women Of."? Not only was the acting superb, but also the stage itself was something to be in awe over. As one enters the Mainstage Theatre of the Fine Arts Building, the fi rst reaction is a subtle gasp when one takes in the sight of a desolate wasteland that the stage has become.
It’s safe to say that a great number of us grew up wanting to be a starship captain. Negotiating with fantastical creatures, researching strange new life forms, working through encounters with hostile space pirates — the life of the captain is a compelling one.
Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and love is in the air. But when asked about the mythological love stories of old, many...