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Destroy Boys, Sons of an Illustrious Father rock Schubas

Cailey Gleeson, Contributor Writer

June 23, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music, Showcase

As rain poured down outside, Schubas was packed to capacity as fans waited in anticipation for Destroy Boys and Sons of an Illustrious Father to take the stage on June 18. Sons of an Illustrious Father is comprised of vocalist and bassist Josh Aubin, vocalist and guitarist Lilah Larson and vocali...

The wait was worth it for ‘Incredibles 2’

The wait was worth it for ‘Incredibles 2’

Emma Oxnevad, Staff Writer

June 23, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The Incredibles are back! After 14 years of fans anxiously awaiting a follow up for Pixar’s favorite family, both adults and children alike were finally granted a continuation of “The Incredibles” with “Incredibles 2” debuting on June 15. The film has dominated the box in its short run, gross...

Punk band Iceage headlines Chicago June 21

Alicia Maciel, Contributing Writer

June 21, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music, Showcase

Danish post-punk band Iceage takes the stage Thursday, June 21 at Chicago’s House of Vans. This year, the Vans House Parties series implemented a strategy with a more personal touch – providing headliners the opportunity to act as curators, hand-picking the supporting talent. With an on-site pers...

Cow Lamp

Garret Neal, Contributing Writer

June 5, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life

When settling in for a night at the movies, it is easy to take for granted how that movie actually got to the theater you’re sitting in. That’s where distribution companies come in; they help ensure films get to the right screens and right audiences. This process is relatively easy for Hollywood p...

’13 Reasons’ gets graphic in season two

’13 Reasons’ gets graphic in season two

Emma Oxnevad, Contributing Writer

May 29, 2018


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Note: This article contains spoilers for Seasons 1 and 2 of “13 Reasons Why,” as well as potentially triggering content. Netflix’s “13 Reasons Why” debuted its second season May 18, amongst much fan anticipation. The series, based on Jay Asher’s 2007 novel of the same name, was one of the...

St. Vincent DeJamz, May 29, 2018

St. Vincent DeJamz, May 29, 2018

Lacey Latch, Arts and Life Editor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

It’s finally the time for many of DePaul’s finest to pop on that flat, ill-fitting cap that marks the fact that you’ve finally finished spending money here. More importantly, the graduation ceremony denotes that, essentially, the real world is ready for you – whether you’re ready or not. Meanw...

What’s Fresh in Crime Documentaries

What’s Fresh in Crime Documentaries

Ally Zacek, Design Editor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist For all true crime aficionados, there is nothing more satisfying than solving the crime faster than the documentary unfolds. Diving into “Evil Genius,” however, is unlike any other true crime series. In this original Netflix f...

Steffan Argus, Shane get groovy at the Subterranean

Steffan Argus, Shane get groovy at the Subterranean

Cailey Gleeson, Contributing Writer

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

The Subterranean transformed into Neverland — and then a funeral — all in one night, as Steffan Argus and Shane Niemi took the stage on May 22. Embarking on his Funeral tour earlier this month, Niemi, a Los Angeles-based alternative musician, ended his series of processions in Chicago this past Friday. Ni...

Ferg at FEST

Ferg at FEST

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life

FEST is quintessentially DePaul. It’s a gathering of the wide variety of people that go here, all in one place. (Which is a much weirder experience than you’d think.) The basketball boys mixed with all the relatively unathletic folk and the frat boys made their presence known, as they always do. The f...

‘Jackass’ and the evolution of comedy

‘Jackass’ and the evolution of comedy

Amanda Krupp, Contributing Writer

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

For as long as anyone can remember, comedy has been an ever-evolving, boundary pushing genre with varying tastes for audiences everywhere. Over time, it has morphed from politically charged humor (such as in the films of Charlie Chaplin), to positive explorations of feminism (like “The Mary Tyler Mo...

Think Pink

Think Pink

Isaac Carrasco, Contributing Writer

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Fashion

Are you trying to switch up your sense of fashion? Trying to make your wardrobe exude confidence? Try the color pink. To think that pink is solely for girls is clearly outdated, according to this spring and summer’s latest trends. e color pink on men used to signify strength and vigor, but s...

Solo: A ‘Meh’ Story

Solo: A ‘Meh’ Story

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

With “Solo,” we are now officially four years/movies into Disney’s reign over the “Star Wars” license. It started with a familiar, yet fun feeling in “Force Awakens.” “Rogue One” wasn’t groundbreaking as a film, but it was intriguing to see what the plan was for these stand-alo...

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