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Thinktank, DePaul’s self-made Jewish rapper

Evelyn Baker

March 3, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

As Thinktank, Caleb Bromberg has created a grand total of five albums that encompass folk and rap music in which he, a self-described white suburban Jew, writes and raps or sings the entirety of them. Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz meets reality TV

St. Vincent’s DeJamz meets reality TV

Erin Yarnall

February 28, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Reality TV is a guilty pleasure for most Americans (it’s okay, you can admit you want nothing more than to binge watch another season of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians”). There’s nothing like watching people who have trainwrecks for lives (despite how much money they make) to make me feel better abo...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: amp up your workout

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: amp up your workout

Kirsten Onsgard

February 21, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Working out is horrible, and if you disagree you’re a stronger person than me. I will never be some sort of Soul Cycle yogi, high on sweaty, calorie burning vibes, and I’m totally fine with that. Read More »...

Bullet for My Valentine discusses new album “Venom”

Bullet for My Valentine discusses new album “Venom”

Erin Yarnall

February 17, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

After the release of their fifth album, "Venom," the Welsh heavy metal band, Bullet for My Valentine, is back on tour with help from Asking Alexandria. The band's Chicago stop on their "Venom" tour is taking place on Feb. 19 at the House of Blues. Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Black History Month

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Black History Month

Erin Yarnall

February 14, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Although it’s the shortest month, February is home to many beloved holidays, but perhaps one of the most important celebrations throughout the month is Black History Month. Since 1976, the duration of February has been spent honoring the lives of historic black people in the United States.  Read More &raq...

We the Kings headline second annual Polarpalooza event

We the Kings headline second annual Polarpalooza event

Erin Yarnall

February 14, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

“We want to make this room as hot and sweaty as possible,” We the Kings frontman Travis Clark said to the room of cold DePaul students who had ventured through the below-freezing weather outside. Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Valentine’s Day

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Valentine’s Day

Erin Yarnall

February 7, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Now that February is upon us, hearts and flowers are everywhere and love is in the air.  Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: anti-Valentine’s Day tunes

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: anti-Valentine’s Day tunes

Erin Yarnall

February 1, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and while it reminds people in relationships about the love they feel towards each other, for others, it reminds them of the empty feeling in their cold dead heart. If you find yourself like me in these early weeks of February, make sure to blast these songs and focus on you...

London duo Oh Wonder brings magic to Lincoln Hall

London duo Oh Wonder brings magic to Lincoln Hall

Alyssa Girdwain

January 26, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

London based duo Oh Wonder brought humble magic to a sold-out Lincoln Hall on Thursday. Read More »...

Musicians in ‘L’ stations brighten commutes for passengers

Musicians in ‘L’ stations brighten commutes for passengers

Mariah Woelfel

January 18, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

There are a few things you can count on when you are riding the Red Line to DePaul’s Loop campus: the sound of the conductor’s voice, sometimes apathetic, other times overly enthusiastic, announcing the next stop; the passenger on the phone broadcasting the woes of his or her dysfunctional relationship to the rest of the train car; and perhaps a faint smell of uri...

DePaul alums create book inspired by The Beatles

DePaul alums create book inspired by The Beatles

Megan Stringer

January 18, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

We all love something — but maybe not quite in the way that DePaul alum Jack Murphy loves The Beatles.  Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: David Bowie

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: David Bowie

DePaulia Staff

January 18, 2016


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

The entertainment world was dealt a heavy blow on Jan. 10, when David Bowie died from cancer. Read More »...

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