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September 29, 2014

Oberst still wowing crowd after 20 years of making music

Life & Arts Editor

September 28, 2014

Filed under Life And Arts, Life And Arts / Music

It does not matter if you are woman, man or squirrel, Conor Oberst’s sad-boy lyrics and passionate singing are bound to make your heart melt.In his 20th year of making music, Oberst is going as strong as ever with a new solo ...

Open Mic Night helps to bring together St. Edward’s community

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September 28, 2014

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It is well known that we live in the Live Music Capital of the World. Austin is very famous for its music scene, a atmosphere so prevalent it occupies every facet of life in Austin.St. Edward’s University is not exempt from th...

Washed Out turns Mohawk into dreamland

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September 18, 2014

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    Upon arriving at the Mohawk on Sept. 9, I had to squeeze my way through the moderately large crowd that had accumulated to get a good spot to catch the opening act: Small Black.The set was a refreshing combination of old a...

Ty Segall slays crowd at Mohawk

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September 14, 2014

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The show began with a local band Think No Think. With vocals similar to those of Led Zeppelin and a heavy use of bass and fuzzy electric guitars, they set the mood for the psychedelic rock that was to come.I was lucky enough t...

Float Fest Energizes Crowd

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September 14, 2014

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The annual Float Fest took place on Aug. 31 at Cool River Ranch in San Marcos.The lineup included a variety of genres, from local Texas rappers to alternative favorites like STRFKR, Portugal. The Man and Grouplove.Gates opened at ...

In case you missed it: five great underrated albums of 2014

Life & Arts Editor

April 14, 2014

Filed under Life And Arts, Life And Arts / Music

Tons of great music is being constantly released, so it is easy to miss out on some albums that you might actually love. Here are five great albums that came out in 2014 that you should pay attention to.1) “You’re Gonna Miss I...

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