Music

An evacuation, torrential downpour and hour and a half wait couldn’t keep fans away from day two of Pitchfork Music Festival Saturday July 20. After a little bit of chaos and a lot of rain, …

Music

Bringing together the dark synth pop typical of The Neighbourhood and elements of hip hop, Jesse Rutherford, known simply as Jesse, took over a sold-out Subterranean (2011 W. North Ave.) May 3. Hearts <3 and …

Music

On a college budget, saving up the money to get away is an arduous task. But these fests boast the lineups, art hubs and invigorating locations to prove they might just be worth it. Governors …

Music

Psychedelic rock powerhouse Cage the Elephant’s fifth studio album, “Social Cues,” released April 19, further established its place in the alternative rock scene. The Kentucky natives stick to their roots with another album of thought-provoking …

Music

Forget Christmas, Record Store Day, which was April 13 this year, is the best day of the year for many music lovers and vinyl collectors around the world, myself included. Ever since two of my …

Higher Education-2019

Catholicism opposes the use and legalization of recreational drugs, such as marijuana. Dr. Lauren O’Connell, a theology professor at Loyola, said the reasoning is the effects these drugs have on rationality and interpersonal relationships.  Humans …

Food

At the fourth annual Chicago Donut Fest, the donuts outnumbered the people, resulting in full stomachs and satisfied taste buds. Twelve Chicago bakeries handed out samples of their sweet treats to the crowd of dessert …

Music

Like many college students, the members of indie rock band Wallows are a group of 20-somethings trying to figure life out. The biggest difference: they just dropped a debut album about it.  Released March 22, …