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Musician goes solo with sounds of ‘60s

Ben Elfland

April 22, 2016

Filed under Arts, Previews

The energy and sounds of the ‘60s will be on full display in Burlington in a modern context. Psychedelic rock artist Sam Cohen will be performing with White Denim at Higher Ground April 23. Cohen began his career in the ‘90s at a Berklee College of Music summer program in Boston. He founded his first group, Ap...

Student nonprofit hosts benefit concert

Jensen Wainwright

April 21, 2016

Filed under Arts, Arts Teaser, Previews

UVM’s Books4Equality will be hosting a free benefit concert on the Redstone Green May 4. Books4Equality is a recognized nonprofit organization aimed at providing free textbooks to college students. Live music, good food and a good cause is how director of business affairs for the organization, senior Spencer Reynolds,...

‘Star Wars’ takes a detour

‘Star Wars’ takes a detour

April 21, 2016

If you haven’t been living under a rock and have surfed the web recently, you might’ve watched t...

Trio shifts from subways to Higher Ground

Trio shifts from subways to Higher Ground

April 13, 2016

One band is bringing their sound from the subways of New York City to Burlington. Three-man band ...

Bison prepares SpringFest setlist

Bison prepares SpringFest setlist

April 7, 2016

It’s not often one comes across a group of musicians whose music is as tasty as their band name, bu...

Photography show exhibits community

Addie Beach

April 6, 2016

Filed under Arts, Previews

There’s more to find in the Davis Center than just dining and study space: it might also change the way students view the community. Throughout April, the Davis Center will be hosting a juried photo show to showcase photographers from UVM and the Burlington area.  The exhibit is being organized by the UVM student curatorial team, an organization that coordinates all of the art and e...

Wind ensemble creates worldly experience

Wind ensemble creates worldly experience

April 6, 2016

Some of Burlington’s most adept musicians will be performing on campus at the end of the week. The...

Artist interprets America

Artist interprets America

March 31, 2016

Art is often up for interpretation, evoking ideas unbounded in space or time. Erik Hougen, a young arti...

Folk group grows brotherhood

Folk group grows brotherhood

March 23, 2016

Red, mole, chili and green sauces mixed into a bed of chicken and rolled into a corn tortilla form what ...

SpringFest lineup announced

SpringFest lineup announced

March 22, 2016

The University Program Board announced the folk band The Head and the Heart will be headlining this y...

Comedian returning to Burly for round two

Comedian returning to Burly for round two

March 16, 2016

One comedian is most easily recognized by his voice. Kyle Kinane has been the voice of Comedy Cen...

Musician curates monumental sound

Musician curates monumental sound

March 3, 2016

Four musicians are taking on the task of capturing the sound of a 30-artist ensemble. Wrekmeister Harmon...

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