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Recommendations: WRUV’s top music of the week

Recommendations: WRUV’s top music of the week

WRUV

April 13, 2018

Filed under Arts, Arts Regular, Culture, Reviews

Looking to update your Spotify playlist? Need some new tunes for your next dance party? WRUV has got ...

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 ...

Instrumental band preps for Nectar’s

Instrumental band preps for Nectar’s

March 1, 2016

Instrumental rock fusion group TAUK will be performing at Higher Ground March 2.Guitarist and alumnus Matt...

Indie artist mesmerizes at local venue

Indie artist mesmerizes at local venue

Allie Osorno

February 25, 2016

Filed under Arts, Reviews

Feb. 19, Higher Ground sold out for Kurt Vile and The Violators. With the will call line out the door, a sold...

Boston horn duo returns to steal Nectar’s spotlight

Boston horn duo returns to steal Nectar’s spotlight

February 24, 2016

Despite the chilly weather, one band is sure to heat up the night this Friday. The Hornitz will be...

Trio takes on new horizon

Trio takes on new horizon

February 23, 2016

An experimental trio whose sound lacks conformity, Binger formed effortlessly over a discussion about Pink Floyd and Radiohead ...

Girl group gets in gear for Burlington

Greta Bjornson

February 17, 2016

Filed under Arts, Previews

Sisterhood is a source of power for one Brooklyn-based band. The four women who make up TEEN are set to perform in Burlington Feb. 25 at Signal Kitchen. The alternative rock band is currently touring to promote their third album, “Love Yes,” which will be released Feb. 19 with Carpark records. The three si...

Student band gets into the groove

Student band gets into the groove

February 2, 2016

It’s groovy, it’s punk, it’s reggae, it’s metal, it’s MELON. MELON is a Burlington-based cover...

Nectar’s celebrates four decades

Nectar’s celebrates four decades

December 10, 2015

For the first time in 10 years, a UVM band is reuniting to “bring the magic” to a local music ven...

Band tours for their new album

Band tours for their new album

November 17, 2015

A psychedelic techno group returning to Higher Ground Nov. 15. Papadosio is touring for their new album, “Extras in A Movie,” released earlier this year carr...

Modest Mouse Hits Burlington

Autumn Benjamin

October 28, 2015

Filed under Arts, Reviews

Burlington finally got its much needed indie-rock fix when hundreds of fans gathered at the Memorial Auditorium for the sold out Modest Mouse concert Oct. 19. With a diverse fan base of old and young, the energy of the crowd was calm, yet excitement ruled the air. Isaac Brock, lead vocalist of the band, took the stage and ...

Musicians share the stage

October 15, 2015

Filed under Arts, Previews

From the dark depths of an off-campus basement five friends got together to form a band. What they created was the “creature” known as Tar Iguana. The members met during their time at UVM and are still around looking to introduce their innovative sound. “The hardest part in being part of a band is that now that we’re not students...

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