Posts Tagged ‘review’

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    DNCE dances with GU

    Apr 17, 18 • 1523 Views • Arts & Leisure, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by OLIVIA BURGER a&l editor Excited students, daring dance moves and some of the catchiest current jams collided Saturday evening at Gannon University’s Hammermill Center. Students and fans of popular pop funk-rock band DNCE sang and boogied with them...

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    Writer reflects on 2017’s top movies

    Dec 5, 17 • 431 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by BENJAMIN HAYLETT staff writer 2017 has been a whirlwind year for movies. A number of great films came out this year, and with that in mind, here is just a small sampling of my favorites. As with every year in recent memory, superhero blockbusters have...

  • Jaden Smith releases new hip-hop project

    Nov 30, 17 • 338 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by ALLAN COLLINS staff writer To be honest, I had no idea that Will Smith’s son was ever in the hip-hop game, and I can’t image that I am the only one who thought that. Jaden Smith being from a big acting family, I just assumed that he would only do...

  • Julien Baker debuts emotional album

    Nov 14, 17 • 321 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by ALLAN COLLINS staff writer Your reaction is probably the same as mine when asked the question: “Who in the world is Julien Baker?” When looking through albums to put onto my show at 90.5 WERG, her album artwork for “Turn Out the Lights” just drew...

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    Erie Playhouse presents ‘Mamma Mia’

    Nov 14, 17 • 339 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by LAUREN SOVISKY staff writer A trip to Greece and a big white wedding can definitely help anyone escape the cold chills that have come to Erie. The Erie Playhouse performed “Mamma Mia” this past weekend, introducing Erie to its newly renovated theater...

  • Beck releases album ‘Colors’

    Oct 31, 17 • 379 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by ALAN COLLINS staff writer Beck — to be honest, what is there to say about Beck that hasn’t been already said? The Los Angeles native has jumped from one genre to the next through the 32 years that he has been performing under the Beck name. In the mid...

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    Amine’s ‘Good for You’ more than one single

    Oct 31, 17 • 592 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by BAILEY MERRITT staff writer Released in late July of this year, “Good for You” has been gaining momentum since it was first dropped. With 15 tracks, Aminé’s first record already boasts party classics like “Caroline,” which reached the No. 11...

  • ‘Happy Death Day’ delights

    Oct 24, 17 • 291 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by LAUREN SOVISKY staff writer In a perfect world, we could relive our favorite day. You cherish every memory and find things you may have missed before, but when the day is over, you can pick up back where you left off. Tree Gelbman has different views on...

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    ‘American Made’ underwhelms

    Oct 24, 17 • 849 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by BENJAMIN HAYLETT staff writer Tom Cruise’s newest film, “American Made,” is based on the true story of Barry Seal, a commercial pilot who was hired by the CIA to run guns and supplies into Central America during the late ‘70s and early ‘80s....

  • ‘Kingsman 2: The Golden Circle’ disappoints

    Oct 3, 17 • 547 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by BENJAMIN HAYLETT staff writer For anyone who has not seen “Kingsman 2: The Golden Circle,” this review contains major spoilers. You have been warned. I have waited three years for a sequel to the Matthew Vaughn masterpiece “Kingsman: The Secret...