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Culture a l’Aztlan: Gaby Moreno brings Spanglish folk-soul to Angelenos

Culture a l’Aztlan: Gaby Moreno brings Spanglish folk-soul to Angelenos

Ivan Salinas

July 8, 2019

One of Gaby Moreno's main characteristics is her love for old instruments, as well as a “vintage” aesthetic that accompanies her on stage. On July 6 Moreno shared the stage with the lead singer of La Santa Cecilia, La Marisoul. Together they performed a tribute to their “musas,” so...

(Photo Story) Landscapes of Gentrification

(Photo Story) Landscapes of Gentrification

Blake Berry

May 17, 2019

While exploring landscapes of gentrification, a small group of CSUN students went on a “taco tour” led by CSUN geography Professor Dr. Graves. The group was made up of predominantly geography majors and explored parts of east Los Angeles, a place that has bared witness to waves of immigra...

CSUN Discussions: A look into Solange Knowles’ impact

CSUN Discussions: A look into Solange Knowles’ impact

Deja Magee

May 8, 2019

Coming back from her critically acclaimed album “A Seat at the Table," Solange Knowles' career has been on a whirlwind. Solange has always been into music like her elder sibling, Beyoncé, and both of them have taken different routes in terms of genre in recent years. Beyoncé has chose...

Bedroom producer finds success at CSUN

Bedroom producer finds success at CSUN

Chelsea Hays

May 8, 2019

Royal Dean, 22, is a senior who composes and produces all of his own music from his very own studio ... which also happens to be his bedroom. Dean moved to Northridge in early 2017 as a transfer student from Moorpark College. He grew up with a musical mom and a doctor as a dad. Following in his mom's...

When and Where 5/15 – 5/22

When and Where 5/15 – 5/22

Elaina Tovar

May 7, 2019

Wednesday, May 15 LA Dodgers vs. San Diego Padres Cost: $24 - $217 Time: 7:10 p.m. Place: Dodger Stadium; 1000 Vin Scully Ave., Los Angeles The LA Dodgers take on the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium. Wear blue to support the team and bring along friends and family to this game you won't want to mis...

CSUN Sounds

CSUN Sounds

Thania Garcia

May 7, 2019

1. "Energy" by BURNS, A$AP Rocky, & Sabrina ClaudioReleased: April 30 "Energy" is the dream collaboration. Between A$AP Rocky's entwining bars and Sabrina Claudio's melodic vocals, the single is the perfect summer-ready track. BURNS' production in this track is clean-cut and grooves effortlessly.2. ...

Behind the scenes of ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’

Behind the scenes of ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’

Hadie Tobar

May 6, 2019

Four advanced directing students experimented with a collection of styles when putting together the production of the classic play, "A Streetcar Named Desire," with guidance from artistic director Professor Larry Biederman. Co-directors Hannah Peterson, Darian Ramirez, Vitoria Villalobos and Nini Gioiosa casted a small ensemble to not only play multiple roles b...

Sol Fest 2019

Sol Fest 2019

Noelle Nakamura

May 6, 2019

CSUN students and community were welcomed to participate in Sol Fest. There were musical performances with different genres such as rap, rock and jazz/pop. There were game stands that were free for students to play connect four or jenga with their friends. You could walk around and observe art displ...

Review: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ brings a universe to conclusion

Review: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ brings a universe to conclusion

Lucy Conrad

May 1, 2019

“Avengers: Endgame” is the long-awaited conclusion to a franchise that has lasted 11 years and spread over more than 20 films. It’s hard to wrap up that much content, even with a three hour run-time, but directors Joe and Anthony Russo do the best they can.The best they can isn’...

When and Where 5/8 – 5/15

Elaina Tovar

April 30, 2019

Wednesday, May 8 Atlanta Braves vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Cost: $9 - $721 Time: 7:10 p.m. Place: Dodger Stadium; 1000 Vin Scully Ave., Los Angeles Celebrate Mexican Heritage Night by purchasing a special event ticket package via the Dodgers' MLB website, which includes a game ticket and a special Dodger...

CSUN Sounds

CSUN Sounds

Thania Garcia

April 30, 2019

1. "Cellophane" by FKA twigs Released: April 24 Delicate instrumentals make up this new single coming from FKA twigs. The singer usually tends to lean on electronic productions but she has abandoned those tendencies to produce this raw and angelic track. 2. "ME!" by Taylor Swift feat. Brendon Urie Released: April 26 Taylor Swift is back with another single after her brief h...

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