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New year, new music

Anna Houston, Arts and Entertainment Reporter February 2, 2022
This year, I decided to create a playlist of all the songs that I discover and see how much my taste changes and grows and I have found that there are many easy ways to do so right at my fingertips. 
Charlie Puth released Light Switch Jan. 20.

REVIEW: Are you hypnotized by Charlie Puth’s ‘Light Switch?’

Kimberly Cook, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor February 1, 2022
What if there was a song whose creation was documented on social media for nearly five months before its release? And what if that song, upon its release, received nearly 18 million Spotify streams in just over a week of being released to the public?
From a Birds Eye View released Jan. 14.

Rashad’s Records: Cordae doesn’t show great amount of growth on sophomore album ‘From A Birds Eye View’

Rashad Alexander, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor January 18, 2022
Two years after his debut album, he returns with his sophomore album, "From A Bird's Eye View."
An informational lunch will be held in Zilber Hall April 20

Instructional days added to the end of the semester; no changes to spring or Easter Break

Megan Woolard, Executive News Editor January 10, 2022

The Office of the Provost at Marquette University has announced that there will be no changes to spring and Easter break. In addition May 2021 commencement will go ahead as planned, taking place May...

Fighting Demons by Juice WRLD released Dec. 10.

Rashad’s Records: Juice WRLD’s ‘Fighting Demons’ delivers strong message in rapper’s second posthumous release

Rashad Alexander, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor December 22, 2021
After being tired out from going to The Rave the night before, I woke up to a Twitter notification from Lil Durk, with the first two words saying "R.i.p juice."

Radio Milwaukee Music Awards: In Case You Missed It

Clare Lindstrom, Assisstant Music Director December 10, 2021
Here's a recap of this year's finalists.
Tim Decker, a graduate student in the College of Business Administration, poses on a Marquette themed blow-up chair. Decker is a student from Berlin, Germany and produces music under the name Tim Yello.

Marquette Student Tim Yello. Is Your New Favorite Local German Artist

Grace Flynn, Assistant Music Director December 9, 2021

Earlier this month, Spotify wrapped was released and revealed users’ top artists and genres. Thinking back on your listening history, have your top artists been musicians of international celebrity?...

The St. Joan of Arc chapel was re-opened for Mass last Tuesday

Joan of Arc is Prepped for Patronage

Connor Baldwin, Assistant News Editor December 7, 2021
Multiple issues were fixed within the chapel, the outside including the steps and paving have been updated. The interior has also been renovated with improvements to the heated floor and ventilation system.. 

Reggaetón: Origin and Evolution of a Genre

Grace Flynn, Assistant Music Director November 28, 2021

As Puerto Rican singer Bad Bunny has emerged as the top global artist of 2021, reggaetón is a genre that is on the rise. Through the immense popularity of 2017 hit “Despacito” by Puerto Rican musicians...

6 Native American Artists You Should Listen to Right Now

6 Native American Artists You Should Listen to Right Now

Reese Seberg, General Manager of Marquette Radio November 24, 2021

In honor of November being Native American Heritage Month, Marquette University Radio has compiled a list of six Native artists you can listen to right now to diversify your music rotation and celebrate...

Silk Sonics An Evening with Silk Sonic released Nov. 12.

Silk Sonic presents an evening filled with ‘good vibrations’ and an old school sound

Andrew Amouzou, General Manager of Marquette University Television November 22, 2021
Silk Sonic, a fresh new duo featuring underground R&B renaissance man, Anderson.Paak, and superstar sensation, Bruno Mars, released their long-awaited album, "An Evening With Silk Sonic," last Friday, the same day as Swift's "Red (Taylor's Version)."
All Marquette desk receptionists undergo mandatory active shooter training.

‘Run, hide, or fight’

Megan Woolard, Executive News Editor November 16, 2021
The Marquette University Police Department offers active shooter training.
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