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Album review: Kendrick Lamar’s “DAMN.”

Blake Staat

April 28, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music Reviews

With hype building up after two surprise song drops, including an enigmatic concluding message of a potential album release date, Kendrick Lamar chose Good Friday to give his fans a new album entitled “DAMN.”Adding a 4th LP...

‘Sign of the Times’ Proves that British rock never goes out of Style

Janelle Conti

April 21, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music Reviews

It was only a matter of time until Harry Styles released his own material. Since One Direction’s hiatus in December 2015 and the release of his other bandmates’ solo records, fans have been anxiously awaiting Styles’ return...

“Logan” a fitting send-off to Wolverine character

Brandon Schreur

March 10, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movie Reviews

Hugh Jackman has played the character of Wolverine for the past seventeen years. Having appeared in ten separate films, he’s seen the heights of the “X-Men” franchise — “X2” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past” —...

Sheeran returns after sabbatical with “Divide”

Jackson VanHaitsma

March 10, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music Reviews

Following a yearlong sabbatical from music, the red-headed English guitarist returns with “Divide,” stylized as “÷.” Ed Sheeran, most famous for his tracks “Sing” and “Thinking Out Loud” from his 2014 album “X,”...

SAO movie showings now free

Brandon Schreur

March 3, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Dedicatedly hosting screenings for recent and popular films is something that the Calvin Student Activities Office (SAO) has been doing since before 2006 — including showings that date back to “The Incredibles.” Prior to...