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Prince: An Icon. A Musician. An Inspiration.

Prince: An Icon. A Musician. An Inspiration.Photo Courtesy of Warner Bros. | April 25th, 2016 “Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life” – “Let’s Go Crazy” Prince, legendary musician and pop icon, was

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Talented students shine at UNLV Idol 0

By: Olivia Enriquez Contreras Five talented students sang their hearts out last Friday night during the finals of UNLV Idol in hopes of winning the grand prize of a $1,000 scholarship, but only one would come out on top.   Contestants’

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What’s New This Week? 0

The A & E Calendar   What’s On Campus   REMixed Awareness Week   March 28-April 1, various locations on campus   This week, also known as Racially and Ethnically Mixed week, focuses on celebrating and raising better awareness of

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Renowned chamber music group to perform at UNLV 0

A German chamber world music trio will be making a stop at UNLV on Saturday at 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center.   The David Orlowsky Trio, known as the “Soul of Klezmer,” will be presenting a musical tradition

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Band Profile: Echo Stain 0

By Daniella Gonzalez   A couple days before they were set to perform at Neon Reverb, Las Vegas local band, Echo Stain rehearsed their set list.   The band got on the bill a week before the Downtown music festival,

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UNLV alum creates events to promote local artists 0

    Haley Findlay, a 2013 UNLV graduate, had no plans of becoming a successful entrepreneur. If you asked her about becoming a business owner, she’d tell you she more or less “fell into it.”   Findlay was going to

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Album Review: The Unguided’s “Lust and Loathing” 0

By Kevin Krall   The Unguided, a Swedish metal band, recently emerged from the studio to release their third album, “Lust and Loathing.”   Although it is only their third outing under the “Unguided” name, they pushed forward with their

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The Life Of Pablo: A Portrait of the Artist as a Crazed Fashion Designer 0

  By Ethan Gathy   It’s easy to have doubts about Kanye West’s faith and about the veracity of his claims that his new album, “The Life of Pablo” (TLOP) is a gospel album with the biblical Paul being the

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Bands pay tribute to David Bowie 0

Local artists gathered at the Bunkhouse Saloon Saturday night to pay tribute to David Bowie’s nearly a month after he took his final bow.   “A Night for Ziggy Stardust” featured a variety of Bowie songs that spanned a significant

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Africa Unleashed shows Africa is rich in culture 2

By Olivia Enriquez Contreras   The African Student Association (ASA) kicked off the semester in style by showcasing their second annual Africa Unleashed fashion show Feb. 2.   For the first time, ASA and the Black Student Organization partnered to

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