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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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Open Mic Night showcases student talent 0

Vocalists sang, guitarists strummed and spectators laughed during Open Mic Night on Wednesday evening on the second floor of the Student Union.   “It’s just kind of fun because you can get yourself out there,” said Bianca Barbaryan, special events

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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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Muse: Drones World Tour

Hey there fellow Rebel’s, I’ll bet you’ve already heard that Muse is coming to town Sunday December sixth, and will be playing at the Mandalay Bay Events Center with special guests, Phantogram. If you don’t have your tickets yet, fear

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Presidential playlist

Democrats   Bernie Sanders: I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) – The Proclaimers “And when the money comes in for the work I do, I’ll pass almost every penny on to you.”   Hillary Clinton: Run the World (Girls) – Beyonce

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Album Reviews: Metric, The Dead Weather, Silversun Pickups, CHVRCHES

Metric Pagans in Vegas September 18 Pagans in Vegas stands alone in Metric’s discography. Over the last decade, the members of Metric have established themselves as a hard-hitting indie band, but on their new album the band has opted to

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UNLV dance collaborates with School of Music for performance

The UNLV dance department and School of Music are holding a performance titled “In Orchestra 2,” continuing the tradition of inter-departmental shows within the dance department. Shows will be Oct. 16 at 7:30 p.m., and Oct. 17 at 2:30 p.m.

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Playlist: Just Trust Me

  Albert Hammond, Jr. Momentary Masters Released: July 31 Momentary Masters is Albert Hammond Jr.’s third full-length studio album. The heaviest influence on this album is understandably from iconic rock band The Strokes, of which Hammond is the lead guitarist.

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