Music

Battle of the Bands crowns Spring Fling opener

Binghamton University students lined up outside the Undergrounds on Friday night waiting to hear 10 bands for the chance to open for this year’s Spring Fling headliner. Ultimately, alternative rock band POOL...


Theater

Hamilton Mixtape 2.0: Broadway soundtracks to try next

Though we all want to be in the “The Room Where it Happens,” most Binghamton University students will not have the chance to see “Hamilton: An American Musical” on Broadway in the...


Music

Xiu Xiu adds surprises to their signature style on latest effort

Over the past decade, Xiu Xiu’s experimental indie efforts are known for a few things: sex, loudness and sad endings. This is also true of the band’s most recent album, “FORGET,” which...


Music

Pulling an all-nighter with WHRW

Beginning on Friday, WHRW 90.5 FM will broadcast for 24 hours straight in memory of Paul Battaglia, a former WHRW general manager who was killed during the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in...


Music

From senior prom to stardom

This time last year, during his senior year of high school, Khalid Robinson uploaded six songs to SoundCloud. In June, Kylie Jenner shared a Snapchat of her listening to Khalid’s song “Location”...


Music

With baton and wand, orchestra makes magic in Osterhout

On Saturday afternoon, the Binghamton University Symphony Orchestra practiced sorcery of its own in the Osterhout Concert Theater of the Anderson Center during “It’s Magic!,” the Orchestra’s first concert of the semester....


Music

Jesca Hoop offers honest take on love in new release

It can sometimes be a curse for an artist if their style and direction aren’t easily pinned down to one genre, but Jesca Hoop is triumphantly and unapologetically an artistic mutt. On...


Music

Alt-country star Ryan Adams keeps fresh sound

It may sound impossible to combine country music with alternative rock, but singer-songwriter Ryan Adams has made a career out of it. One of the most prolific singer-songwriters of our time, the...


Music

BUMP holds first show of 2017

On Saturday night, Binghamton Underground Music Presents (BUMP) ushered in the semester with a concert showcasing the talents of indie bands Diet Cig and IAN SWEET. Rising indie rock trio IAN SWEET...


Music

Concert explores innovation of instruments

The history and innovation of the clarinet was explored through a concert in the Casadesus Recital Hall at the Anderson Center on Tuesday. “Unlocking the Muse: Music Marries Engineering 1780-1830,” was run...