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Jasper Jams: Why We Listen

April 7, 2014

     On the title track of his 2012 album “good kid, m.A.A.d city,” Kendrick Lamar questions, “If I told you I killed a n**** at 16, would you believe me?” Some listeners would treat this question as a lyrical device used to further a [...]

Jasper Jams: Nu Disco Meets Old Disco

March 27, 2014

For those of you who didn’t get the memo, the sounds of the 70s are back. With funk and nu disco revivals by Robin Thicke, Bruno Mars, Daft Punk and Pharrell, disco has came roaring back to the music scene. As many critics have duly noted, this [...]

Student Musician Brings Talents to MC

March 19, 2014

When asked what she liked to do in her free time, Samantha Bowers immediately responded with song writing. This makes complete sense after getting to know the sophomore transfer student who is better known by her stage name Sammy Rae. Bowers has [...]

Student Author Pens First Novella

March 19, 2014

The feet of snow and unforgiving cold are enough to damper anyone’s mood, but uplifting spirits is a specialty of John Evans’. In his debut novella, “All the Best Things”, that is exactly what he does. Through beautiful prose and imagery [...]

Jasper Jams: Almost Spring Break Playlist

March 5, 2014

Almost Spring Break Playlist Spring Break is right around the corner and cannot come soon enough. While it may seem blasphemous, the general consensus among Manhattan College students is that we have simply had enough with snow days and harsh winter [...]