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CD Review- Blood Bank

Amanda Jacobs

February 18, 2009

Indie-Folk band Bon Iver recently recorded and released "Blood Bank," an EP with a much warmer sound than its previous album, "For Emma Forever Ago." The EP was released on Jan. 20, and with two new band members its sound h...

CD Review- Born to Fly

Jen Baron

February 18, 2009

"Born To Fly," Sarah Sample's much-anticipated third record, is all that was expected and more. Released earlier this month by independent record label, Ramona PQ Records, "Born To Fly," although only a small EP, wows with...

Budding filmmaker finishes first

Joey Large, Joey Large, and Joey Large

February 18, 2009

Five City College film production students were selected to participate in this year's 10-10-10 student film making competition at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Two filmmakers and three screenwriters were chos...

CD Review- The Wild One

Sofia Gjerstad

February 18, 2009

The Swedish band Sugarplum Fairy started more than 10 years ago playing songs by The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, and has now come out with their third album, "The Wild One," released in Sept. 2008 on Universal Records. They are still inspi...

Dom Carmadella goes underwater in “Superfish”

Joey Large, Joey Large, and Joey Large

February 17, 2009

In between cutting the new Rebelution album and recording blues guitarist Robert Cray at his downtown studio, instructor Dom Camardella was happy to find time for an interview. Immediately after his morning classes, Camard...

CD Review- The Fame

Andrea Rooney, Andrea Rooney, and Andrea Rooney

February 17, 2009

Dance music diva Lady Gaga has burst on to the pop scene with her debut album "The Fame," providing listeners with a unique blend of funky dance beats, glam-rock synthesizers, and saucy vocals. Released on Oct. 28, 2008, "Th...

CD Review- Perfect Symmetry

Julie Dreschler, Julie Dreschler, and Julie Dreschler

February 17, 2009

After masterpieces like "Hopes & Fears" and "Under the Iron Sea" the expectations for Keane's new album were definitely high. With "Perfect Symmetry," the band has moved in a new direction, discovering a more electronic up-b...

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