From EDM to Country: Fall Shows Around Town

As the celebration wave of Halloween comes to a close, many college students look forward to the end of the fall semester and in the interim, Thanksgiving break. As college students, we jump at the notion of...

Andy’s Alternative Hour: “Boo”

Welcome back, vampires and vampiresses; for it is the haunting hour and no one is safe. You may remember last year that “Andy’s Alternative Hour” fashioned a Halloween playlist and yet again, it is time...

Mariza Serenades Audience with Exotic Style

The history of traditional Fado traces back to 1820s Portugal in which Portuguese musicians crafted new types of instrumentation that reflected the more intricate, somber tone of their sea shanties. Two...

DaRosa Investigates: Dolan Hall

It is a customary Fairfield tradition to recount the tale of Dolan Hall and its long history of hauntings that date back to the inception of the campus. While the stories have changed over the years, the core...

A Retrospective Interview with Dweezil Zappa

As 2016 has proven, the “legacy artist” is a dying breed that is defined by an extraordinary sphere of influence and a high volume of record sales. Whether these musicians have attained popularity during...

Andy’s Alternative Hour: Flannel Weather

In conjunction with last week’s alternative playlist, fall is the perfect time for my favorite article of clothing — flannel shirts. Typically associated with the grunge of the early 1990s, I find flannel...

Album Spoiler: ‘Big Boat’ by Phish

For musicians, the live concert experience is the make it or break it factoid that can shift the popular opinion of many fans, with the likes of Motley Crue and Bob Dylan on the negative end of the spectrum...