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ROB ZOMBIE AND GODSMACK ROCK THE BIG SANDY

ROB ZOMBIE AND GODSMACK ROCK THE BIG SANDY

Kelsie Lively, Reporter

October 7, 2015


Filed under LIFE

Metal bands Rob Zombie and Godsmack rocked the Big Sandy Superstore Arena Wednesday night as they came together to co-headlined one of three shows together. Performing first, Godsmack opened with a pre-recorded skit of two “fans” who had snuck back stage and into their dressing room. During th...

Locals gather for Blues and Arts Festival

Locals gather for Blues and Arts Festival

Kalyn Bordman, Reporter

August 30, 2015


Filed under LIFE, Showcase

The end of summer brought the blues to Huntington. The sixth annual Diamond Teeth Mary Blues and Arts Festival held this past weekend welcomed people from across the region to support local artists and enjoy the sunshine and festivities at the Heritage Station. “I came to the festival today with...

Getting right with Yeezus

Megan Osborne, Life! Editor

April 19, 2015


Filed under COLUMN, MEGAN MUSIC MONDAY, OPINION

I have a confession to make, and I’m finally ready to admit it. I like Kanye. A lot. And with Kanye appreciation came a general appreciation for hip-hop, a genre I was previously way too good for. Come to think of it, I’ve been way too good for a lot of things in my musical lifetime, and the f...

#MeganMusicMonday: Festivals are a must-go

Megan Osborne, Life! Editor

April 12, 2015


Filed under COLUMN, MEGAN MUSIC MONDAY, OPINION

As I sit here in the newsroom trying to recover from watching Circa Survive’s Coachella set via live stream, I am taken back to the sweet smell of dust and sunshine that permeates music festivals, and I cannot wait to experience it again this summer. Every music enthusiast needs to experience a music festival a...

BITTERSWEET COFFEEHOUSE BREWS UP TALENT AT OPEN MIC NIGHT

Hunter Morrison, Reporter

April 9, 2015


Filed under NEWS

A local Huntington coffee shop, Bittersweet Coffee House, has an open mic night every other Tuesday. The open mic nights are open to any singers, comedians and poets. Bittersweet employee Bridgette Kidd said she is proud to be a part of it the biweekly event. “We’ve had a really good turn out so ...

#MeganMusicMonday: Best shows I’ve attended – Part 2

#MeganMusicMonday: Best shows I’ve attended – Part 2

Megan Osborne, Life! Editor

February 23, 2015


Filed under COLUMN, MEGAN MUSIC MONDAY, OPINION

Last week I started a top 10 list for the best performances I’ve ever seen. This week, I’m listing numbers five through one, which are much harder to put in some sort of hierarchical order because these performances were immeasurably good. 5. Jack White I have almost nothing to say about this one be...

Weekend Line-up at the V-Club

Weekend Line-up at the V-Club

Kelsie Lively, Reporter

February 19, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Showcase

FRIDAY, FEB. 20 CHRIS KNIGHT / SASHA COLETTE & THE MAGNOLIAS THE V-CLUB TIME: 9 P.M. ADMISSION: $13 ARTIST: Chris Knight GENRE: Country / Rock LOCATION: Slaughters, Kentucky Country music artist Chris Knight is bringing his “blunt honesty,” “elegiac truths,” and “raw poetry” to Hunti...

‘Anything Goes’ sails onto Keith Albee stage Monday

‘Anything Goes’ sails onto Keith Albee stage Monday

Kaitlyn Clay, Reporter

February 19, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Broadway musical, “Anything Goes” takes the stage 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Keith Albee Performing Arts Center. “Anything Goes” is the winner of three Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival and Best Choreography. Cole Porter, American composer and songwriter, created the musical comedy that celebra...

John Pizzarelli to bring his talent to Huntington stage

John Pizzarelli to bring his talent to Huntington stage

Kaitlyn Clay, Reporter

February 13, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Showcase

Jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli is scheduled to perform at the upcoming Mountain Stage live radio show Sunday at the Keith Albee Performing Arts Center. Mountain Stage is celebrating Mardi Gras airing on NPR stations internationally at a later date. Pizzarelli said a lot of people have influenced his w...

Keith Albee to celebrate Mardi Gras with Mountain Stage

William Izzo, Reporter

February 13, 2015


Filed under NEWS

Mountain Stage will occur 7 p.m. Sunday at the Keith Albee Performing Arts Center. The show will feature host Larry Groce and performances from pianist Allen Toussaint, jazz guitar player John Pizzarelli and singer/songwriter Caroline Rose. Toussaint will bring his years of jazz influenced experience...