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Drew’s Review: Top 10 remixes that are better than the originals

Drew Hagge, Music Columnist

November 29, 2016

“Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe (Remix)” – Kendrick Lamar “Hustlin’ (Remix)” – Rick Ross “Get By (Remix)” – Talib Kweli “I’m a Coke Boy (Remix)” – Chinx “Work (Remix)” – A$AP Ferg ...

Drew’s Review: What’s the deal with all the rap?

Drew Hagge, Music Columnist

November 15, 2016

Nope, no top 10 list for you and all your friends to debate around the lunch table this week. Instead, I’ll explain why hip-hop music receives a disproportionate, though deserved, amount of coverage in this column. For starters...

“Forever Plaid” closes Meadow Brook Theatre’s 50th-anniversary season

Jake Smith, staff reporter

June 13, 2016

Meadow Brook Theatre's latest production, "Forever Plaid," tells the story of four talented singers. The show is filled with comedy and vocal talent. Sparky, Smudge, Jinx and Frankie are known as the Plaids. On their way to pe...

The Magical History Tour brings Beatlemania to the Motor City

Rachel Williams, Life editor

June 12, 2016

Beatles fans and music aficionados alike will appreciate The Henry Ford Museum’s newest special exhibit.  “The Magical History Tour: A Beatles Memorabilia Exhibition” was brought to the museum in late April and will be th...

Students to perform in cabaret shows

Alexus Bomar, staff reporter

April 6, 2016

Oakland University theatre students will bring personal dialogue, songs and stories to Orchid Nightclub in Ferndale as part of cabaret performances from Sunday, April 10 to Wednesday, April 13.“Cabaret is a type of nightclub entertainm...

Celebrating the smooth sounds of Motown

By Kevin Teller

February 9, 2015

On Feb. 4, students learned how the sounds of Motown have shaped musical culture throughout the world. Senior curator of the Detroit Historical Society, Joel Stone, delivered a speech on the history of the music of Detroit.The festiv...

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