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Singer-songwriter Katie Costello, who will be performing at Smith next week, is releasing a new EP.

Interview with Pop Singer Katie Costello

Arts October 8, 2015 at 9:22 am 0 comments

  Becca Damante ’17 Arts Editor Self-proclaimed “rebel pop singer-songwriter” Katie Costello has a voice that is equally charming, quirky and hauntingly beautiful. In advance of her show at Smith on Oct.15, I had a chance to chat with her about her experience as a musician and about her newestRead More

Everyone is Gay, a musical duo and LGBTQ activists, visit Smith with musical guest, Jenny Owen Youngs.

Everyone is Gay and Jenny Owen Youngs Visit Smith

News October 8, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Eliza Going ’18 Contributing Writer Everyone is Gay, a duo of “accidental” LGBTQ activists Kristin Russo and Dannielle Owens-Reid, performed at Smith on Oct. 2 with special musical guest Jenny Owen Youngs. Lena Wilson ’16, chair of the Student Events Committee (SEC), Becca Damante ’17, vice chair of SEC,Read More

Ryan Adams Reinvents Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’

Arts October 1, 2015 at 2:14 am 0 comments

Laura Green ’18 Contributing Writer Ryan Adams, a folk rock singer-songwriter active since the ’90s, released a song-by-song cover of country-gone-pop star Taylor Swift’s latest album “1989” last week. On the surface, it seems an unlikely pairing, but Adams brings attention to Swift’s lyrics with his stripped-down instrumentals and hauntingRead More

Mal Devisa Shines at Jittery’s Live

Mal Devisa Shines at Jittery’s Live

Arts September 24, 2015 at 9:10 am 0 comments

Laura Green ’18 Contributing Writer I want to be friends with Deja Carr, but Mal Devisa intimidates me. Mal Devisa has power. She is captivating. She is focused. She’s entirely in the moment. Deja Carr is relaxed, comfortable. She is funny. She is open. She is supportive. Mal Devisa isRead More

Come One, Come All! This Season in the Arts

Arts September 17, 2015 at 6:56 pm 0 comments

Gina Mantica ’16 Assistant Arts Editor With the start of a new academic year comes a variety of transformations – the leaves change color, the temperature begins to cool, classes become harder, students become more experienced and departments prepare for the fall semester. The performing arts departments at Smith, includingRead More

Halsey’s Badlands: A Raw and Honest Journey Through a Fictional Dystopia

Arts September 17, 2015 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

Sarah Gruber ’19 Contributing Writer Profound, authentic and deeply resonant with Halsey’s audience, “Badlands” establishes a rising star’s place in the modern music industry. A concept album at its finest, “Badlands” is a journey to a fictional dystopian world created by the singer. Halsey, the moniker of 20-year-old, aqua-haired AshleyRead More

New Radio Shows Add Variety to WOZQ

Features October 3, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Veronica Brown ’17 Contributing Writer   Show: “No Stairway” DJ: Lavender Hill (Lily Armstrong ’17)   Lily Armstrong is sick of hearing the same five songs on classic rock radio stations. Determined to share her love of vintage music (her preferred term, dismissing “classic rock” as “too exclusive”), Armstrong createdRead More