Waterparks “Made In America” Tour – Detroit

Waterparks “Made In America” Tour – Detroit

November 25, 2017 Saint Andrews Hall – Detroit, Mi For Indie Band Guru (Recap Post) Texas isn’t typically the place you picture a pop-punk band developing out of. Yet, Waterparks are one of the biggest rising names out there right now in the genre. Everyone who knows about their music is absolutely obsessed with it … Read More

Macklemore’s Gemini Tour – Detroit

Macklemore’s Gemini Tour – Detroit

Remember when I said Jon Bellion was the hypest show I’ve been to this year? Well, he’s been bumped down to number two because let me tell you about Macklemore live. I don’t know what I was expecting when I walked into The Fillmore (my favorite place in Detroit) on a cold November night, but … Read More

Jon Bellion’s Human Connection Tour Pt III – Detroit

Jon Bellion’s Human Connection Tour Pt III – Detroit

I fell in love with Jon Bellion as a performer this summer at AMP Live. As soon as he got off stage in June, I knew I had to see him again. The energy in that show was insane and got me on such a high that I wanted to chase again. Four months after … Read More

Note Card Story

First Draft Cesante dragged me to his room and sat me down on an uncomfortable chair. He began telling me about his trip to Las Vegas for his moms birthday. While his family was out gambling and drinking, he ventured over to a more thrilling part of the city. His 30 seconded jump down on … Read More

Advice For Younger Writers

Journalism major Mallary Becker gives her younger self advice on how to grow as a writer.

Trombone Studio Recital Showcases Oakland University Students’ Talents

Trombone Studio Recital Showcases Oakland University Students’ Talents

Oakland University School of Music, Theater and Dance trombone students took to the Varner Recital Hall stage on Nov. 6 to give a performance of their semester’s work so far. Austin DeDalis, Joshua Tobias, Tristan Hughes and Scott Voytush provided Oakland University students and community members an hour long performance.  The four students were accompanied … Read More

Oakland University Housing Changes Lives For The Better

Oakland University Housing Changes Lives For The Better

Dominick Goderis at his Tuesday morning shift at the Hamlin Hall desk. Oakland University junior Dominick Goderis has changed his perspective on housing after not really caring his first year on campus. Now in his second year working for housing, Goderis has learned to appreciate the chaotic life that being a housing employee brings.

Plain White T’s – Detroit

Plain White T’s – Detroit

The Plain White T’s are not a band we hear much about anymore. Their hits “Hey there Delilah” and “Rhythm of Love” brought them tons of radio play years ago. But, in 2017 I haven’t heard anything about them. One day I was on Spotify and for some reason they were in a playlist I … Read More

Future OU Alum Madalyn Wendling Secures Job Offer at Delphi Automotive

Future OU Alum Madalyn Wendling Secures Job Offer at Delphi Automotive

Madalyn Wendling enjoys a fall morning on Oakland University’s campus. Wendling is an OU senior engineering student graduating in April 2017. When you turn on the radio in a car, you never have to think about how, why or if it will work. Oakland University senior Madalyn Wendling is one engineer you can thank for … Read More

“Bedroom Floor” and Liam Payne Crush It Again

“Bedroom Floor” and Liam Payne Crush It Again

Liam Payne’s solo career isn’t what I was expecting, but I’m also not mad at it. Honestly, I had no idea what Liam was going to produce on this hiatus. When “Strip That Down” dropped I actually hated it the first time I listened to it.  But, it grew on me after the shock values … Read More