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Kesha Postpones Tour Dates To Continue Treatment For Eating Disorder

Kesha Postpones Tour Dates To Continue Treatment For Eating Disorder

February 6, 2014


Filed under Music

By Gerrick D. Kennedy Los Angeles Times (MCT) LOS ANGELES — Kesha is postponing tour dates as she completes treatment for an eating disorder, reps for the singer say. The pop star had shows scheduled for March and April. “I was so looking forward to performing at these dates but I need...

Holiday concert to be held at Northeast Community College

November 22, 2013


Filed under Campus

NORFOLK - Northeast Nebraskans will soon be able to get into the seasonal mood as the Northeast Community College music department hosts its annual Holiday Concert. The event will be held Sunday, December 8th at 2 p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus. The Northeast College Community ...

Best of 2013 Pop Mash-Up

Angela Richart

October 29, 2013


Filed under Viral Video

This incredible mash up by Anthem Lights is truly the sound of 2013 pop music. From songs like "Cruise" by Florida-Georgia Line to the hopelessly beautiful "Stay" by Rihanna and Mikky Ekko.

The Musical Tesla Coil

Angela Richart

October 27, 2013


Filed under Viral Video

What is a tesla coil you may ask? Well it is a type of electrical transformer that produces electricity. This one is used to make music out of basically lightning. And what better a song to play than the popular Sail by Awolnation. Enjoy this music masterpiece by this Kansas City teen.

Blues Traveler is the rare jam band with chart-topping hits

October 17, 2013


Filed under Music

MODESTO, Calif. — Blues Traveler is the rarest of musical acts — a jam band with a major chart hit. Phish never has charted, nor has moe., Widespread Panic or Umphrey’s McGee. The Grateful Dead’s long, strange trip had worn on for 20 years old before a heavy MTV rotation made “Touch of Grey”...

Drowning Pool-Resilience

Drowning Pool-Resilience

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor/ Cartoonist

April 10, 2013


Filed under Music

The hard rock band, Drowning Pool, has had a stroke of bad luck after the death of their original lead singer, Dave Williams in 2002. Since then, they had recruited Jason Jones, who left the band in June 2005. After him, former Soil front man Ryan McCombs was recruited and, in 2011, also left. Now...

Northeast Hosts10th Annual Multicultural Show

Northeast Hosts10th Annual Multicultural Show

March 25, 2013


Filed under Campus

March 24th, Northeast Community College held the 10th Annual Multicultural Show, sponsored by the College’s Multicultural Club. The Multicultural Show is a celebration of the different ethnicities on the Northeast campus in Norfolk. Entertainment included high-energy native dances, touching p...

Metal at the Phoenix Room

Metal at the Phoenix Room

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor/ Cartoonist

March 6, 2013


Filed under Music

On Saturday, March 2, four local metal bands performed at the Phoenix Room for the metal fans here in Norfolk. The bands were: Sin/Fixx, Glasgow Smile, Faith Buried in Flames and Architect or Arsonist. The bands started performing at 9:00 pm, all with their own original songs. The bands Sin/Fixx,...

New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men, 98 Degrees plan joint tour

New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men, 98 Degrees plan joint tour

Gerrick D. Kennedy

January 25, 2013


Filed under Music, National

LOS ANGELES (MCT) — Fans of the sweet, R&B-inflected harmonies of ‘90s boy bands should prepare themselves for a meltdown. New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men and the newly reunited 98 Degrees announced Tuesday that they were prepping a North American arena tour. Set to kick off May 31 in Uncasville,...

Everyone Has a Story-Mitchuim Wells (DJ Myrrh)

Everyone Has a Story-Mitchuim Wells (DJ Myrrh)

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

October 23, 2012


Filed under Campus

Mitchuim Wells, known better as DJ Myrrh, is a resolute citizen here in Norfolk, Nebraska. Wells is an assistant manager at Radio Shack during the day, and at night, he is a DJ for the Phoenix Room and the Depot. Though Wells isn’t making a living from being a DJ quite yet, it has been a dream of...

Born Villain

Born Villain

Brittany Hinkel, Reporter/Cartoonist

February 14, 2012


Filed under Music

Marilyn Manson is an interesting individual whose work has, no doubt, shocked world culture throughout the years. This year will prove to be no different with the upcoming release of his brand-new album, “Born Villain.” This album will be officially released on February 27, 2012. Just like the years...

The Life and Death of A Plea for Purging. (New Album)

Tysen Hansen

November 3, 2011


Filed under Music

A Plea for Purging will come out with a new album on November 8th. A Plea for Purging become a band officially in 2005 around vocalist Andy Atkins, guitarists Tyler Wilson and Lyle Paschal, and drummer Aaron Eckermann. They began touring around the U.S. that year and became known as one of the...

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