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Lil Wayne ‘Tha Carter V’ tracks ranked worst to best

Lil Wayne ‘Tha Carter V’ tracks ranked worst to best

Jonathan Kermah, Entertainment Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, Uncategorized

The long awaited “Tha Carter V” is a solid album wrapped in nostalgia and triumph. Read to find out which of the 23 tracks are most worthy of your time.

Logic’s “YSIV” packed with talented guest features, messages from fans

Logic’s “YSIV” packed with talented guest features, messages from fans

Tiffany Chasse, Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Listen for the Wu-Tang Clan, Hailee Steinfeld, Jaden Smith and even Logic's fanbase the "Rattpack"

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 23

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 23

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

October 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Podcasts, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Kanye West's most recent antics, Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter V" and Logic's "YSIV," plus conference predictions.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

October 1, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Entertainment, Showcase

With so much happening on social media, it's hard to keep up. Here are the highs and lows of the week, selected by the Amherst Wire Entertainment staff.

“This Is Us”: Five new developments from Season 3, Episode 1

“This Is Us”: Five new developments from Season 3, Episode 1

Hayley Solomon, Contributor

September 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

If you missed the first episode, or have lingering questions after watching it, check out these five major plot developments. Catch the next episode Tuesday at 9/8c on NBC.

“A Simple Favor”: A powerhouse cast, provocative plot

“A Simple Favor”: A powerhouse cast, provocative plot

Kacey Connolly, Contributor

September 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies, Uncategorized

True to its label, “A Simple Favor” is crowded with crime, drama and mystery. It is everything you should expect, and everything you could never guess.

Five must-have apps for UMass students

Five must-have apps for UMass students

Henry Brechter, Special Projects Editor

September 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Top Five

If you go to UMass and own a smartphone, download these apps or be left in the dust.

Four old souls reintroduce classic rock ‘n’ roll to our generation

Four old souls reintroduce classic rock ‘n’ roll to our generation

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

If you haven’t heard of these young Michigan natives yet, you probably will soon.

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 22

808s and Ankle Breaks Podcast: Episode 22

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

September 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Podcasts, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Young Thug's "On the Run," Jimmy Butler's trade request, Mark Cuban's punishment and NBA media day.

“Sierra Burgess Is a Loser” is too cringe-worthy to get the message across

“Sierra Burgess Is a Loser” is too cringe-worthy to get the message across

Hayley Solomon, Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV/Movies

The moral of the story is clear, to never judge a book by its cover, but it is completely overshadowed by all of the awkward scenes.

Lana Del Rey releases two new singles, one being 10 minutes long

Lana Del Rey releases two new singles, one being 10 minutes long

Liv Charbonneau, Contributor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Her new single "Venice B****” is an almost 10-minute track reminiscing on summer, love and youth.

Student profile: Tom Leary, professional videographer and entrepreneur

Student profile: Tom Leary, professional videographer and entrepreneur

Liam O'Connor, Entertainment Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Multimedia, Music, Showcase

"With every project, I want to create a look and feel that is unique to the artist I’m working with."

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