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Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2011

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2011

Amherst Wire Staff

November 10, 2019

Amherst Wire entertainment is bringing the best of the decade right to you. We've taken the best and most memorable songs of the decade to give you the ultimate nostalgia trip.

Nostras Voces begins planning for 2020 show

Nostras Voces begins planning for 2020 show

Brian Choquet, News Editor

November 10, 2019

Art and activism come together for UMass Students for Reproductive Justice's annual show.

And the beat goes on; Terri Lyne Carrington and her latest album “Waiting Game”

And the beat goes on; Terri Lyne Carrington and her latest album “Waiting Game”

Julia Donohue, Assistant Entertainment Editor

November 8, 2019

The political emphasis on Carrington’s career is clear, especially in her upcoming album, “Waiting Game.” Singles “Bells (Ring Loudly)” and “Waiting Game” are about police killings and the 2016 election respectively. 

The Zoo Report: Flynn Krankowsi on Active Minds and mental health

The Zoo Report: Flynn Krankowsi on Active Minds and mental health

Kacey Connolly, Katherine Kelley, and Chloe Lindahl

November 8, 2019

Tune in to learn about Active Minds and other resources for mental health on campus.

The Scorsese and Marvel debate: What defines cinema?

The Scorsese and Marvel debate: What defines cinema?

Brianna Silva, Writer

November 7, 2019

Different films fulfill different tastes in their own ways. That’s the beauty of cinema, it’s an evolving form of art that encompasses an extensive array of genres and techniques.

808s and Ankle Breaks: Earl Sweatshirt’s “Feet of Clay” and a game of NBA buy or sell

Jonathan Kermah and Trevor Wilson

November 7, 2019

This week, the boys talk about Earl Sweatshirt's wild EP "Feet of Clay" and play a game of "buy or sell" with our picks of NBA teams and players.

Penny For Your Thoughts: Hookup culture, fact or fiction and having kids

Penny For Your Thoughts: Hookup culture, fact or fiction and having kids

Deirdre Carberry and Elena Babson

November 6, 2019

Tune in to hear hot takes on hookup culture and adopting kids.

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2010

Entertainment’s songs of the decade: 2010

Amherst Wire Staff

November 6, 2019

Amherst Wire entertainment is bringing the best of the decade right to you. We've taken the best and most memorable songs of the decade to give you the ultimate nostalgia trip.

Entertainment’s weekly spin with Tame Impala, Frank Ocean and more

Entertainment’s weekly spin with Tame Impala, Frank Ocean and more

Amherst Wire Staff

November 5, 2019

With more music being released than ever before, Amherst Wire’s Entertainment team keeps you posted with some of their favorite tracks of the week.

King Princess’ debut album “Cheap Queen” is filled with love, heartbreak and sexual confidence

King Princess’ debut album “Cheap Queen” is filled with love, heartbreak and sexual confidence

Katherine Kelley, Writer

November 4, 2019

Her emotionally-vulnerable lyrics, often about love and lust, float through the atmosphere with a velvet-like softness.

Yungblud’s hope for the underrated youth

Yungblud’s hope for the underrated youth

Nasya Blackshear, Writer

November 1, 2019

“The Underrated Youth” displays the range for Yungblud’s music. It is truly an EP for the misfits, that speaks to being true to yourself and knowing who you are.

Confidence, style and an out-of-this-world flow welcome you to the world of Jay Astro

Confidence, style and an out-of-this-world flow welcome you to the world of Jay Astro

Astghik Dion, Assistant Photo Editor

November 1, 2019

While Jay Astro’s idiosyncratic style is enough to make him stand out, it is the warmth he radiates merely from his energy, whether this be rapping on stage or simply walking through the Southwest wind tunnel, that truly makes him unique

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