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Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

November 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, TV/Movies

Ariana Grande vs. SNL, Derrick Rose goes for 50, and Post Malone signs with Crocs

“Quavo Huncho” review: Please make it stop

“Quavo Huncho” review: Please make it stop

Trevor Wilson, Writer

November 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

The leader of the Migos going solo is a no go.

Mac Miller’s benefit concert to acknowledge his legacy and influence

Mac Miller’s benefit concert to acknowledge his legacy and influence

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

October 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Mac Miller was more than an artist to his fans — he was their friend. His passing, of an apparent drug overdose, impacted people my age in ways I have never seen or experienced before.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

October 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, TV/Movies

A new development in the Drake/Pusha T beef, a "Drake and Josh" reunion, an NBA fight, and an Aladdin remake — make sure you're caught up on all the drama.

Get to know the Doo Wop Shop ahead of their Halloweekend concert

Get to know the Doo Wop Shop ahead of their Halloweekend concert

Jenna Berkowitz, Contributor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, Student Life

“There’s an unspoken bond between people who like to make mouth noises,” said jazz major Eric Weloth. Catch the Doo Wop Shop this Friday at 7 p.m. in Hasbrouck.

Sheck Wes’s debut album doesn’t waste words

Sheck Wes’s debut album doesn’t waste words

Astghik Dion, Contributor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

If you are looking for an album profound enough to dissect —  this may not be it.

These WMUA alums are using internet radio to elevate the music scene in Massachusetts

These WMUA alums are using internet radio to elevate the music scene in Massachusetts

Liam O'Connor, Entertainment Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

"The Boston music scene ... has been bubbling for so long now. And we all see it blowing. It’s gonna blow up and reach a national level. It’s only a matter of time."

Lil Baby and Gunna stick to flexing on ‘Drip Harder’

Lil Baby and Gunna stick to flexing on ‘Drip Harder’

Trevor Wilson, Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Nothing stands out lyrically, but the two genuinely sound like they’re having fun in the booth reflecting on a life full of money, diamonds and designer clothes.

Carrie Underwood doesn’t disappoint with new album, “Cry Pretty”

Carrie Underwood doesn’t disappoint with new album, “Cry Pretty”

Katherine Kelley, Contributor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

After being out of the spotlight for some time, Carrie Underwood is back and better than ever.

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.

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