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Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

December 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, TV/Movies

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.

6ix9ine, SoundCloud rap and the destruction of a platform

6ix9ine, SoundCloud rap and the destruction of a platform

Trevor Wilson, Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Opinion, Showcase

SoundCloud rap, in its own right, has grown into a subgenre, but only at the cost of stripping away any originality from what was once a great platform.

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Entertainment winners, losers of the week

Amherst Wire Entertainment staff

December 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase, TV/Movies

Eminem's latest freestyle, Ariana Grande's "thank u, next" music video and the loss of a childhood icon.

Future and Juice Wrld: A surprising duo

Future and Juice Wrld: A surprising duo

Trevor Wilson, Writer

December 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Future and Juice Wrld create a loose project that almost feels like brain candy.

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.

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