Tag: A&E

Summer twins live in summer forever

ALEJANDRA GARCIA | STAFF WRITER       Riverside natives, Summer Twins, took the stage on Sept. 21, wooing Los Angeles locals with their signature dream pop sound. The band of sisters, Chelsea and Justine Brown, showcased at El Cid, a Spanish restaurant and venue. This summer, the Brown sisters released their new EP, Forget Me, many of the songs that were played were from

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The $Billion Game: Grand Theft Auto 5

Its good to be bad. [Insert Graphic from page] CONNER MUNSON | ASST. INSCAPE EDITOR Three days. $1 billion. Grand Theft Auto V(GTA V) reached the milestone faster than any other entertainment property in history, according to Take Two Interactive. This places GTA V above blockbusters films like The Dark Knight and The Avengers. With such

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Going off the deap end

David Roman | Asst. Inscape Editor When someone first hears the description of a female rock’n’roll power duo they jump to one of two extremes, either they think of middle aged roller-derby playing motorcyclists pounding out tunes loud enough to make any recreational rocker go deaf or they picture two cutesy girls who are more

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Eminem returns to roots with new singles

Rafael Rios|Staff Writer     From “Infinite” (1996), to his more recent album “Recovery” (2010), Eminem (Marshall Bruce Mathers III), recently announced a new album set to be released November 5, two years since his last album was released. Eminem will be releasing “The Marshall Mathers LP 2” a follow up to his album “The

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Main roles chosen for fall theatre productions

Daniel Mata | Staff Writer This fall, the Riverside City College Student Performing Arts Department brings you “The Wild Party,” a 1928 musical written and composed by Andrew Lippa, directed by Jodi Julian. Having competed in local Inland theater festivals and even the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, with more than 80 groups, RCC’s Student

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The Underacheivers revive underground hip-hop

Markese Braxton | Staff Writer Representing an experimental hip-hop collective entitled “Beast Coast” rooted in New York, the underground artists the Underachievers have been generating a lot of buzz for the past year. The group, consisting of Issa Gold and AK, are signed to the independent label Brainfeeder, which is the same label that produced

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Anticipated reveals at Apple keynote

David Roman | Asst. Inscape Editor As technology continues to make leaps in the capabilities of handheld smartphones, the latest announcement of the newest additions to the Apple family has left some people feeling impressed, some let down, and others as indifferent as they where before they Googled the new Apple products on their Androids.

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Twigs will bewitch your soul

Conner Munson | Asst. Inscape Editor A music video without chains, girls, and rims? In FKA Twigs’ new video for  the single, “Water Me”, the viewer only sees a close-up of her face for the entirety of the piece, staring at you, beckoning you forward like a wretched siren. As the young Brit’s face moves

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Music Video Madness

Conner Munson | Asst. Inscape Editor Underneath a harsh fluorescent light, a tarp-wrapped body is lazily loaded into the back of a soccer-mom minivan. In Thee Oh Sees’ video for “Toe Cutter – Thumb Buster”, we watch as a man crams a body into a decrepit blue van, paired with the soundtrack of their new

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Polaroid exhibit captures nostalgic feel

Patricia Mejia | Staff Writer About two weeks ago, Polaroid pictures were just old pictures of embarrassing moments at Christmas parties and  funny outfits I wore as a kid. Today, Polaroid pictures shine the light on a new embodiment of art. Through the lens of a Polaroid camera, artist Susan Mikula reinvents the definition of

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