Coming up this spring…

Along with warmer weather, bluer skies, and beautiful, blooming flowers spring also brings us concert season. Whether you attend a concert on campus, or travel to for a concert, your options are looking bright.

Here at Purdue, before the spring semester is finish, there will be two concerts hosted before the end of April.

April 10th- Dublin Guitar Quartet, 8:00 p.m., Loeb Playhouse, $15 per ticket.

Here’s a taste of what you’d hear:

April 17th- The Avett Brothers, 8:00 p.m., Elliott Hall of Music, $36.50-49.50 per ticket. 

Here’s a what The Avett Brothers have to offer their fans:

If you’re willing to make the drive, Indy also has plenty of options for this year’s concert season. There are way too many concerts to list because of the various venues that Indy has, but I’ve got some great lists for you to look through if you’re interested in finding the right concert for you.

VIVIDSEATS,  Indiana Concert Tickets, and Songkick all have the concert lineups from today on through the summer. So shop around and plan for a great concert season here in Indiana.

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Youtube Music Awards 2015

There’s this new thing called the YouTube Music Awards show. Youtube has compiled 50 winners from this year and now they’re kindly releasing 13 new music videos for fans to watch. The show has music from the following artists:

Action Bronson ft. Chance the Rapper, Cahoots, Charli XCX, Ed Sheeran & Rudimental, FKA twigs, Kygo ft. Parson James, Lindsey Stirling, Martin Garrix ft. Usher, MAX ft. Hoodie Allen, Migos, Megan Nicole, Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, and Shamir.

If you’re a fan of any of these artists or music videos in general, this is for you. It’s a new type of show to honor the hard work these artists and music producers do for our entertainment. Hopefully this will be a new trend, because it’s pretty cool…

Get the YTMA 2015 Music Video Playlist, subscribe to the Youtube Music Awards channel, and get a look behind the scenes at how the laser-filled launch film for the 2015 YouTube Music Awards was made.

Without further delay, as posted today on Youtube, the 2015 Youtube Music Awards show. Enjoy.

Unknown Music Scene: Lafayette

As Purdue students, we are surrounded by so many activities that the university offers us. Between Purdue Convocations and PMO, there’s always something going on around campus. But what if you’re looking for something local? Does local music exist in the Lafayette area?

The answer is yes.

Lafayette has an impressive local music selection that most people have no idea exists. From local bands that play live music to sponsored and supported musical groups, the Lafayette area has a lot to offer it’s residence.

An upcoming event you may want to look into:

Saturday, March 7th: The Joe Marcinek Band featuring Rob Dixon on saxophone and, Scott Pazera on Bass. White Vinyl Sky will be performing an opening acoustic set.

The Superbowl may be something, but so is that halftime show.

Year after year we crowd together in front of a TV screen to watch the famous Super Bowl showdown between the two top NFL teams of the year. But why do we do it? Is it for the love of the game? The hilarious commercials? The good company? The extravagant halftime performances?

What ever your reasoning is, you’ll most likely enjoy more than just one of those parts that make the whole Super Bowl Sunday experience.

hi-res-d5a9d7aae37365bc523a2a1bd1e67125_crop_northIn honor of Super Bowl Sunday, I bring you the 10 Best Super Bowl Halftime Shows and in case you missed this years show, enjoy a recap of Katy Perry’s performance. Perry’s performance may have been a little more colorful than most, but was still a success with the combined talents of Lenny Kravitz and Missy Elliott.