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The BEAT: Calvin Harris continues new direction

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter With yet another single released, Calvin Harris is showing signs of a new production style and artistic direction. It’s been a little over a month since Harris released his funky single “Slide,” featuring singer Frank [...]

April 6, 2017 Entertainment

The Beat: Drake beats streaming records with “More Life”

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Drake continues his reign as the biggest hip-hop artist in the game with his record-breaking release of “More Life.” The Toronto rapper released the 22-track album (which he refers to as a playlist) on Saturday [...]

March 23, 2017 Entertainment

The Beat: Future releases two albums in the same week

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Hip-hop artist Future has put out two albums in the past week, and he might be breaking records as both soar to No. 1 on the charts. On Feb. 17 Future released his self-titled album and it immediately [...]

March 2, 2017 Entertainment

The Beat: Migos release “Culture”

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter “Culture” has hit the shelves explosively and could potentially see a number one spot in its first week out. Migos have released their highly anticipated album, “Culture” and whether you like the hip-hop trio or [...]

February 2, 2017 Entertainment

The Beat: Gud Vibrations tour comes to Columbus

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Electronic music fans gathered at the Bluestone for a sold-out show put on by NGHTMRE and Slander. The Bluestone, located in downtown Columbus near Ohio State, welcomed concertgoers on Nov. 6 for a night of [...]

December 2, 2016 Entertainment

The BEAT: Committed coming to A cappalooza

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter The fourth annual Ohio Wesleyan A Cappellooza showcase is bringing the Grammy-nominated group Committed to perform for students. The event is being hosted by OWU’s Campus Programming Board and will feature performances of movie theme songs [...]

November 7, 2016 Uncategorized

The BEAT: Zeds Dead visits Newport Music Hall

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Electronic music fans gathered at the Newport Music Hall for a sold-out show put on by artist Zeds Dead. Newport, located right next to the Ohio State campus, welcomed concertgoers Oct. 6 for a night of [...]

October 22, 2016 Entertainment

The Beat: A chat with Cardiknox before homecoming weekend

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter The Campus Programming Board has planned a concert for students during homecoming weekend featuring Cardiknox, an indie-pop band from Seattle, Washington. The group consists of vocalist Lonnie Angle and instrumentalist Thomas Dutton, who formed the [...]

October 10, 2016 News

The Beat: Mac Miller is feeling the love on new album “The Divine Feminine”

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter With a new approach but familiar style, Mac Miller is back at it again with his fourth studio album. Malcolm McCormick, better known as Mac Miller, released “The Divine Feminine” Sept. 16. This comes almost [...]

September 22, 2016 Entertainment