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Staff Recs: Best Worst Band Names

Staff Recs: Best Worst Band Names

By WSN Staff

December 2, 2016


Filed under Arts

We all know there are some band names that shouldn't be band names — here's WSN staff's favorites.

Aurora’s Energy Shines True

Aurora’s Energy Shines True

By Hannah Shulman, Editor-at-Large

November 2, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

Singer-songwriter Aurora has the incomparable ability to make her audience feel as if they are in a haven of empathy during her shows — not even to mention her skill as a musician.

Staff Recs: Favorite Tiny Desk Concerts

Staff Recs: Favorite Tiny Desk Concerts

By WSN Staff

October 7, 2016


Filed under Arts, Top Stories

The Decemberists Tiny Desk best serves the indie genre and no other band displays this better than the Decemberists. Not only did their setlist consist entirely of songs from my favorite album of theirs, “The King Is Dead,” but they managed to keep the vibrancy of the songs alive within a live, acou...