The Daily Aztec

We can be ‘Heroes’ like David Bowie

by Ryo Miyauchi, Arts & Lifestyle Editor

January 20, 2016

Recently I started to ask this icebreaker to new friends: “What’s your favorite David Bowie album?” The conversation starter was supposed to be all in good fun, though it now comes across a bit heartbreaking as the legendary...

Making music fearlessly

Making music fearlessly

September 29, 2014

Cassette Store Day brings new music back back to old platforms

by Ryo Miyauchi, Asst. Entertainment Editor

September 27, 2014

Add cassette tapes to the list of past music formats making a comeback. It’s not so surprising to find a cassette-only release of an album for an indie rock band. At first glance, this sounds like a niche phenomenon. However,...

Don’t hate on my music

by Ryo Miyauchi, Assistant Entertainment Editor

September 25, 2014

This past summer, I watched local musicians play cover songs at an open mic. It was nothing special, unless you've never heard anyone sing Bob Marley’s “Three Little Birds” before. But these two guys in particular caught...