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‘Clickbait’ feeds journalistic junk food

by Conor Nordberg, Contributor

March 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

It happened again: you’re browsing your Facebook feed and you come across a link titled “This Woman Does Something … You Won’t Believe What Happens Next!” or “Nine Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About This...

Electronic music students rock Smith Recital Hall

by Ryo Miyauchi, Asst. Entertainment Editor

December 5, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Online Exclusive, Showcase

A modest crowd showed up on Nov. 22 at the Smith Recital Hall for the Electronic Music Marathon. The School of Music and Dance concert showcased a variety of music and video put together by students of two San Diego State classes,...

Run The Jewels

by Ryo Miyauchi, Asst. Entertainment Editor

November 18, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Online Exclusive

Look no further than Porter’s Pub to host on-point live hip-hop performances. Last Tuesday, Nov. 11, the University of California, San Diego venue impressed once again with its sold-out show of rap duo Run the Jewels. Run the...

German duo transforms from selling records to spinning them

by Reina Valenzuela, Contributor

November 11, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Online Exclusive

No matter what language we speak, what race we are or where we’re from, music brings people together. This seemed to be the case for the German duo Digitalism. While working together at a record store a decade ago in Hambu...

October was a scary good month for metal

by Mike Heral, Senior Staff Writer

November 7, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Online Exclusive

Heavy metal observed the year’s scariest month appropriately, with releases ranging from a band returning from the dead to one trying to make sense of death. It’s another impressive month for a year that will be remembered...