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Live on Campus: Republic of Lights to perform Friday

September 10, 2015

OSL's second installment of Live on Campus will feature yet another Chicago based band, "Republic of Lights." The lead singer, Alan described their sound to be like Bruce Springsteen or The Strokes on...

The Hunts siblings to perform indie folk

September 19, 2014

The Hunts, a band of seven brothers and sisters will perform indie folk live on Sept. 20. The Office of Student Life (OSL) will host a performance by The Hunts at 8 p.m. in Centennial Hall. Admission for...

Alexander to perform indie rock 'without the snobbery'

September 11, 2014

Griffen Alexander will perform a mixture of acoustic and electric music, what he calls “indie rock without the snobbery” and “pop rock without the O.M.G.” The Office of Student Life (OSL) will...

Republic of Lights performs music from their album “Go Rococo” at The Brew on Aug. 29.
Photo by Andrew Skalak.

Review: Republic of Lights illuminates the stage

September 3, 2014

As the first week of classes came to a close and the long weekend began, Republic of Lights illuminated the stage while performing a mix of indie rock and pop songs. Students excitedly packed into The...

(Left to right) Improbability Drive members John Stenger, Rachel Auton and Brandon Wills perform in the quad last spring during Shantytown.
Photo courtesy of Paige Pierson,  live on campus co-chair

Preview: Student band to perform original Indie songs

January 29, 2014

The Office of Student Life and Leadership’s Live on Campus series will continue with a performance by the band Improbability Drive, consisting of students John Stenger, Rachel Auton and Brandon Wills. Improbability...

Nelly’s Echo attempts to connect with audience

October 15, 2013

Nelly’s Echo, a former contestant on “The Voice,” does not call himself a solo singer or part of a band, but instead a singer attempting to connect with his audience and have them connect back. His...

Former ‘American Idol’ star Tim Halperin to play in the Brew

September 25, 2013

Fresh coffee and pop songs tinged with soul will fill the Brew for students to enjoy on Sept. 27 at 8 p.m. when Tim Halperin performs this Friday. While Halperin usually performs with a full band, here...

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