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Famous enough to go on tour, but they’re still the underdogs

Stefanie Chae, Entertainment Editor

April 23, 2013

Name: Late Night Reading Type of Music: Pop Punk Album: "Dedicated to Deadlines EP" Background: In 2009, Dalton Wixom (lead vocals/rhythm guitarist) and Brady Szuhaj (bass guitar/harmony) started working together. Since th...

D.C. Hosts First Jingle Ball

Kimberly Williams, Entertainment Edditor

December 5, 2012

December 11, thousands of fans will be lining up outside the Patriot Center, waiting for one of the DC area’s biggest events of the year. Hosted by HOT 99.5, the concert series known as Jingle Ball will take place for the first...

Newly-Released CD Reviews

Laura Carter and Riker Lawrence, Staff Writers

December 2, 2012

Waiting for the day a favorite band releases a new CD can be endless. This winter, many stars are releasing new CDs and songs. One Direction, Kelly Clarkson and Green Day are just some of the few that have decided to do so. One...

Concert courtesy

MK Koszycki, Staff Writer

May 15, 2012

• Respect the opening acts. They work just as hard as the headliners and have a great deal of courage to get up in front of large groups of people who do not even know who they are. Arriving early and sticking it out through...

Pick-Me-Up Songs

January 24, 2012

Need a pick me up to help you brave the nasty winter weather or survive the end of the quarter? Grab your headphones and jam to the Valor Dictus Playlist of the Month, featuring songs that are guaranteed to brighten your day-...

Best music of 2011

MK Koszycki, Staff Writer

December 15, 2011

2011 was a big year for music. Chart-topping superstars such as Lady Gaga, Adele, and Coldplay all released records that will be enjoyed by many for years to come. But what about those artists you might have missed among the releases...

Hear Me Out

MK Koszycki, Staff Writer

December 6, 2011

Melody Records Find it: or 1623 Connecticut Ave N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 Prices: While popular selections can be pricey (vinyl ranging from $11.99 to $20), 8" records and CDs are sold at a more reason...

Clifton recording studio opens

Stefanie Chae, Kids-In-The-Hall Editor

December 2, 2011

NOVA Music Center, located on Chapel Rd. in Clifton, is now home to the sounds of aspiring musicians, after it recently opened a recording studio. Manager Lisa Wagner said it had always been owner Enrich RussekRobbins’ dream...

Bravely Speaking to the Robinson Community