Albums of the week

By: Isaac Dymock Only four weeks left in the school year. For most of us, things are getting pretty tight with midterms, finals and projects. In this time of intense studies, we all need something to listen to while concentrating. Instrumentals are perfect as they...
Young the Giant returns

Young the Giant returns

By Chantal Dunn Photo By: Kyle Ladda On March 1, 2019, Young the Giant came to town on their Mirror Master tour. This was the first time in five years that the American rock band has played a show in Edmonton. Since then they have come out with two new albums: Mind...
The Shuffle: The Study Soundtrack

The Shuffle: The Study Soundtrack

By: BREANNE REICH Finding that perfect music to study to is harder than you might think. You don’t want something that will just draw your attention away from your work and you don’t want something that will make you want to go to sleep. Well lucky for you, here’s the...
Music and the brain

Music and the brain

By: Emma Morrison Does Mozart really make your baby smart? People like Albert Einstein began playing musical instruments at a very young age. Could music really stimulate intelligence or create a genius? According to a 2015 study by Joyanta Sarkar and Utpal Biswas at...
The Shuffle: YEG Playlist

The Shuffle: YEG Playlist

By: Chris Figliuzzi Maybe it’s the fact that we’re trapped indoors for 8 months of the year by cold, or the inspiration provided by shirtless roller blading guitar guy, but there’s something about Edmonton that continually produces amazing musicians and bands....
Mother Mother plays sold out show

Mother Mother plays sold out show

By: Chantal Dunn On February 15th, 2019, Vancouver-based band, Mother Mother played a sold out show here in Edmonton along with their opening band Said The Whale. The Jubilee Auditorium was an intimate change of setting in comparison to the band’s usual shows....