The Tulane Hullabaloo

Potential resounds on new Cardinal Sons EP

Josh Kimbrell, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

With “The Echo Choir” EP, Cardinal Sons valiantly attempts to rise from the underground. The pop rock trio has managed to create catchy melodies while sounding completely its own.The soulful jazz that has been coming from Louisiana and Mississippi for generations echoes through and is immediately apparent on...

Newcomb Art Gallery Explores Identity with Imaginative New Exhibit

Clara Beaumont, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

Newcomb Art Gallery's first fall exhibit features two artists, Chakaia Booker, and Katherine Taylor. At first glance, they could not appear more different in style, form and material. Booker’s part of the exhibition is titled “Eradication: A Form of Obsession,” while Taylor’s is titled “On...

Baths to visit Newcomb Quad

Alec Schwartzman, Arcade Editor

August 21, 2014

Will Wiesenfeld, also known as Baths, recently finished work on a nine-and-a-half-month international tour promoting his newest album “Obsidian” and its companion extended play, “Ocean Death.” The California native will perform a free show 8 p.m. Saturday at Newcomb Quad.Much of Wiesenfeld’s ea...

PREVIEW: Stoop Kids at Circle Bar

Marciela Murillo, Contributing Reporter

August 21, 2014

At 10 p.m. on Saturday, Stoop Kids will play at the historic Circle Bar on St. Charles Avenue.Stoop Kids is a local doo-wop and hip-hop band made up of Loyola University New Orleans graduates, led by Griffin Dean, the lead vocalist and guitarist. The band began when Dean was experimenting with writing, ...

Music Rising at Tulane launches musical cultures innovative learning platform

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Julia Novack

April 24, 2014

Tulane is collaborating with Music Rising, a campaign started after Hurricane Katrina in an effort to revive the Gulf South music scene and culture, to build an interactive website. The website launched on April 23.Matt Sakakeeny, a Tulane music professor and contributor to the Music Rising website, s...