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Anti-Flag Drummer, Pat Thetic, Discusses Band’s Political Roots

Anti-Flag Drummer, Pat Thetic, Discusses Band’s Political Roots

Sam Schaffer, Managing Editor

July 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle, Local News, Music, Politics, Top Stories

The American punk band, Anti-Flag, has been cherishing the importance of the rock show for over 20 years now. And while an Anti-Flag rock show combines a lively stage performance with high-energy mosh pit, it also contains politics, lots of politics. “When we were a young band starting, we thought...

MILK Drops with a Perfect Splash

MILK Drops with a Perfect Splash

Kayla Reyes-Marseil, Contributing Writer

May 13, 2017


Filed under College News, Music, Valencia News

  After what’s been almost a year since the Chicago producer ICYTWAT first announced his upcoming album, “MILK” finally dropped letting anticipators scratch that long itch.   The 11 track tape features other artists like $ILKMONEY; someone who Twat has worked with numerous times, an...

JoJo Shows Confidence and Maturity in Her Mad Love Tour

JoJo Shows Confidence and Maturity in Her Mad Love Tour

Darius Cornejo, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2017


Filed under Music, News, Valencia News

R&B singer JoJo continued her Mad Love tour March 22 at the Plaza Live in Orlando, performing personal ballads and nostalgic tunes. The 26-year-old pop singer was shining with confidence and passion. It was evident that she was showing a more mature side with more explicit language and mature themes...

Energy is Everywhere in Dua Lipa’s Intimate Orlando Concert

Energy is Everywhere in Dua Lipa’s Intimate Orlando Concert

Darius Cornejo and Cameron Thomas, Contributing Writers

March 10, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Reviews, Top Stories

Dua Lipa brought the crowd together with intimate ballads, positive messages, and feisty, meaningful synthpop. As soon as Lipa took the stage at The Social in Orlando on March 9, the small venue came to life. The 21-year-old English singer started off with “Last Dance,” awakening the audience and...

Thousands Flock to Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival 2017

Thousands Flock to Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival 2017

Sam Schaffer, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Music, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Thousands of people flocked to Sunshine Grove in Okeechobee, Florida March 2 - March 5, to see artists like Wiz Khalifa and Young the Giant perform at Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival 2017. The event is a four-night camping festival where people gather from all over the continent to party and expr...

Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival Kicks Off Thursday

Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival Kicks Off Thursday

March 1, 2017


Filed under Music, Top Stories

The  2017 Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival kicks off this Thursday, March 2, at 12 p.m. Lasting up until March 5, the festival will contain many activities ranging from thai yoga and meditation sessions to live music performances, featuring artists such as Usher and Flume.  The festival runs through M...

Stars Hit the Stage at Valencia College

Stars Hit the Stage at Valencia College

Ashley Garcia, Contributing Writing

February 28, 2017


Filed under College News, Entertainment, Music, Top Stories, Valencia News

Are you ready for the next Valencia College superstar? Then grab a front seat for all the excitement as the “Under the Stars” talent competition hits the stage on March 1. The show, hosted by the Student Government Association and the Campus Activities Board will be on the East Campus mall.  The...

Valencia house bands to perform throwback tunes

Valencia house bands to perform throwback tunes

By Viviana Bernasconi Scialon, Contributing Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under College News, Entertainment, Music, Top Stories, Valencia News

Get ready for an exciting night at Valencia College East Campus, as bands will be performing at the Black Box Theater from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4. The Valencia house band will play music from the 1980’s, and the Valencia studio band will be performing hits from 1967 to gear...

Balance and Composure to headline The Social

Balance and Composure to headline The Social

By Luke Wallace, Contributing writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Music, Top Stories

Alt-rock band Balance & Composure are set to headline The Social Wednesday, October 19. Formed in Pennsylvania, Balance & Composure is reminiscent of the grimy punk groups of the 90's, but maintain a modern, one of a kind tone. They are touring in support of their third full length stud...

Florence + the Machine to rock Amway Center

Florence + the Machine to rock Amway Center

By Ty wright / @tru2ty, [email protected]

May 8, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Music, News

English indie rock band Florence + the Machine are headed to the United States and will land in Orlando on May 14 as they are set to bring their “How Beautiful Tour" to Amway Center. The tour is in support of the group's third solo album, “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful,” which was released...

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