Bruin Beats: Bruin Recruiters President Beau McGinnis

Bruin Beats: Bruin Recruiters President Beau McGinnis

The Vision has teamed up with leaders from organizations across campus to bring you weekly Spotify playlists from students and staff. For today’s installment, Bruin Recruiters President Beau McGinnis shared some of his favorite songs with the Vision. McGinnis explains his song choices below.  “All of these songs are a […]

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YouTube Famous: Meredith Edwards

YouTube Famous: Meredith Edwards

Most students come to college with a wealth of academic achievements under their belt, but not many can say they have more than 93,000 YouTube followers like sophomore entrepreneurship and marketing major Meredith Edwards can. Edwards got her start in the YouTube world almost four years ago during her junior […]

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Office Concerts: Gracie Schram

Office Concerts: Gracie Schram

Freshman Gracie Schram may seem like an average student, but she has already played for more than 60,000 people, toured internationally and opened for some of her idols. “Since I was 10, my dream has been to change the world through the power of music, and I think I’m doing […]

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REVIEW: Phi Tau stands out at record-breaking Greek Sing

REVIEW: Phi Tau stands out at record-breaking Greek Sing

Once again, Greek Sing blew expectations through the roof with the performances and fundraising. This year, the ticket sales from Greek Sing 2017 alone raised more than $23,000 for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This is $6,000 more than they raised from an entire Greekend and Greek Sing event […]

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Bruin Beats: Belmont University President Dr. Robert Fisher

Bruin Beats: Belmont University President Dr. Robert Fisher

The Vision has teamed up with leaders from organizations across campus to bring you weekly Spotify playlists from students and staff. For today’s installment, Belmont University President Dr. Robert Fisher shared some of his favorite songs with the Vision. Fisher explains his song choices below.  “I love these songs because […]

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REVIEW: ASCAP winners stand out at Best of the Best Showcase

REVIEW: ASCAP winners stand out at Best of the Best Showcase

Five, four, three, two, one. Host Ryan Citrino kicked off the night with some jokes, standing on a triangle-shaped stage, inspired by the 1975 at the Brit Awards. Up first, Kenzie Palmer, the Country Showcase winner, pranced out onstage in a bright pink outfit with pink lights flashing in the […]

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Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Brad Blackburn

Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Brad Blackburn

Senior Brad Blackburn will be taking the Best of the Best stage for a third time in his college career on Saturday. Blackburn is a veteran of the showcase series, as he has won an ASCAP Writers’ Night every year since he was a sophomore. Despite his past success, Blackburn […]

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Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Matt Roy

Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Matt Roy

He loves vintage guitars, country music and highway rock ‘n’ roll. He recently won an ASCAP Writers’ Night in front of a panel of two music industry representatives and a legendary Nashville songwriter. Now he will be performing at the Best of the Best Showcase Saturday night. Matt Roy, a […]

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Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Jordan Xidas

Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Jordan Xidas

Jordan Xidas grew up surrounded by music. His brother graduated from Belmont University and went on to play drums for Nashville artist Steve Moakler, and his father was in the jingle industry. “I can’t remember a time when he wasn’t playing guitar and I wasn’t singing along in the backseat,” […]

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Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Anna Vaus

Best of the Best Showcase Preview: ASCAP Writers’ Night Winner Anna Vaus

Last summer, she opened for Hunter Hayes in San Diego and in July, was chosen for the Miranda Lambert Scholarship. In March, she won the ASCAP Writers’ Night and will be performing at the Best of the Best Showcase on Saturday. Anna Vaus, a junior songwriting major at Belmont University, […]

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Office Concerts: Best of the Best

Office Concerts: Best of the Best

The Best of the Best Showcase will be taking place in the Curb arena Saturday night. The four headliners joined the Vision for office concerts and shared what they are excited about for their performance. Alyssa Newton, winner of Christian Showcase, performed “Mercy on Me.” Estef, winner of Urban Pop […]

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Office Concerts: Jack Van Cleaf

Office Concerts: Jack Van Cleaf

Sophomore Jack Van Cleaf of Encinitas, California, has garnered a reputation on campus for his soft folk melodies and brilliantly incisive and refreshing lyrics. As a sophomore songwriting and English double major, Van Cleaf has already been featured in a number of writers rounds, Amplify shows and on-campus projects like […]

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