Preview: Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival 2017

Preview: Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival 2017

Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival will kick off its third year Saturday at historic Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin, Tennessee, and features an impressive lineup of artists, local vendors and food trucks. This year’s headliners include Justin Timberlake, Eddie Vedder and Ryan Adams. Kevin Griffin, Franklin resident, Pilgrimage creator and frontman […]

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Photo Preview: Three Sisters opens Friday night at Troutt Theater

Photo Preview: Three Sisters opens Friday night at Troutt Theater

“Three Sisters” is the latest production from the Belmont Theatre Department and is set to premiere Friday at 7:30 p.m.. “It’s about yearning for something that you feel is essential to your happiness, but that is difficult to obtain — but then also facing the possibility that you’re not going […]

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Office Concerts: Katie MAC

Office Concerts: Katie MAC

Senior Katie Canfield, known on stage as Katie Mac, has had a love for music her whole life, but recently pushed her music in a new direction. “My early influences range from The Grateful Dead — my dad was a huge Dead Head — and I loved Fleetwood Mac and […]

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Wilder returns to Nashville for supporting slot at Ryman

Wilder returns to Nashville for supporting slot at Ryman

Following a Belmont Q&A session with alumni band Wilder, the Vision sat down with the band to discuss their return to Nashville, and their supporting slot at the Ryman Auditorium Tuesday night. “We’re playing our music at the Ryman which is insane,” said lead singer Charlie Greene. “But we’re opening, […]

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Dr. Michelle Corvette brings social art practice to Belmont

Dr. Michelle Corvette brings social art practice to Belmont

Assistant professor of art Dr. Michelle Corvette uses social intervention art — the practice of giving back to the community through a creative outlet — in much of her work. “Social art practice is a relatively new field of study within the arts,” she said. Corvette is exploring ways to […]

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Photo Review: David Dennis stands out at Christian Showcase 2017

Photo Review: David Dennis stands out at Christian Showcase 2017

  The 2017 Christian Showcase on Saturday was a night filled with standout performances, worship music and incredibly powerful vocals — most notably from winner David Dennis. As Dennis came on stage, many rushed to the front to get a closer look. From Dennis’ first song, it quickly became evident […]

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Artist Preview: Christian Showcase 2017

Artist Preview: Christian Showcase 2017

The 2017 Christian Showcase will kick off at 7 p.m. in the Curb Event Center Saturday, with performances from Lauren Yaffe, Thy Kingdom Come, David Dennis and Taylor Zebracki. Lauren Yaffe Written by Sara Scannell with contributing reporting from Sydney Kamm Junior Lauren Yaffe has grown up around worship music, […]

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Office Concerts: Maxx Marshall

Office Concerts: Maxx Marshall

Belmont songwriter Maxx Marshall is passionate about hiking, hymns and uniquely inventive lyrics. The Tallahassee, Florida, native is a junior songwriting and English double major, who is making a place for himself in the Belmont folk community. “I love the community and the people that I’ve found in Nashville and […]

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Judah and the Lion return to Nashville for Ryman show

When Judah and the Lion formed at Belmont over four years ago, they never dreamed they would one day headline the famed Ryman Auditorium. But Friday night they’ll get their shot. “It feels amazing to be back,” said Judah and the Lion’s drummer, Spencer Cross. “We’ve been dreaming about playing […]

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Interactive art exhibit opens Thursday in Leu Center

Interactive art exhibit opens Thursday in Leu Center

The Conceptualizer is a new interactive art exhibit held in the lobby of the Leu Center that invites viewers into the creative process, opening Thursday night. “This is a chance for students to put themselves in the place of an artist,” said President of Kappa Pi International Honorary Art Fraternity Caitlyn […]

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Office Concerts Preview: Jacob Metoyer

Office Concerts Preview: Jacob Metoyer

After a busy year full of successes with the Beltones— including winning first place in the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella semifinals — Jacob Metoyer has taken a step back from a cappella for his senior year, instead turning his focus to making music of his own. “I loved […]

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