Christian music showcase: The Many

Christian music showcase: The Many

Although performing together for only a few weeks, audience-oriented band The Many will be one of four acts performing Saturday night at the Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business’s 2015 Christian Showcase. Featuring Hannah Rand, Alaya Morris and Lauren Dekleva on vocals, Ben Pogue on bass, Sammi Potts on […]

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A Narration of Lightning 100’s Live on the Green Music Festival

Nashville’s independent radio station Lightning 100 presented the final three nights of its seventh annual Live on the Green Music Festival this past weekend. Contributing writers Jackie Zeisloft and Paula Ramirez headed to Public Square Park to review the final shows of the festival. Band by band, crop-top by bro-tank, […]

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Tattoo Tuesday: Tori and Cece Barnes

Tattoo Tuesday: Tori and Cece Barnes

Tori Barnes, freshman (Pictured on the right): “Since we were little, it doesn’t really make sense, but I’ve always been dark and like the moon and she was always the sun. I would always be up all through the night and she’d just be fast asleep.” Cece Barnes, freshman (Pictured […]

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Belmont band Better Eyes sets personal records at Vans Warped Tour

Belmont band Better Eyes sets personal records at Vans Warped Tour

Belmont-based band Better Eyes was chosen to play at the Nashville stop on the Vans Warped Tour this summer. “We were all just kind of shocked and we didn’t really believe it at first when we were invited, because we hadn’t even been a band for a year yet,” lead […]

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Tattoo Tuesday: Michael Weist

Tattoo Tuesday: Michael Weist

“All the tattoos I have have stories. She’s shattered to represent society and how people think you have to fit into this perfect shell but you don’t have to in reality. Everyone thought she was the perfect woman but in reality she was shattered. I think, to me, it’s more […]

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CEMB showcase season kicks off with special 125th anniversary Battle of the Bands

CEMB showcase season kicks off with special 125th anniversary Battle of the Bands

The Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business’s 2015 showcase series kicked off with a special 125th anniversary Battle of the Bands Saturday afternoon. The musical competition’s acts ran the gamut of genre and style, from the country twang of Emma Place to the funky, soulful tones of the night’s […]

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“Ghost Structures” exhibit unites art, science, philosophy

“Ghost Structures” exhibit unites art, science, philosophy

Science, philosophy and art converge this fall as Belmont alumnus Andy Harding hosts his sculpture series “Ghost Structures” at the Leu Art Gallery in the Lila D. Bunch Library. The exhibit centers on a series of wooden structures in sharp, enigmatic tangles and infinite loops. The gallery lights cast linear […]

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The Delta Saints: From Belmont to the globe

The Delta Saints: From Belmont to the globe

Photo provided by Loud & Proud Records A crowd of 250 people packed a 150-person club in the northern Spanish city Congas, and The Delta Saints let their rock style fill the room of crammed and sweaty bodies.  Watching the people crowd surf and sing each word by heart, the […]

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Belmont freshman inspires others to find “the beauty within you”

Belmont freshman inspires others to find “the beauty within you”

“LOVE. YOUR. CHANNEL. You are amazing and so pretty and so REAL.” “Please keep doing your thing girl, because your videos make me happy.” “Thank you so much for the positive impact your channel has had on my life as well as the lives of all your viewers.” The top […]

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TowerTube spotlights student musicians in documentary-style series

TowerTube spotlights student musicians in documentary-style series

Student musicians looking for publicity need to look no further than TowerTube– a new, intimate documentary-style session series for artists and songwriters created by Belmont students Nicole Lowe, Conner Haidle and JohnMichael Mitchell. “I’ve always been into documentaries and just getting to know people. Over winter break last year, I […]

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Pembroke Night Live delivers laughs and entertainment with sketch comedy

Pembroke Night Live delivers laughs and entertainment with sketch comedy

A night full of sombreros, Yoda masks, black high heels and “Frozen” parodies, could only be the work of the “pembros” of Pembroke Hall in their production of Pembroke Night Live. The performance Thursday night was the second annual Pembroke Night Live, the residence hall’s version of Saturday Night Live, […]

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Theatre department concludes Senior Capstone Festival with final three productions

Theatre department concludes Senior Capstone Festival with final three productions

After the festival opened with three performances from April 9 until April 11, the Belmont Theatre Department continues its celebration for the senior class with three more productions in the 2015 Senior Capstone Festival. Each performance is developed by at least one senior theater major as a requirement for senior […]

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