Beat ‘n’ Track: Logan Brill

Beat ‘n’ Track: Logan Brill

The Beat ‘n’ Track plays on this month with senior Logan Brill. Although a native of Knoxville, Tenn., Brill might tell you her experiences at Belmont and in Nashville have been “très bon.” A French major and music minor, Brill’s style rounds out the country music vibe of Nashville with […]

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Young Islands create up-and-coming synthetic sound

Young Islands create up-and-coming synthetic sound

A three-man band with no a guitar or bass player to be found. For most groups, it’s a proposition that sounds improbable, if not impossible. For Young Islands though, this may be what separates this up-and-coming Belmont band from the rest. Young Islands is an electronic synthesized pop band which […]

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REVIEW: Timberlake’s ’20/20 Experience’ clearly meets hype

REVIEW: Timberlake’s ’20/20 Experience’ clearly meets hype

Far removed from his days as a teen heartthrob as a member of *NSYNC, Justin Timberlake has matured musically. And no one seems to be complaining about it. Seven years since the release of Timberlake’s last album, “FutureSex/LoveSounds,” JT returns to music with his excessively anticipated new album. Hit single […]

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REVIEW: ‘Temper Temper’ repeats same formula

REVIEW: ‘Temper Temper’ repeats same formula

There’s no doubt Bullet For My Valentine is one of the most recognizable metal bands in today’s music scene. With obvious influences from metal gods Metallica and Pantera, complete with guitar stylings of AC/DC, Bullet For My Valentine may be the latest star in the metal legacy. Every one of […]

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Theatre students have ‘Dreamed a Dream’ come true

Theatre students have ‘Dreamed a Dream’ come true

The musical theatre department at Belmont University already has a reputation for its Broadway-quality productions. But starting Friday, it will also be known as the first-ever college program to put on a production of “Les Miserables.” Members of the cast said the story behind performing the longtime Broadway show may […]

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Lonely Biscuits win MTV award, headed to SXSW

Lonely Biscuits win MTV award, headed to SXSW

Three semesters after forming, Belmont-based band The Lonely Biscuits is headed to Austin, Texas to perform in South by Southwest after winning a national contest sponsored by MTV. The group composed of Grady Weinrich, Sam Gidley, John Paterini and Nick Byrd received the Chevrolet Sonic College Artist Woodie Award last […]

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Beat ‘n’ Track: Mignon Grabois

Beat ‘n’ Track: Mignon Grabois

The Beat ‘n’ Track plays on this month with freshman commercial voice major Mignon Grabois. Though her enrollment at Belmont has just begun, her career in music and songwriting already has a solid foundation including musical theater and exposure through national radio and the CMA’s. Belmont Vision: How did you […]

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Parnassus emerges as Nashville’s literary center

Parnassus emerges as Nashville’s literary center

When the door swings open to Parnassus Books, the scene is one familiar to book lovers. High gloss oak shelves loaded down with books line the walls from floor to ceiling. Crisp hardback books creak when their spines are forced open. Customers mill between the displays as soft, folksy tunes […]

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Phillips coming to Curb for April concert

Phillips coming to Curb for April concert

“American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips will come to campus guitar in hand in April for a Curb Event Center concert. Tickets for the Sun., April 21 concert will be sold at ticketsnashville.com and the Curb Event Center box office starting Tuesday. Student tickets for the 7 p.m. show are $15 […]

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‘On The Verge’ brings life’s journey to stage

‘On The Verge’ brings life’s journey to stage

A desire for exploration of the unknown on Belmont’s campus brings journey, suspense and imagination to the stage, in the theater department’s newest production: “On The Verge.” “The world is something worth exploring and inside of ourselves we have the potential to discover and embrace and revel in this world. With […]

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Grimey’s expands to ‘Too’ next door

Grimey’s expands to ‘Too’ next door

When it comes to change, Grimey’s record store and its owners are no amateurs. The Eighth Avenue South music hub was founded in 1999 by Mike Grimes and Doyle Davis and has seen multiple advancements since then, including new locations, retail catalogs and a reputation as a local concert venue. […]

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TowerMix rebrands as online campus hub

TowerMix rebrands as online campus hub

With a new relaunch, music business website TowerMix is trying to become Belmont’s hub for entertainment news, networking and events. The organizers of the website owned by Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business want it to be a place any Belmont student interested in the entertainment industry can […]

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