Oklahoma Outfit has a history — a really short history. Their performance at this year’s Rock Showcase put them on the radar of many Belmont students, but there’s another story behind their performance. Technically, the group’s first gig was the audition to be in the showcase. Besides the tryout, which […]
When sophomore Lindsey Button found an email from late-night host Conan O’Brien’s “Team Coco” in her inbox late one night, no one was more surprised than she was. The request was even more astonishing. Team Coco asked for a portrait of O’Brien Button had done in high school art class […]
While many Belmont fans recognize the Bruins’ performance on the field, many people don’t know how well Belmont athletes perform in the classroom. For Spring 2011, Belmont student-athletes boasted a 3.318 grade point average, the highest since Belmont joined the ranks of Division I athletics in 1997. Men’s basketball, women’s […]
Belmont sophomore Lea Marie Golde is one of the most buzz worthy musical acts on campus. With such a mixed following of admirers, analysts and onlookers offering both support and criticism, the sophomore songwriting major’s popularity — and posters — cannot be ignored. Golde, more widely known as Lea Marie, […]
Kelsey Kinsel sees experience as a catalyst for action. “Throughout history, if you look at anybody who has really impacted the world, it all starts from something that they personally experience,” she said. For Kinsel, now a freshman at Belmont, that experience happened in her sophomore year of high school, […]
The Belmont University School of Music and Nashville Public Television will come together to produce Christmas at Belmont, a PBS-taped Christmas performance at 7 p.m. on December 5 at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. This year’s host is Kentucky native and Tony Award-nominated, Laura Bell Bundy, best known for her Broadway […]
This week we’re pop music maniacs with moves like Ja… errr, Betty White. You’ll see. Plus, Correspondent Jessica Adkins shows us the true meaning of Thanksgiving. And last but not least, we reveal the winner of the Rock Showcase 2K11! It’s our Turkey Day episode. It’s The Week at Belmont!
One set away from a season-ending defeat, the Belmont volleyball team rallied to win a fiercely competitive five set match over the ETSU Buccaneers in the semifinals of the Atlantic Sun conference tournament Friday evening. Belmont came out strong early in the match, and took a one-set lead with a […]
Nashville’s plaid toting coffee sipping masses flocked to Mercy Lounge on Thurs., Nov. 10, to enjoy the ambient alternative-folk stylings of Alabama native, A.A. Bondy. Fans gravitated like moths to the milky white aura that surrounded the stage, as the mild mannered southern songster crooned his way to the audience’s […]
After two close losses to Top 10 teams, it seems the Belmont Bruins men’s basketball team has been recognized with a spot in a top 25 poll. In “Playboy,” that is. The rankings, according to a press release sent to the Vision, put the Bruins at No. 25 on the […]
Photos by Theo Miesner Belmont students were ready to rock at the 2011 Rock Showcase Saturday night. The night started with Oklahoma Outfit. Students swarmed to the stage as lead vocalist Hank Born showed off his skills as a guitarist. “I told you he could play guitar,” host David Smith […]
Check out the Vision’s additional Storify coverage of the game. DURHAM, N.C. – When Coach Rick Byrd called his players into a huddle with 14 minutes remaining in the game, he knew something had to change. At that point, the Bruins were down 16 points to the Duke Blue Devils, […]
Creed or Nickelback? That’s just one of the hard-hitting questions we ask the contestants of this weekend’s Rock Showcase. And coffee addicts, listen up – we’ve got the perfect convo for you. Plus, all hair-raising news on SAPB’s “No Shave November” month-long celebration. It’s The Week at Belmont!
Dr. Bob Fisher’s opened the second “Ask Dr. Fisher” convo of the semester by noting what he saw as a small crowd at the Curb Café Wednesday. “We’ve got a small audience, which means either everybody’s perfectly happy or they’ve given up,” he said. He then addressed the crowd with […]