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The Vocalists of IUS

The Vocalists of IUS

McKenna Curry, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Entertainment

You walk down the steps into the basement, or “ground level,” of Knobview at IU Southeast. You first hear a piano followed by a loud, yet beautiful, singing voice escaping through the cracks of one of the many closed doors. As you make your way down the halls, you notice each room is occupied by...

ACE of Spades

ACE of Spades

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under Campus, Profiles

Shane Thomas’ love for music began as a child when his babysitter would come over each morning, and put Elvis records and movies on for the two to listen to before his bus ride to school. Nowadays, he advises both new and familiar students every day; however, this does not stop him from breaking out ...

14 Love Songs for Valentine’s Day

14 Love Songs for Valentine’s Day

Chandler Cooper, Content Editor

February 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

Valentine’s Day may conjure beautiful or pessimistic feelings depending on an individual’s experience with love and all of its chalked-up glory. From Lana Del Rey’s nostalgic, yet timeless, “Love,” all the way to the brokenhearted “Awful Things,” by Lil Peep featuring Lil Tracy, the...

Bringing the Music to Life

Bringing the Music to Life

Beth Hunter, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

Beethoven, Bach and Mozart are well-known classical musicians from 18th century Europe; however, Louisville is home to A/tonal, an ensemble featuring living composers with IU Southeast roots. Unlike other classical groups, A/tonal strives to create a comfortable, laid-back environment and often wears...

Music at IUS

Music at IUS

Michael Melchor, Content Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

You probably know that IU Southeast has a music department. You might imagine people playing violins or composing music. But you might not have known that the department helps students learn about other aspects of the music industry with its own record label. IU Southeast’s record label, New Dynamic...

Technikolor: Making Their Dreams a Reality

Technikolor: Making Their Dreams a Reality

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

March 1, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Features, Profiles

At IU Southeast, a group of students are trying to make their dreams a reality. Senior Samuel Ullrich, pre-law major, sophomore Clarence Jackson, business major and Jefferey Jernigan make up the group known as Technikolor. The group formed in February 2016, with Ullrich and Jernigan starting to w...

Acappella Geeks Club Continues the IU Tradition

Acappella Geeks Club Continues the IU Tradition

Michael Melchor, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Features, Profiles

There is a long history of a cappella groups in relation to Indiana University. The tradition continues here at IU Southeast with the Acappella Geeks Club. The vocal group has been a part of IU Southeast for four years and was formerly led by Quintera Quinn. During the fall semester of 2015, the group...

New Albany Has Some ‘Crazy Neighbors’

New Albany Has Some ‘Crazy Neighbors’

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Features

There seems to be one thing that can bring people together and that is music. The Crazy Neighbors is a band located right here in New Albany that was formed because everyone in the group had a passion for music. The band consists of Amber Renee at lead vocals, Tyler Reed at lead guitar and back...

The Sound of Our Souls

The Sound of Our Souls

Kristy Fennessey, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

With a mother who sang as first alto in her church choir since she was 10 and a father who was a professional disc jockey, it may come as no small surprise that their son turned out to be an aspiring musician. Delmar James Pruitt, Jr. or DJ Pruitt, as he prefers to go by, is a young R&B and Soul...

Out of the crowd

Out of the crowd

Joel Stinnett, Staff Reporter

January 11, 2016


Filed under Features, Profiles, Top Stories

It is a rare occasion in life when someone is given a chance to meet their idol. It is an even rarer occasion when that person meets their idol while wearing a pink and blue light-up tutu. That is the position Rachel Esarey, music freshman and aspiring song writer, found herself in last October at...

Sound Together: Making music on campus

Sound Together: Making music on campus

Kristin Kennedy, Social Media Coordinator

November 25, 2015


Filed under Features, Top Stories

As Michael Sauffer, music junior, pounded a beat with his drumsticks, Zoe Blackwell, music senior and Matt Restrepo, music sophomore, leaned forward and swayed as their hands flew across their saxophone keys during their jazz band’s performance. The jazz band, called Cold Front, is one of three...

Marching on!

Marching on!

Kristin Kennedy, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2015


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Southeast Sound, IU Southeast’s marching band, was "en fuego" this summer. Southeast Sound came together in April of this year and assembled a 19 member squad by the summer. Despite this recent inception, the marching band participated in its first competition on Saturday, Aug. 8 in Indianapolis. The D...