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Wind Ensemble Carnegie Hall Trip Cancelled due to COVID-19

The FCC Wind Ensemble poses for a shot at the Shaghoian Performing Arts Center in October 2019. Photo courtesy of Elisha Wilson

Story By: Briana Davis, Entertainment Editor

September 15, 2020

Imagine it is the beginning of the semester and it’s time for the field trip you’ve been waiting for. The trip to no other than Carnegie Hall in New York City. Only to find out it’s cancelled due to a very contagious virus all the money you have just saved up for just down the drain. This was...

The Obscurity Zeitgeist: The New Vanguards of Folk Music

Story By: John Bruce, Entertainment Editor

February 12, 2020

Folk music has taken a hit since the likes of Bob Dylan, Neil Young or John Denver. It’s evolved into light and fun bluegrass, poppy overproduced stale country and an independent hybrid of electronic, old country and sixties  It’s a lost art form, but versions of true folk music have been returni...

‘American Idiot’ Turns 15, But Its Message Endures


Story By: John Bruce, Entertainment Editor

September 17, 2019

Every kid who grew up in the 2000s knows the iconic riff played at the beginning of the decade’s most influential rock album, and now it’s turning 15. Green Day’s “American Idiot” Sept. 20, 2004 release was not only a turning point for the band, but for the nation and the culture the band...

Fans Left Disappointed After Headliner for East to West Summer Jam Refuses to Perform

Bay Area newcomer, Haiti Babii came with irrefutable energy that had the whole audience hyphy and clinging to his every lyric as he performed hits like, “Period,” at the “East to West Summer Jam,” Saturday, June 1 at the Azteca Theater.

Story By: Tamika Rey, News Editor

June 7, 2019

Fresno, California is no stranger to A-list rap, hip-hop and R&B artists performing in the valley, like a revolving door. It’s also no stranger to breached contracts, broken promises, and canceled gigs. Saturday, June 1 was no different. The Azteca Theater, located in downtown Fresno had a pac...

The Latin Jazz Ensemble Flies to the Moon

Latin jazz ensemble performs “Soul Sauce (Guachi Guara)” by, Dizzy Gillespie/Chano Pozo, with special guests, Kevin Cearley (trumpet), and Ron Catalano (saxophone)

Story By: Gisella Luna, Reporter

March 13, 2019

The division of fine, performing and communication arts performed their Latin Jazz ensemble, Jazz singers and Jazz combos concert at Fresno City College on Tuesday, March 12 in the theatre to an audience of enthusiastic music lovers. The performance was a collection of different jazz musicians fro...

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