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Story by Sam Long | Assistant Editor Photo courtesy of Variety.com Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak’s latest project, Silk Sonic, released their debut album on Friday, Nov. 12 after months of anticipation.  Entitled “An Evening with Silk Sonic,” the album draws on early ‘60s and ‘70s R&B and enlists funk icon and Parliament-Funkadelic bassist Bootsy Collins to …

Story by Michael Cremin | Contributing Writer Photos by Toto Sripunvoraskul | Contributing Photographer Every Monday, MT SPARE hosts a live concert in the KUC Theater. This Monday was the last Music Monday of the semester and featured the psych-rock, seven member, student collaboration named Wet Flag.  As Wet Flag walked out, I started to …

Story by Sam Long | Assistant Editor Emily O’Neal looked down and checked her voicemail messages, seeing the notification for one outstanding call. Finally picking up the phone almost a week after the initial call, she replayed the message to find that her song “Paint Me” had been selected as a second-place winner for the John …

Story by Michael Cremin | Contributing Writer Photos by John Cantor | Assistant Editor The student artist series “Music Mondays” continues this week featuring Joyful.noiz and Atlas End at the Keathley University Center Theater.  Joyful.noiz, aka Zion Ward, has recently moved to Middle Tennessee and has already integrated himself into the local music scene. Joyful.noiz dancing …

Story by Ethan Pickering | Lifestyles Editor Photos by Sam Long | Assistant Editor Belizean students and musical artists spoke with an intellectual property law class at Middle Tennessee State University via Zoom. They shared their own colorful and personal stories about the musical culture and scene in the country of Belize today. The virtual …

Story by Michael Cremin | Contributing Writer and Ethan Pickering | Lifestyles Editor Photos by Jonathan Salazar | Sidelines Photographer Indie rock band “Hippo Campus” came to Middle Tennessee State University as a part of 2021 Homecoming festivities. The Minnesota-based band was hosted by Spare and the Student Government Association as a free event for …