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The 1975 releases new album “A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships”

Rosa Salazar, Reporter

December 5, 2018

After two long years and months of cryptic social media posts, British indie/pop band The 1975 finally blessed fans with their third album titled, "A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships" (ABIIOR) on Nov. 30. The album takes you through time, wrecks your emotions (if you have any), and almost makes you believe in love. The 58-minute album begins with the self-titled intro "The 1975....

‘Sounds For Our Soul’ features flute troupe

Megan Fenwick, Reporter

March 30, 2017

The Bakersfield College concert band and orchestra performed “Sounds For Our Soul” at the Indoor Theater on March 18. They were joined by the flute ensemble known as Pipe Dream Flutes and Friends and flute soloist Sara Andon. The night opened with Pipe Dream Flutes and Friends, which played 14 pieces of music. The group has played at various locations around the...

SWMRS coming to Bakersfield

Misyi Severi, Reporter

April 5, 2016

SWMRS, a punk rock band based right out of Oakland, is coming to Bakersfield. The band will be performing at B Ryder’s Sports Bar on April 6 at 7:30 p.m. with bands The Frights, Party Baby, and Sad Girl. SWMRS just released their latest album “Drive North” on Feb. 12 which is also their first album under their new band name “SWMRS,” previously “Emily’s Army.” “It...

COLUMN: BC athletics enhanced by band’s presence

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

If you have been to a Bakersfield College sporting event recently, you might notice the bigger presence of the BC band. They’re not only performing at football games, but they were also at the crucial volleyball game between number-three ranked BC and number-one ranked L.A. Pierce, and are scheduled to make a few appearances at basketball games for this upcoming season. When...

BC ensemble plays classics

BC ensemble plays classics

Tyler McGinty, Opinions Editor

November 16, 2011

It may not have been filled with people in black turtlenecks, and hardly anyone was snapping their fingers, but the recital hall in the Fine Arts building...

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