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Reznor releases debut with How to Destroy Angels

John LaPine April 25, 2013

When Trent Reznor, the lead member of the Grammy Award-winning industrial group Nine Inch Nails (NIN), announced the group’s hiatus in February 2009, there were some wondered about the project’s future. However,...

Alumnus conducts Terminal Orchestra for exhibit

John LaPine March 21, 2013

NMU graduate Jesse DeCaire has always had a passion for music. “I’ve always been taken with instrumental music that evokes a mood or enhances an atmosphere like movie soundtrack music does,” said...

Student curates largest fighting video game conference in Midwest

John LaPine February 21, 2013

Five years ago, gamers Lee Cole and Marc Larson sat down in the living room of Cole’s Ishpeming apartment to play a videogame called “Guilty Gear.” What they didn’t know is that they were starting...

Ra Ra Riot moves forward with concept album

John LaPine February 14, 2013

After the 2012 departure of founding member and cellist Alexandra Lawn, Ra Ra Riot fans and music media outlets alike questioned the future of the Syracuse, N.Y.-based group. However, as guitarist Milo...

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