British alternative rock giant inspires yet again

In 1985, many tragedies occurred around the world. TWA flight 847 was hijacked by Hezbollah, the northeastern United States was hit by the one of the coldest winters in recorded history, and the volcanic...

Tune in, turn on

A philanthropic arm of Oregon Country Fair, KOCF community radio had a benefit concert April 20, at Whirled Pies in Eugene. The live 8-piece band filled the atmosphere with jazzy riffs. People...

Lane creates music industry leaders of tomorrow; Music technology lab helps take students’ music...

Lori Hawley, a music technology tutor, began as a culinary arts major at Lane, but once she’d experienced commercial editing, music composition, mixing, and mastering in the music lab, she changed her major. “It totally...

Lane Chamber Choir to perform free concert

Led by LCC Director of Choral Activities Matt Svoboda, the 30 members of the Lane Chamber Choir will give a free concert, singing French composer Gabriel Fauré’s "Requiem" backed by organ and violin. According to...

All-ages, all the time

Suzanne Benorden, frontwoman of Eugene punk band Boomchick, wails during a set at the Campbell Club on Feb. 9. The band has been performing shows at the club throughout their seven years as...

Shake, shimmy and swing

Track Town Swing volunteers, teachers, and dance-attendees get together for a group photo near the end of Saturday night’s social dance. The social dances are a monthly event that are open to the...

Lane students shine at art walk

“Queen of Wands,” by Frédérique Cháteau was on display at the First Friday Artwalk in downtown Eugene on April 6, 2018. Lane Arts Council presents First Friday ArtWalks, year-round art tours that visit multiple...

Crossroads of cultures

An attendee makes a donation to the Chinese American Benevolent Association during the Lion Dance at the 33rd Annual Asian Celebration. “It goes to a good cause,” he said. The 33rd Annual Oregon Asian...

Sol Seed shines at Cozmic

On April 11 at Cozmic in Eugene, there was a full house for the CD release party from locally based reggae-fusion band Sol Seed. Their soulful, spiritually uplifting, deeply rhythmic grooves seamlessly blend classic...