‘Just like heaven’

TheXplodingboys’ bassist, Michelle Pecchia finds her groove during her band’s performance at Old Nick’s Pub. The band performed The Cure’s 1985 album “The Head on the Door” in its entirety, as well as...

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...

Homegrown tunes resonate

Band members Tiana Husted, Melissa Randel and Ben Latimer get together to rehearse on Monday evenings in a small dark room at Husted’s house. The trio make up a band called Super Honey that...

Lane, UO harmonize for festival No. 9; Jazz-fusion band headlines event

Splashy cymbals and smooth melodies filled the ninth annual Oregon Jazz Festival Jan. 24 and 25. For nine years, Lane and the University of Oregon have collaborated for this event. Festival directors Ron Bertucci and Steve...

Jazz ensemble wins magazine award

The Lane Jazz Ensemble was named a winner in the 38th annual DownBeat Magazine Student Music Awards. This is the first year community colleges have been included as a category and the Lane Jazz...
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BSU continues dialogue

Eric Richardson, president of Lane County NAACP, gave a speech urging young leaders in the Black community to stand up and join the older generation in spreading the awareness of the unjust condition...

Jazz ensemble gets second chance to blow their horns Lane student Ben Latimer practices...

Lane’s Jazz Month began with the Jazz Ensemble’s rescheduled December performance, which was cancelled due to weather conditions, on Jan. 10 at the Building 6 Ragozzino Performance Hall. Lane music teacher Paul Kruger said students...

Striking a chord together

LCC’s Lane Chamber Choir practices “The Road Home” which they sang in a concert on Feb. 13. The concert featured songs from Cuba, Estonia, the Philippines and the United States. “Music itself is...

Laundry spins funk punk

They told me about this band, Laundry. They failed to mention their music would take control of me and force me to dance my way through the night. It...