On Aug. 31, 2018, Netflix released the original movie, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, which is currently playing in a few select theatres and is also available on Netflix. The film, written and directed by the Coen brothers, is an anthology of six short films that all take place in the post-Civil War settling of the West. It features numerous A-list actors, such as Tim Blake Nelson, Bill Heck, James Franco, and Liam Neeson. The film’s message seems to be stories never die but people do. This is an intriguing thought on its own but is poorly executed in this movie.
Halestorm and In This Moment Dec. 1, 2018 at 1st Bank Center, Broomfield, Co. Photos by Lindsey McKitick
By Madison Otten “To see with eyes unclouded by hate” is the premise of Hayao Miyazaki’s second highest grossing film, Princess Mononoke, a 1997 animated Japanese film that has been subbed and dubbed for US viewers. This movie won 13 awards and 6 nominations, including the Japanese Academy Prize for Picture of the Year and... Continue Reading →
I wandered into the Newman Center of Performing Arts at the University of Denver on a somewhat chilly Oct. 4 night. Upon arriving, I immediately saw my dance teacher, and she suggested that I could go find my seat.
By Scheyenne Vue Sophie Meiers is a rising artist from Durango, Colorado, with an experimental discography spanning genres from R&B soul, indie pop, to hip-hop, and electro. On Nov. 7, 2018, she returned with a new EP, Chrysalis. The collaborative project features three songs: “Moment,” “Silver Water,” and “Broken Toys.” The EP offers itself as... Continue Reading →
Some prime benefits of attending community college include the cheaper cost, smaller class sizes, flexible schedules, and a diverse community of students and staff alike.
By Madison Otten On Tuesday Nov. 13, the Creative Writing Clubs of the FRCC Boulder and Westminster Campuses came together to share written works with the first cross-campus’ open mic. The open mic was hosted at the Boulder Campus; any and all were welcome to participate and were allowed to read any variety of pieces,... Continue Reading →
By Conrad Sperosen On Nov. 10, at the Boettcher Concert Hall, the jam-band Lettuce took their amazing funk sound and stepped it up by playing with a full symphony orchestra. On Saturday evening, they played a two set concert with a full string, brass, percussion, and woodwind sections. This concert was funk-a-delic with some amazingly... Continue Reading →
By Melody Giles On Oct. 25, FRCC Westminster held its first-ever Cabaret Night. The event, put on by Front Range staff and students, had a packed house for its whimsy and diversity of music and art. The theme was love. Throughout the night, the audience was entertained with jazzy songs played on guitars, the piano,... Continue Reading →