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Ed Sheeran’s “Divide” Album Review

By AARON KREIN Arts Editor It’s been two weeks since British singer/songwriter Ed Sheeran took the world by storm with his third studio album, “Divide.” The set, following up “Plus” and “Multiply,” became his second…


Garth and Trisha Rock the Times Union Center

By LINDSAY MORAN Contributing Writer The Times Union Center filled its seats for the third consecutive night Sunday as concert-goers were entertained by longtime country artists Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood. The four-hour show showcased…


Lorde’s “Green Light” Single Review

By KYLIE POWERS Staff Writer In case anybody wants to feel old, it’s been three years since Lorde released her hit song “Royals” back in 2013. Yes, back a few years ago, the hit song…



“Get Out:” A Tense, Terrific Thriller

By JACKSON MURPHY Staff Writer I rarely see horror movies. Normally, in a given week, there are much better options in the pool of new releases to check out. Not to mention the fact that…


Young the Giant Performs at The Palace

By TAYLOR FARNSWORTH Staff Writer Millennials filed into the Palace Theatre in Albany on Thursday night to listen to the American indie rock band Young the Giant. The positive energy illuminated the crowd, while the…



Vagina Monologues Auditions Complete; Rehersals Underway

By KATE PIERCE News Editor Rehearsals and preparation are underway for this year’s production of the Vagina Monologues, an episodic play in which each monologue deals with an aspect of feminine experience. The annual production…