Russ takes the stage at a massive hometown show

As campus urged our evacuation I found myself thankfully out of harm’s way in Atlanta and coincidentally found myself home for one of the city’s biggest weekend in live music. With an impressive and diverse lineup that matched the city’s melting pot of tastes, I was impossible to see everyone I wanted, but here are the highlights of the performances I was able to catch.… Read More

UM student-led band, SHENZI is touring the east coast this summer and I got the chance to catch their Atlanta show at Smith’s Olde Bar. The band, comprised of vocalist Des Bannister, guitarist Conor McCarthy, keys player Andrew Novoa, bassist Koa Ho and drummer Jonathan Hulett, took the stage at the small local bar following opening performances by From Earth (which McCarthy is also a part of) and Mozay.… Read More

If you’re anything like me, you may find yourself listening to any Tyler, The Creator track or even just reading one of his tweets and thinking to yourself, “Yo, what in the world is going on in this dude’s head?”
 

Thankfully among a rapper, producer, fashion designer and all-around mogul, Tyler is also a mind reader so he had director Mikey Alfred follow him around with a camera during the making of his 2015 LP Cherry Bomb.… Read More

Sunday May 21st @6pm.

Episode Playlist

  • Thunderclap Newman, Something in the Air
  • Nina Simone, Trouble in Mind, and
  • The Floating Men, Roll Down the Windows and Drive

On this episode of RadioActive we served up two brilliant (and ridiculously cool) academic brains who work tirelessly to understand the role of power in creating and maintaining suffering and inequality in our communities and society.… Read More