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Entertainment Sources Close Due to Coronavirus

Entertainment Sources Close Due to Coronavirus

March 21, 2020

Throughout Austin, people are practicing social distancing, remaining isolated within their homes to avoid the spread of COVID-19. On Tuesday, March 17, Mayor Steve Adler released a statement declaring ...

Lauv Explores Emotions with Calm and Colorful ‘How I’m Feeling’

March 19, 2020

American singer and songwriter Ari Steprans Leff, better known as Lauv, released his debut studio album How I’m Feeling on Friday, March 6. The album had a simplistic yet eye-catching cover; a white background...

‘Birds of Prey’ Exceeds Viewer’s Expectations

‘Birds of Prey’ Exceeds Viewer’s Expectations

February 26, 2020

Highly anticipated since 2018, DC’s newest movie, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) was released on Feb. 7 and turned out to be pretty fun and way better than I expected. I ...

‘To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You’ Proves to be Sweet Seasonal Sequel

‘To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You’ Proves to be Sweet Seasonal Sequel

February 20, 2020

Love is in full bloom in To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You, coming out just before Valentine’s Day as a sequel to the popular teenage romance film To All the Boys I Loved Before. It is an adaptatio...

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Brings Smiles to Viewers’ Faces

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Brings Smiles to Viewers’ Faces

February 19, 2020

Sonic the Hedgehog has been a gaming icon for decades, ever since his debut in 1991. Originally set to release in November of 2019, this movie received mass backlash from the internet over Sonic’s des...

Oh Wonder Spreads Message of Positivity with New Album

Oh Wonder Spreads Message of Positivity with New Album

February 14, 2020

Oh Wonder, the alt-pop duo from London made up of Josephine Vander Gucht and Anthony West, released their new album, No One Else Can Wear Your Crown, on Friday, Feb. 8. This is their third album as a pa...

‘Parasite’ Latches on to Audience Despite Language Barrier

‘Parasite’ Latches on to Audience Despite Language Barrier

February 13, 2020

Praise for Director Bong Joon Ho’s Parasite (2019) has swarmed the movie industry, still growing as the film sweeps awards across multiple platforms. Despite being entirely in Korean, it received the...

Nova Miller Blends Modern Pop with Vintage Flair with Single ‘Do It To Myself’

Nova Miller Blends Modern Pop with Vintage Flair with Single ‘Do It To Myself’

February 3, 2020

Swedish vocalist, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Nova Miller unveiled her debut single and visual Do It To Myself, a beautifully crafted anthem to self love and overcoming insecurity. From sleeping in her ...

“9-1-1 Lone Star” is a Disgrace to Austin Culture

“9-1-1 Lone Star” is a Disgrace to Austin Culture

January 30, 2020

From the makers of the hit show “9-1-1” comes a sudo-spinoff “9-1-1 Lone Star”, taking the main characters Owen Strand (Rob Lowe) and his son TK Strand (Ronen Rubinstein) from the hustle and bustle of t...

Mozart’s Coffee Roasters Encapsulates Winter Spirit

Mozart’s Coffee Roasters Encapsulates Winter Spirit

January 15, 2020

The cool winter breeze is all Austinites can feel outside Mozart’s Coffee Roasters, the famous coffee bar known for its Christmas light show. Founded in 1993, the Austin original coffee shop quic...

‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Brings Cherished Saga to a Satisfying Conclusion

‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Brings Cherished Saga to a Satisfying Conclusion

January 10, 2020

Ever since Disney acquired the company Lucasfilm in late 2012, die hard Star Wars fans were eager to find out what the plans were for the future of the beloved franchise. Since then, it’s been an extr...