All posts tagged SAO

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Adia Victoria mixes art and politics

Up-and-coming blues-rock artist and cultural critic Adia Victoria performed at Calvin in the Recital Hall last weekend. ...

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The Mountain Goats bring self-aware commentary to performance

This past Thursday night, as part of the Festival of Faith and Writing, a prominent indie-punk-humanist group, The Mount...

The most recent SAO podcast topic was on Daughter, who preformed at Calvin. Photo Courtesy SAO Facebook.
New SAO podcast fosters discussions of pop culture

The Student Activities Office (SAO) released the first 20-minute “Pop Matters” podcast episode on Feb. 26. “Pop Ma...

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Audience reflective after Daughter’s ambient and introspective performance

Daughter, an independent rock group based out of London, played at Calvin this past Wednesday. The warm yet slightly mis...

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Drew Holcomb performed personal folk concert

Known for their hit “Live Forever,” Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors graced the CFAC last Saturday night with outstand...

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Letter to the Editor: Some more thoughts on “indie” music at Calvin

Last week there was an article published in the op-ed section of Chimes which observed that the Calvin student activitie...

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“Sylvan Esso” delivers a new sound to Calvin

Student Activity Office(SAO) hosted Sylvan Esso for a concert on Calvin’s campus on Friday, September 25 at 8 p.m. Ame...

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The Dearth of Non-Indie

Do you like Indie music? If you like attending concerts at Calvin (hopefully you do) a good majority of their concerts h...

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Lord Huron Performs Engaging Concert for Sold-Out Crowd

Last Wednesday evening, a sold-out audience gathered in the Covenant Fine Arts Center to hear Lord Huron, a folk-rock ba...

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Pop Music Guild to support student musicians

“As the director of the Student Activities Office, it is disappointing to bring in great acts and not have student ban...