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February 21st, 2019 by

SUPER BOWL HALFTIME SHOW 2019: WHY IS MAROON 5 PERFORMING AT SUPERBOWL 53?

Jan. 22, 2019

Drew Nantais, Sporting News

Political commentary and discussion revolving around the upcoming Super Bowl Halftime show has caused controversy. The show has faced criticism for its choice of headliners given the racial climate.



GUEST COLUMN:MIDWAY MUSIC FESTIVAL FIGHTS FOR GENDER EQUITY ON STAGE

Aug. 30, 2018

Rachel Glago, Limestone Post

The importance of female lineups in the music festival world is women a voice in a male-dominated industry.



 COACHELLA 2018, THE YEAR BEYONCÉ REIGNED, WAS A HISTORICAL MOMENT FOR THE FESTIVAL 

April 28, 2018

Bruce Fessier, USA TODAY

Beyoncé’s as a headliner for the music festival Coachella this past year has changed the industry. As a headliner, she impacted the history of Coachella in terms of race and gender.



 HIP-HOP SCENE IN BLOOMINGTON EMERGES ALONGSIDE NATIONAL TREND

Nov. 30, 2017

Elijah Pouges, Bloomington Beat

An emerging new subculture has emerged in Bloomington, and it relates to the growing popularization of hip-hop culture. Creator of Madhouse, a music collective, by Ben Douglas is creating more recognition for this subculture of music.