The Huntington News

Review: Miguel returns to Boston for sold out show

Review: Miguel returns to Boston for sold out show

March 21, 2018

  Photos by Alex Melagrano By Alex Melagrano, news staff  Solo artist Miguel made his first appearance in Boston since 2015 Monday night, but his sold-out show at the House of Blues indicated he is nowhere close to being forgotten. On tour for his latest album “War & Leisure,” Migue...

(Sandy) Alex G and Puppy Problems perform at AfterHours

(Sandy) Alex G and Puppy Problems perform at AfterHours

March 19, 2018

By Carolina Do Nascimento, news correspondent Indie rock and low-fi music filled AfterHours Friday night as artists (Sandy) Alex G and Puppy Problems performed to an energetic crowd. (Sandy) Alex G was the main act of the concert, which label company Green Line Records hosted. The Philadelphia...

Acting Out presents 1-act comedy ‘Hard Candy’

Acting Out presents 1-act comedy ‘Hard Candy’

Samuel Kim

March 19, 2018

Acting Out, a student theatre group, presented a humorous series of job interviews this weekend in a one-act comedy titled “Hard Candy.” The adaption of Jonathan Rand’s 2000 piece featured the applicants and what they were willing to do to make their way up the corporate ladder. The prod...

Gallery 360 showcases new Hughes and Maddy exhibit

Gallery 360 showcases new Hughes and Maddy exhibit

Claire Wallace and Samuel Kim

March 17, 2018

    Northeastern’s Gallery 360, an art gallery located between Ell Hall and Curry Student Center, recently welcomed the works of Boston-based artists Mary Hughes and Keith Maddy. This new exhibit, titled “In Line,” comprises of paintings and paper art, a term for art created from ...

NU theatre groups host one-day play production

NU theatre groups host one-day play production

Samuel Kim

March 1, 2018

It’s Saturday at 1 a.m. Nine students, spread throughout various Ryder Hall classrooms, type busily on their laptops. Though they might appear to be working on papers and other schoolwork, they are all writing short plays. The students are participating in the fourth “8 to 8: 24-Hour Play ...

Portugal. The Man puts on ’60s-inspired show in Providence

Portugal. The Man puts on ’60s-inspired show in Providence

March 1, 2018

Photos and review by Riley Robinson Portugal. The Man’s performance in Providence Thursday was an ode to the garage band before GarageBand. Portugal. The Man, or PTM, is best-known for their platinum track “Feel It Still,” a head-bopping alt-rock crossover. The song won the group thei...

Distilled Harmony advances to ICCA Semifinals

Distilled Harmony advances to ICCA Semifinals

February 22, 2018

By Evelyn Bleed and Jules Ubertini, news staff Northeastern a cappella groups took home top-three places across two major competitions this weekend, and one co-ed group will advance to the next level in a tournament that spans the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Collegiate a capp...

Distilled Harmony hosts a cappella concert

Distilled Harmony hosts a cappella concert

Samuel Kim

February 19, 2018

Clad in burgundy clothing, the members of Northeastern’s Distilled Harmony a cappella group marched onto the stage at the Fenway Center Friday night. Cheers erupted from the audience, who filled nearly all 270 seats. Distilled Harmony was performing in a concert they hosted, themed “Fifty Shades...

Ballroom Dance Club hosts speakeasy-themed swing dance

Ballroom Dance Club hosts speakeasy-themed swing dance

Samuel Kim

February 17, 2018

An estimated 100 students attended a 1920s speakeasy-themed swing dance Friday night at the Curry Student Center Ballroom. The event, hosted by Northeastern’s Ballroom Dance Club, included beginner East Coast Swing lessons followed by dancing, a mocktail bar and a photo booth. Sahaj Kumar, NU Ba...

BØRNS delivers sold-out show at the House of Blues

BØRNS delivers sold-out show at the House of Blues

February 16, 2018

The ticket windows were plastered with “Sorry, sold out,” signs, and thousands stood in a line snaking around the House of Blues Sunday night. The rain didn’t matter. They were here to see BØRNS, the electro-alternative star behind hits like “10,000 Emerald Pools,” “Electric Love” a...

Gallery: Students create projects at HackBeanpot

Gallery: Students create projects at HackBeanpot

February 15, 2018

HackBeanpot, an annual Hackathon for Boston students, took place this weekend at Genuine in the South End. Thirty-one projects in all were submitted for judging, but an emphasis was placed on fun and creation. ...