In 1987, a student walked into CITR with a nifty idea for a broadcast; 24 uninterrupted hours of tapes about the assassination of President John. F. Kennedy. 30 years later, Nardwuar the Human Serviette is CiTR’s most recognizable personality, a local celebrity, and one of the world’s most prominent music journalists.
For quite some time now, the UBC food scene has consistently been more and more disappointing. Students find themselves paying more and more for food of lesser quality and less in quantity.
If you want pub food or a beer, Mahoney’s is overpriced and lame; Gallery 2.0 has some of the most incompetent service I’ve ever seen and a sad, sad menu; and Koerner’s is great but a little off the beaten path and open at weirdly inconsistent times.
I talked to UBC School of Music professor David Metzer, who teaches musicology with an emphasis on pop music. Our conversation turned to questions larger than Owl City’s resurgence: What is pop music? And what makes some songs so easy to parody?
Perhaps the best thing that can be said about The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is that it’s finally over.
Rubber is a surprising film. And not because of it’s incredibly bizarre plot, which involves a telekinetic tire that kills people.
This new survey on The Hobbit is available in 35 different languages, allowing people from around the world to participate.
Irma Vep stars actress Maggie Cheung who finds herself at the center of a disastrous remake of Louis Feuillade’s silent French classic Les Vampires.
Universities across Canada all have their own fashion trends, so what trends should UBC students be on the lookout for?
Fourth-year UBC student Luke Wallace is using music and film to raise awareness about the conservation of British Columbia’s coastlines.
Wilson and Rowley revealed that one of the main focuses in MOA's exhibit will be Musqueam worldview and value.
Heart of the City Piano Program obtained a Musicounts TD Community Grant worth $10,000, which will go to purchasing instruments for students to use at home.
“By the time we get to the year 2000, we see the beginning of the demise of one-screen cinemas in Vancouver,” said film studies department's Brian McIlroy .
Hall proves the truth of this observation with her first full-length play Kayak, a clever and witty exploration of people’s attitudes about climate change.
When Nick Babey helped form Collect Call back in their White Rock high school, the initial intent on the band was not particularly exciting.
This week’s film, Hard Ticket to Hawaii, can be found in all its glory on Youtube.
Tom Burrows’ exhibit opened on Thursday night at the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery.
July Talk put on a great performance and their style is suited for a venue like the Pit.
Murality, a non-profit organization who aims at revitalizing the downtown east side with murals, will bring students and preschoolers together.