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Senior Paul Jacobson shares his recommendations  in Paul's Picks. (Provided by Paul Jacobson)

Paul’s Picks

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of My Bloody Valentine’s 1991 release “Loveless”By Paul Jacobson | Contributor  Visceral; ethereal; overwhelming; primal; emotional. These are all words I would use to describe My Bloody Valentine’s 1991 release“Loveless,” which celebrates its 25th anniversary on November 4 (the occasion for this review). The album was […]

by · November 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Provided by unsplash.com) American tunes to spice up the election season

Spotify: American Tunes

American tunes to spice up the election season By Laura Koenig | Echo No matter your feelings concerning Election Day, sit back and enjoy a few American tunes. Check it out here: http://spoti.fi/2esmXdz “Party In The U.S.A.”– Miley Cyrus “I’ve Been Everywhere” – Johnny Cash “God Bless The U.S.A.” – […]

by · November 4, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Photograph by Hannah Bolds) “A Theology of Race and Place” was released in late August 2016.

Holy information!

Student reviews professor’s theology book packed with theories on racial reconciliationBy Rebecca A. Schriner | Echo Who has more to say about racial reconciliation than a pastor serving in an urban community? Visiting Assistant Professor of Theology Andrew Draper published his book on the subject of race in late August 2016. […]

by · October 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Graphic by Becca Eis) TSO chooses a mix of blockbusters and independent films for The Gaslight Film Series.

Gaslights and movie nights

TSO creates film seriesBy Laura Koenig | Echo Taylor students and community members enjoy cozy weekend movie nights with new releases. The Taylor Student Organization (TSO) created the Gaslight Film Series with movies ranging from blockbusters such as “Finding Dory” to acclaimed independent films such as “Midnight Special.” The series […]

by · October 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
(Photograph by Halie Owens) Sophomore Ruhama Johney tries to survive the fright.

Films scarier than a Monday

A film major’s list of movies that will keep you at the edge of your seatBy Patrick Linehan | Contributor Halloween’s on a Monday this year, and if the simple fact that the best holiday is on the worst day of the week doesn’t scare you, then maybe these movies […]

by · October 28, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Sidewalk Prophets spend over 200 days on the road a year, and one of those days will be tomorrow at Taylor University to share their new album “Something Different”. (Photograph provided by Shannon Hines)

Spotify: Dave Frey of Sidewalk Prophets

Enjoy lead singer Dave Frey’s top 10 favoritesBy Laura Koenig | Echo Excited about the Sidewalk Prophets concert? Lead singer Dave Frey shares his favorite songs, plus a fun bonus track on his Spotify playlist. Check out the rest of their playlists on Spotify at http://spoti.fi/2dN9Y4Z. 1. “Doubting Thomas” – […]

by · October 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Sidewalk Prophets spend over 200 days on the road a year, and one of those days will be tomorrow at Taylor University to share their new album “Something Different”. (Photograph provided by Shannon Hines)

Calling the lost home

Sidewalk Prophets come to Taylor By Laura Koenig | Echo After Sidewalk Prophets’ recent changes within their band, they now jokingly call themselves Sidewalk Prophets 2.0. The band is coming to Taylor this Saturday evening for Homecoming and Family Weekend as a part of their Prodigal Tour. The changes within […]

by · October 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Last week, women enjoyed a night of admiring art in English Hall. (Photograph provided by unsplash.com

A night at the gallery

English Hall completed art showBy Grace Hooley | Echo Amid the low music and mood lighting, beautiful masterpieces are hidden in plain view. The sweet smell of roasted coffee floats into the room. About fifty women cautiously wonder around the English Hall lobby, whispering and admiring the talent of women […]

by · October 14, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Senior Paul Jacobson shares his recommendations  in Paul's Picks. (Provided by Paul Jacobson)

Paul’s Picks

Bon Iver earns spot in Paul’s Picks By Paul Jacobson | Contributor Very few musicians can romanticize isolation, solitude and loneliness the same way that Justin Vernon can. His first two albums explored these themes extensively, and undoubtedly inspired countless listeners to long for a similar kind of experience in […]

by · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
“Parnassus” holds more than 50 years of art and literature from Taylor students. (Photo by Elyse Horb)

Expressing the soul

Taylor’s literary journal, “Parnassus,” explains its theme and upcoming edition By Ian Proano | Echo Taylor’s English department has begun the process of creating this year’s “Parnassus” literary journal, the same one that has showcased the talent of students on campus for over 50 years. The journal includes poetry, prose […]

by · October 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment