February 11th, 2011 by The Professor
Interviewed by John Prozzi ’08.
February 11th, 2011 by mjwilliams2
We all know that freedom from our parents is the greatest upside to college life, yet we gladly welcome their visits for one simple reason: Miss Shirley’s. With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to give back to our other loved ones. Guys, I’m talking to you. Only open for dinner on this special day, both locations of Miss Shirley’s will be offering a fixed price menu of three courses and wine by the glass or the bottle. Read the rest of this entry »
February 11th, 2011 by Anthony Santiago
The Loyola Greyhounds are on a run that can potentially take them to a land that they haven’t seen in quite sometime. This land I speak of has many treasures, treasures that a team strive for every year. The cryptic language I speak of may be freaking you out but don’t worry, it means something. So surely, many of you know that I am talking about Loyola’s great chances to actually win a MAAC Championship and find themselves in the beginning round of NCAA Tournament in March. In Conference play so far, they have found themselves 8-5 and continue to play strong on both sides of the court. Read the rest of this entry »
February 10th, 2011 by Eric Loose
Cold War Kids keep their top spot, but only barely hold off an army of fast-approaching runners-up, Bright Eyes, Decemberists, and everybody’s favorite bearded singer-songwriter, Sam Beam. Smith Westerns debut in the Top 10 this week, fresh off the release of Dye It Blonde; and watch out for Top 40 newcomers Asobi Seksu, whose tertiary album debuts on the chart near the middle, leaving it room to ascend the list.
In other news: Yet another week without The White Stripes’ presence in the industry and music continues to be made, to the surprise of adoring fans still bed-ridden with sadness.
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February 10th, 2011 by mjwilliams2
If you were raised on a healthy dosage of 60′s pop rock then you are luck. Even if you weren’t, yet you are looking for a night out on the town, then the Hippodrome Performing Arts Center is the place to be. The four-time Tony Award winning musical Jersey Boys has finally arrived in Baltimore, and will stay at the Hippodrome until Sunday, February 27th. The production has enjoyed critical acclaim since its debut in 2004, and has toured throughout the United States as well as England, Canada, and Australia. Baltimore is lucky enough to be the next stop on their tour; however, the boys will not be here for long so the time to act is now. Read the rest of this entry »
February 9th, 2011 by Anthony Santiago
The women’s track and field team have been quite busy and have had some great accomplishments thus far. Track and field may not be a sport that everyone will want to go and watch and really support; however, as any sports enthusiast can attest to, track and field is a sport that requires true determination and the upmost need for real athleticism. In recent weeks, the girls of the women’s track and field have been proving that they clearly have nothing but the strong will and determination of a real athlete. Read the rest of this entry »
February 9th, 2011 by Amanda Nolan
For new releases this week, we have an eclectic bunch of lesser-known artists. The highlights include: La Sera with her self-titled album that is reminiscent of Beach House and Tennis, Jessica Lea Mayfield’s new LP Tell Me which boasts her unique and soulful sound, and artist Imaginary Cities with their newest effort Temporary Resident. You can see more artists and albums after the jump!
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February 9th, 2011 by Alex Fili
On Thursday, February 10th WLOY will be hosting another Late Night Movie from 9-11pm in the Reading Room. This week we will be featuring the 2008 romantic comedy Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist in honor of Hallmark’s most sacred holiday, Valentine’s Day. Bring your roommates and/or significant others, and we will supply food and drink, so you can sit back and enjoy! Also, we will be giving away tickets to see the Plain White T’s at Ramshead Live, but you must be present at the event to win!
February 9th, 2011 by WLOY Staff
On Loyola’s campus alone there are over five places that will deliver pizza right to our hungry pizza craving faces. But if you’re interested in a different and perhaps more entertaining way to chomp on some cheesy crust, consider Joe Squared.
The restaurant, bar, slash music venue offers a new setting in which to enjoy the classic meal. The eccentric pizzeria hosts artists for acoustic dinners from 7-9p.m almost every night.
Music variety mimics Joe’s extensive topping choices, ranging from indie rock to funky jazz and occasional break dance parties. Located a quick drive from Loyola, Joe Squared can provide a delish meal and great tunes any night of the week. Read the rest of this entry »
February 8th, 2011 by Tim Teeling
Thanks to your help, we have advanced from the Top 50 to the Top 25 for the MTVU College Radio Woodie Awards! We still need your help! The next cut is next week on February 15th where the Top 10 stations with the most votes will move on to the finals.