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Moe's BBQ to host Music Feeds

Music Feeds, a battle of the bands fundraising event, will take place Wednesday March 11, from 9 p.m. hrough midnight at Moe’s Original BBQ.

Grounds use procedure causes student concern

What started as a playful event between friends ended in police intervention when the "Harlem Shake" made its debut at The University of Alabama, leaving a legacy of frustration and uncertainty among many students regarding the University’s limitations on free speech.

UA student competes to open for singer-songwriter

Last week, Logan Bowden, a senior majoring in interdisciplinary studies, received the news of a lifetime: he had been selected as a finalist in a competition to open for his songwriting idol, Gregory Alan Isakov. 

Harper Lee to publish 2nd book

Author Harper Lee’s name is instantly recognizable due to her one iconic novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird.” In the 50-plus years since the book’s 1960 publication, Lee has never published another novel – but that will soon change.

Harper Lee to release 2nd book

Author Harper Lee's name is instantly recognizable due to her one iconic novel: "To Kill a Mockingbird." In the 50-plus years since the book's 1960 publication, Lee has never had another novel published – but that will soon change. Before University of Alabama alum Lee wrote "To Kill a Mockingbird," ...

Mulligan brothers visit Tuscaloosa for third time

Mobile-based The Mulligan Brothers have played in Tuscaloosa twice before, but with their sophomore album hot off the presses, vocalist and fiddle, mandolin and harmonica player Gram Rea said the band is ready to bring some new sounds to a familiar territory. “We’re really excited about going ...

Summer music festivals release lineups, offer variety

In the past few weeks, music festival lineup announcements have been dropping left and right. For those who plan on being in Tuscaloosa this summer, there are a variety of music festivals in the Southeast that are just a short drive away by car. Here are a few of the many options available.

Apps provide methods for budgets, saving money

It’s no secret college students aren’t usually the wealthiest demographic. Combine that with the fact that many will be living completely on their own in five years or less, and it becomes clear learning to save and budget one’s money at this age is vital.

Late major changes cause graduation delay

Most young adults have heard the question, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" since the age of 4 or 5, but for many college students struggling to decide on a major, the question suddenly carries a new weight.