The Orion

Student brings Costa Rican influenced sounds to Chico

Alexis Green's influence comes from the sounds of Costa Rica.

Mitchell Kret

March 29, 2018

Alexis Green is a music student at Chico State. Green picked up playing the keyboard while she was in Costa Rica and has brought her sound inspirations pack to the states. Once other people started noticing her unique talents she began to produce more music for public audiences. Who are you? Who am I? I’m not ...

Printmaker finds inspiration in small rocks, emotions and strangers

Marisa Sergovia holds up one of her paintings. Photo credit: Sean Martens

Mitchell Kret

March 6, 2018

Marisa Sergovia is a third-year printmaking student with a passion for art education and studio arts. She hopes to one day teach art and encourage students to pursue anything that makes them happy. Q: Who are you? A: I think I’m a human, this is the start of my third year here as a transfer st...

Midterms: After-hours

Tame Impala- Innerspeaker Photo credit: Tame Imapa

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson

October 24, 2017

King KruleThe Ooz (2017)Indie/Alternative, Trip HopSpanning 19 tracks with a running time over an hour, The Ooz's beautifully sad, yet passionate demeanor is best listened to on headphones before sleep. Let the jazzy guitar licks and punk vocals consume you after you head into the late hours of the night after midterms.Tame ImpalaInnerSpeaker (2010)I...

AOTW – A tribute to Tom Petty

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers greatest hits

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017

Legendary rock performer Tom Petty died at 66 years old Oct. 2. As a tribute to Petty's life and career, his albums with The Heartbreakers received the spots for "albums of the week."Both albums feature a collection of strong vocals and guitar. With a blend of upbeat jams like "American Girl" (Greatest...



Julia Maldonado

September 19, 2017

My Everything – Ariana GrandeStart off a warm-up with a bang with this album. Grande’s mix of ballads and pop songs like “Love Me Harder” and “Break Free” will help you ease into the workout.Prism – Katy PerryThis electric album by Perry has the upbeat party jams,...

Music for the down and dirty

Album art for Two Feet's newest album,

Kendall George

September 12, 2017

What are your sexy-time jams? Whether you’re hooking up after a Friday night out, sharing an anniversary with the person you love, or experiencing the fascinating act of having sex for the first time, we’ve got you covered. Always get consent from your partner before doing anything sexual and be safe, un...

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