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Chico Unplugged winner balances music and nursing

Chico Unplugged winner balances music and nursing

Alex Coba

October 8, 2018

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Music has always been a part of Lenon Padilla's life. Padilla was one of seven winners at the Chico School of the Arts Unplugged musician contest Thursday, which is judged at Madison Bear Garden. However, he is not a music major. Padilla is in the pre-nursing program at Chico State. Because of this,...

A night of sentimental feeling with The Waifs

George Johnston

August 27, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

"Come away with me," The Waifs sang on Tuesday night at Laxson Auditorium in a tour to promote their new album "Beautiful You." The five-member Australian band rocked the auditorium with an hour and a half of bluegrass-folk tunes. Vocalist Vikki Thorn began the show with "Come Away," followed by he...

Study Break: Hello Biplane ‘Line’ Album Review

Study Break: Hello Biplane ‘Line’ Album Review

Michael Quiring

April 25, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Hello Biplane, an acoustic duo made up of artists Spencer Goertz-Giffen and Braden Young, recently released their seventh album titled "Line."The band was formed in Lawrence, Kan., but is now part of the local music scene here in Chico. "Line" is a relatively short listen and plays all the way through ...

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