The Orion

Oldies but goodies

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison - Blowin' Your Mind!Head Games - Foreigner - Head GamesGood Vibrations - The Beach Boys - Good VibrationsGirls Just Want to Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield - Working Class DogWild Horses - Rolling Stones - Sticky FingersThe Joker - Steve M...

AOTW – A tribute to Tom Petty

AOTW – A tribute to Tom Petty

Julia Maldonado

October 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

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...

Sad Boy / Girl Playlist

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson

October 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Aphasia - Pinegrove - CardinalIvy - Frank Ocean - BlondeYou Took Your Time - Mount Kimbie (feat King Krule) - Cold Spring Fault Less Youth715 CR∑∑KS - Bon Iver - 22, A Million(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano - Sampha - ProcessSugar for the Pill - Slowdive - SlowdiveCool with You - Her's - Songs of Her'sThe Amulet - Circa Surv...

Fergie released ‘Double Dutchess’ after 11 year album hiatus

Fergie released ‘Double Dutchess’ after 11 year album hiatus

Niyat Teferi

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

After an 11 year wait, Stacy Ann Ferguson, "Fergie," released her highly anticipated album "Double Dutchess." The catchy record includes collaborations with YG, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj and a cute guest appearance by her four-year-old son, Axl Jack. Fergie has proven in the past how versatile and multidimens...

Top 5 hits out now

Top 5 hits out now

Jessica Carvajal Castillo

September 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

Songs to add to your playlist: "Slow Hands" - This song just reached number one in the U.S. Niall really changed up the tone that we are used to from One Direction by going solo. A lot of One Direction's song were of a faster pace and this is more laid back. In the first line of the song we get th...

Playlist of the Week

Julia Maldonado

September 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

With midterms coming our way, it’s always nice to have a solid list of songs to help us get through the week. Whether it’s studying, getting that workout in or on your way to school, these songs and albums will keep you up and going.Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) - Kelly Clarkson - StrongerWork Hard, Play Hard - Wiz Khalifa - O.N.I....

Odesza’s ‘A Moment Apart’ caters to euphoric electronic daydreams

Odesza’s ‘A Moment Apart’ caters to euphoric electronic daydreams

Alejandra Solorio

September 20, 2017


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A journey through that which cannot be seen but rather felt, Odesza's release of "A Moment Apart" belongs to those otherworldly, ineffable moments. Utilizing radiant synth lines, similar to that of Flume and indie vocals like "Midnight City" from M83, the album takes the front seat on any chill-down, ...

Ultimate Workout Playlist

Julia Maldonado

September 19, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

1. Let’s Get it Started – The Black Eyed Peas - Elephunk 2. Roar – Katy Perry - Prism 3. Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5 – Hands All Over 4. Good Feeling – Flo Rida – Wild Ones 5. Timber – Pitbull feat. Ke$ha - Meltdown 6. Sugar, We...

Wildcats take on ‘Day N Night’ music festival

Wildcats take on ‘Day N Night’ music festival

Sophia Robledo-Borowy

September 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Community, Showcase

The ‘Day N Night Festival’ attracted Chico State students, despite the nonstop driving all day and night. Over 50 artists gathered in Anaheim, California for the three-day-long event Sept. 8 through 10. Headliners included Travis Scott, Chance the Rapper and Kendrick Lamar, along with other chart...

Music for the down and dirty

Music for the down and dirty

Kendall George

September 12, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

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...

Chico World Music Festival returns to campus

Chico World Music Festival returns to campus

Natalie Hanson

September 11, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, Community, News, Showcase

The 24th annual Chico World Music Festival took place on campus, Saturday. Every year, the festival brings together a variety of musical acts to showcase sounds and styles from all over the world to the Chico community. The event also celebrates multicultural food and art.   International voices and in...

Soul Mates Playlist

Julia Maldonado

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

1. Hero – Enrique Iglesias – Escape 2. I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing – Aerosmith – I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing 3. All of Me – John Legend – Love in the Future 4. A Moment Like This – Kelly Clarkson – Thankful 5. Die a Happy Man – Th...

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