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Music--Performance Reviews

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1 Jesse McCartney: Still an heart-throb
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:17, p.04
10/23/2017 UNI Campus Activities Board (CAB) brings Jessie McCartney to UNI. Critic Shelby Welsch reviews the concert; photo.
2 Welcoming home Men's Glee
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:2, p.5
8/28/2017 Event critic, Shelby Welsch, reviews the Varsity Men's Glee Club Welcome Home concert. According to Welsch, the concert was fun and "anything but boring". The concert featured old UNI ballads, fun a cappella songs, and a game of "Would You Rather - UNI Edition"; photo.
3 First impressions
Carolan--Nick (Student 2014)
Northern Iowan 111:27, p.7
12/11/2014 Student Nick Carolan shares his opinion on the Octopus' late night local venues and gives it a one and a half out of five.
4 Blue Island Tribe performs electrifying rock-reggae music
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:10, p.4
10/2/2009 Band, formed in 2001, is made up of local neighbors and musicians striving to make it big. Concert reviewed.
5 Rain gives audience the true Beatles experience
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:10, p.4
10/2/2009 Rain: The Beatles Experience, a tribute concert reviewed.
6 Audiences followed the yellow brick road
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:53, p.8
4/28/2009 The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony's performed the music track of The Wizard of Oz while the film played in the background; photo.
7 Great big sound from Newfoundland
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:41, p.5
3/6/2009 Great Big Sea concert reviewed; photo.
8 Panther Portraits
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:19, p.6
11/4/2008 Scenes from the concert by Jewell and the University Honors students hayride at Heritage Farms; photo.
9 Former fiddler breaks out on her own
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:45, p.9
3/23/2007 Review of Elana James first CD; photo.
10 Ben Connelly has wide appeal
Dahlke--Lisa Renae (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:11, p.12
10/3/2006 Review of the work of Ben Connelly; photo.
11 Parallex to play at the Reverb tomorrow night
Smith--Amy (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:45, p.11
3/24/2006 Band members talk about their music.
12 Iowa bands rock The Reverb
Smith--Amy (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:33, p.8
1/31/2006 Review of shows by Breaking Even and Parallex at the Reverb; photo.
13 A must-see live band leaves reviewer amazed
Murphy--Megan (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:27, p.8
12/6/2005 Review of performance by Dropping Daylight.
14 Dierks Bentley makes way to Waterloo for concert performance
Smith--Amy (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:21, p.12
11/8/2005 Review of concert featuring Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley; photo.
15 UNI Jazz Band One put on dazzling show
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:18, p.13
10/28/2005 Review of performance by Jazz Band; photo.
16 UNI opera impresses all
Blodgett--Clifford L. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 100:41, p.11
3/2/2004 Review of Aaron Copeland's "The Tender Land", performed by the School of Music.
17 Pomeroy returns to Cedar Falls
Moriarity--Christopher P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:12, p.15
10/10/2003 Band played at The Reverb last Friday; photo.
18 Robinson still smokin' after 40 years
Jensen--Nick (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:4, p.13
9/12/2003 Smokey Robinson's show was accompanied by performers from the Waterloo/Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra; photo.
19 'Ten Grand' cashes in at the Reverb
Koppes--Kevin (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:42, p.9
3/7/2003 Review of Midwest indie-rock band, "Ten Grand"; photo.
20 Life's lessons learned from classic rock
Buelow--Katie J. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:37, p.5
2/18/2003 Relates experience at "Styx" concert, and talks about their lyrics.
21 'Hoobastank' wows crowd
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 99:15, p.1
10/22/2002 Review of the performances of "Hoobastank," "Greenwheel," and "Blindside," in the West Gym; photo.
22 'Never No' says yes to future
Umthun--Daniel T. (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 99:13, p.11
10/15/2002 'Never No,' a rock band that played at the Reverb last Friday, plays a varied style of rock music; photo.
23 Nickelback rocks Moline, reviewer
Szeszycki--Emily (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:61, p.1
7/24/2002 A review of the concert by Nickelback; photo.
24 UNI student welcomes us to his 'Big Deal'
Oswald--Nick (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:39, p.16
2/26/2002 Reviews Pete Feltman's self-titled CD; photo.
25 Saving Face saves the day with their vocals
Northern Iowan 98:35, p.16
2/12/2002 Reviews the performance and music of the punk rock band Saving Face that recently performed at the Reverb.
26 Earthling set to conquer the world, gets start at the Stein
Northern Iowan 97:54, p.15
4/24/2001 Review of a concert performed by the group Earthling; photo.
27 Eminem, Elton John save Grammy's from disaster
Northern Iowan 97:41, p.14
2/27/2001 Review of the 2001 Grammy Awards; photo.
28 Sonic Youth's 'NYC Ghosts and Flowers' awesome on CD, even better in person
McNally--Aaron (Student--2000-2003)
Northern Iowan 96:57, p.6
6/16/2000 Review of the musical group "Sonic Youth" and their CD 'NYC Ghosts and Flowers'; photo.
29 Hill comes alive with sound of music
Northern Iowan 96:39, p.12
2/22/2000 Review of Ill Convoy and De-Solution
30 Savage Aural Hotbed sets Steb's on fire--almost
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 96:9, p.14
9/28/1999 Review of performance by group "Savage Aural Hotbed" at Steb's last Saturday; photo.
31 The cutting edge of "Sister Machine Gun"
Northern Iowan 95:56, p.6
6/11/1999 Review of group "Sister Machine Gun", who will be playing at Steb's Saturday.
32 Crush! Demolish! Destroy! "N.I.L.8" obliterates Steb's
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:41, p.14
3/2/1999 Performance review of "N.I.L.8".
33 "My Scarlet Life" delivers sonic soul
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:39, p.17
2/23/1999 Review of the music of "My Scarlet Life", who will be performing at Steb's Friday night; photo.
34 Local band "Smakdab" revitalizes hard rock
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:25, p.10
11/24/1998 Review of local band "Smakdab" with artists DJ Floppy A, Eric Eisenman, Ryan Emmerson, Nick Meyers, and Gabe Wilkinson; photo.
35 Attic act attracts attention; "Porcelain Frogs" to play at Steb's
Dykstra--Shannon E. (Class of 2002)
Northern Iowan 95:23, p.8
11/17/1998 Review of group "Porcelain Frogs"; photo.
36 "Six by Seven" puts "mope rock" in whole new perspective
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:19, p.10
11/3/1998 Review of mope rock group "Six by Seven" from England.
37 UNI Jazz Band One plays "Games" like pros
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:17, p.17
10/27/1998 Review of "Games" performed by Jazz Band I.
38 "The Drovers": Rock of Irish folksters creates camaraderie
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:13, p.11
10/13/1998 Review of musical group "The Drovers"; photo.
39 "Peal" not so appealing; trio's effort "Eldorado" falls flat
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:11, p.12
10/6/1998 Review of group "Peal".
40 Everyone feels at home with "House of Large Sizes"
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:9, p.12
9/29/1998 Review of group "House of Large Sizes"; photo.
41 "Tricky" brings creepy, noir feel to "Angels with Dirty Faces; British trip-hop guru knows how to set the mood
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:7, p.15
9/22/1998 Review of British musical group "Tricky".
42 Eddie King makes Steb's a "House of Blues"
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:5, p.13
9/15/1998 Review of blues performer Eddie King; photo.
43 Music review: shedding light on "dimglimmering"
Brazelton--Thomas A. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:2, p.14
9/1/1998 Review of musical group "dimglimmering".
44 Mango Jam set to satisfy Cedar Falls crowd
Clark--Allison (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:55, p.13
5/1/1998 "Mango Jam" will perform at Steb's May 6; photo.
45 Acoustic artist relaxes with 'cafenation crowd'
Northern Iowan 94:43, p.7
3/10/1998 Review of local musician Travis Smith.
46 "Porcelain Frogs" sings songs about journey of life
Northern Iowan 94:38, p.13
2/20/1998 "'Porcelain Frogs' combines classical, blues and rock music to achieve their own unique style"; photo.
47 Music can change mood, "dimglimmering" changes everything
Northern Iowan 94:33, p.7
2/3/1998 Music group "dimglimmering" will perform at Cup of Joe February 5; photo.
48 Carolyn's Mother attempts to entertain at Steb's
Northern Iowan 94:24, p.11
11/21/1997 Review of performance of Carolyn's Mother.
49 Motley Crue vs. the earth
Northern Iowan 94:13, p.9
10/14/1997 Review of perfomance of Motley Crue; photo.
50 Popa Chubby jams at Steb's
Northern Iowan 94:8, p.14
9/26/1997 Review of Popa Chubby performance at Steb's; photo.


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