Category: Music

Music News
Culture of the Week 10.14.19
Friday, October 11, 2019
There has been so much great music released in the last couple weeks. All-around amazing artist, Sturgill Simpson’s... [Read More]
Culture of the Week (9.30.19)
Monday, September 30, 2019
Here at Purdue Convocations, we think it is important to stay updated with the latest music, lectures, and honor legends... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Music
Convos Q&A with Margo Price
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Purdue Convocations is elated to kick off our 2019-2020 season with country songstress, Margo Price this Thursday in Loeb... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Jazz Music
Harlem 100: Artists that Steered the Harlem Renaissance
The Harlem Renaissance introduced America to a new style of music, dance and a way of life. It represented expression for... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Music
7 Novalima Songs to Keep You Dancing All Week
Friday, September 13, 2019
Have you ever been to Peru? What about a dancefloor? Thanks to the eight-member Afro-Peruvian folk ensemble, Novalima, we're... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Music
This Is How The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet Channels Its Inner Romero
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Joaquin Rodrigo wrote Concierto Andaluz in 1967 for the Romero Quartet, an ensemble that's known as the "The Royal Family... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Classical Music
5 Songs by Los Angeles Guitar Quartet for a Productive Week
We’ve all been there... It’s Wednesday at noon and your week is dragging on. You start scrolling through Spotify for... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Jazz Music
Review: Cameron Graves’ Planetary Prince
By Michael J. Agovino, Pitchfork The collective known as the West Coast Get Down may have made its emphatic mark on the... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Music
Novalima Mixes Old and New Sounds From Peru
Few would have thought that the ancestral, gritty sounds of Afro-Peruvian music, made from a cajón (wooden box) and the... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Music
Country singer Margo Price’s debut has even got Jack White excited
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Randy Lewis, Los Angeles Times Don’t get Margo Price wrong. It’s not that the Illinois-reared, Nashville-based singer-songwriter... [Read More]