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Folk Country`s Rise to the Charts

Folk Country`s Rise to the Charts

Jonah Hoy, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor

September 15, 2020

Today's modern charts are heavily dominated by the pop and hip-hop genres, with only some variations and outliers that find its way on the charts every once in a while. Anyone under the age of 23 has heard their parents say, “Music was better in my day.” Is it true? No. They're just old and do...

Concerts and COVID-19: Will it be the same?

Vidhu “Vee” Sharma performing on the acoustic guitar at the Hard Rock Cafe. Pittsburgh, PA. March 3, 2018. Garret Roberts/RMU Sentry Media

Jonah Hoy

July 7, 2020

Covid- 19 has affected all aspects of human life in the past 6 months, putting the entire world in a steady shutdown. From a global economic crisis to people being stuck inside their homes, only recently has the world seen a light at the end of this long stressful tunnel. Restaurants and non-essential...

Review: Ozzy Osbourne’s “Ordinary Man”

Review: Ozzy Osbourne's

Garret Roberts, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 26, 2020

MOON TOWNSHIP -- In the world of rock and metal, it's impossible to not hear about legendary rock star Ozzy Osbourne. Formally the driving force behind Black Sabbath, his whiny vocals set his sound apart from other contemporaries. While the Prince of Darkness is a legendary member of music histor...

Where’s the News? – Episode 12 (FEAT. Big Shot Josh)

Where’s the News? - Episode 12 (FEAT. Big Shot Josh)

John Blinn and Garret Roberts

February 24, 2020

In this episode of Where’s the News?, the hosts talk wings with “Big Shot” Joshua Helfer, the owner of several local Big Shot Bob’s restaurants. After the boys learn more about the magic behind their favorite fried food, they talk about Billie Eilish's new track, Roethlisberger's trip to WVU, the corona-virus coming to Pitt and ...

RMU student Taylor Hall finds passion and inspiration in photography

RMU student Taylor Hall finds passion and inspiration in photography

Austin Bechtold, Contributor

February 18, 2020

Editors Note: The original version of this story incorrectly stated that Hall came to the university on a basketball scholarship based on the reporters interview. After being alerted to the error through social media, Sentry Media talked to RMU Athletics and verified the statement was false. The story...

Where’s the News? – Episode 11 (FEAT. Mackenzie Nicole)

Where’s the News? - Episode 11 (FEAT. Mackenzie Nicole)

John Blinn and Garret Roberts

February 12, 2020

In this episode, the "Where's The News?" crew is joined by Mackenzie Nicole, the singer and songwriter behind the new album "Mystic." Discussing the topics of performers, mental health and The Shining, the group learns more about the artist and her style. After the interview, the host briefly talk about Antonio Brown (again) and the stu...

Where’s the News? – Episode 10 (FEAT. Matthew Kramer)

Where's the News? - Episode 10 (FEAT. Matthew Kramer)

John Blinn and Nick Hedderick

February 10, 2020

On this episode of "Where's the News?," Matthew Kramer talks about inspiring kids to learn more about STEM fields. The group also talks about the Grammy's, strange occurrences in Pittsburgh, the death of Kobe Bryant and Garret's desire to kick Baby Yoda.   Songs Used: Intro: Ohayo by Smith The Mister...

Where’s the News? – Episode 9

Where's the News? - Episode 9

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

February 2, 2020

In the newest episode of Where's the News?, the hosts talk about Ozzy Osborne's new diagnosis, the latest in the Antonio Brown saga, the spread of the coronavirus and the impeachment of Donald Trump. They also address the Gritty conspiracy and predict the future of Mr. (?) Peanut. ...

Where’s the News?- Episode 8

Where's the News?- Episode 8

John Blinn, Garret Roberts, and Nick Hedderick

January 27, 2020

The hosts of "Where's the News?" come together after the winter break to discuss their personal lives and projects their working on. After catching up, the group talks about impeachment, the newest Penn State scandal and the scheduling at the UPMC Events Center....

Where’s The News? Star Wars Special – The Original Trilogy

Where's The News? Star Wars Special - The Original Trilogy

John Blinn, Nick Hedderick, and Garret Roberts

December 17, 2019

Continuing their journey through the "Star Wars" series, the hosts of Where's The News? arrive at the original trilogy of films. Topics include strange character introductions, the iconic aura of Darth Vader and the strange inclusion of the Ewok tribes in "Return of the Jedi."...