Emo Prom 2019 Q&A: Sneakthief

By Maria Lubanovic, Copy Editor [Photo by Joe Medlen] Q&A with guitarists Nolan Quigley and Daniel Palmer and drummer Joe Fradette of Sneakthief. It’s cool that you are back with us after playing Battle of the Bands. What was that experience like for you, and what is it like to be back for ACRN Prom?…

Album Review: IAN SWEET– Crush Crusher

By Abby Jeffers, Contributor [Hardly Art; 2018] Rating: 7/10 Key Tracks: “Hiding”, “Holographic Jesus”, “Bug Museum” In a discordant follow-up to 2016’s Shapeshifter, indie rock musician IAN SWEET has dropped her sophomore album, Crush Crusher – an album all about “self-image, self-respect/worth, and the responsibility [frontwoman Jillian Medford] has felt to others,” according to the band’s…

ACRN Prom with Adult Mom, Chris Farren and Scary Balance at The Union – 2/10/18

Adult Mom, Chris Farren and Scary Balance rocked the night away at ACRN’s first ever Prom! Check out our pics from the dream and delightful dance, and our captures from our auction fundraiser. We hope to see everyone real soon at this year’s Lobsterfest! Photos by Eric Perzanowski, Harley Wince, Joe Medlen and Braeden McClain.  

Sexism in Local Spaces: You Do It Yourself

By Tanner Bidish, Staff Writer Content Warning: This piece contains mild language and references experiences dealing with sexual assault. From its inception, DIY has been fundamentally about empowering the underdog. The scene is designed to give voices to people who don’t have them, to reject power structures and to equalize the playing field (see every…