ACRN: Fall Faves

[Photo courtesy of Julia Weber] By the ACRN Editorial Team If you ask any member of the ACRN Editorial Team for fall song recommendations, you’ll receive no shortage of suggestions – so much so, in fact, that we had to split our list of fall faves in two to round them all up. If you…

Alternative Rock Legend Chris Connelly releases new single

By Ethan Hofer, Staff Writer
[Photo courtesy of Bandcamp]
Alternative-rock legend Chris Connelly, best known for his involvement with the band Revolting Cocks recently released a single titled “Ripcord, Ripcord”. The song is available to stream on Bandcamp, SoundCloud, Apple Music and YouTube with a music video paired with it. The video shows footage of war in 1940s Berlin.

Meet the DJ: Ginger Snap

By Taylor Linzinmeir, Staff Writer  Alright, Rock Lobsters. We’ve made our way through the backstories of all the magnificent veteran DJs here at the All Campus Radio Network. Now it’s time to welcome the newbies to the college rock airwaves.  Read more: Meet the DJ: Micycle Wheels First off, we have first-year journalism student Mia…

Punk’d: The Velvet Underground – The Velvet Underground & Nico

By Venus Rittenberg, Contributor [Verve Records; March 12, 1967]Genre: Proto-PunkHighlights: “Heroin”, “Sunday Morning”, “I’ll Be Your Mirror” Over 50 years since its release, The Velvet Underground’s debut record remains unique but was received very poorly at first, due to its dark subject matter, such as drugs and bondage, as well as the experimental nature of the…