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    In a large display case in deep richly-colored wood and lit up glass, 17 pairs of Vans are decorated with intricate details and a range of designs. These hand-drawn Vans are part of the first annual Kick Back, a charity event put on by Casual Creative and sponsored by PBR and The Whiskey Bar. The...

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    Why College Radio Matters

    College radio has been an important staple in the music world and also the college student experience. College radio has always been mainstream radio’s weird estranged cousin-the entire antithesis of commercial, top-40 radio. And that is something that most college radio stations are very p...

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    On Air Interview: And And And, Us Lights

        When Portland based bands Us Lights and And And And came to Boise to play Treefort Music Fest, I had the opportunity to have them in the University Pulse studio thanks to Tyler Paget and Redbull Sound Select Series. Both the interviews had some small technical difficulties and I mis...

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    Wrestlemania 31 Review

    It’s been a little over a week since Wrestlemania 31 and I’m still wrapping my head around it. It’s hard to believe another season has come and gone. Leading up to Wrestlemania 31 we discussed many things on It’s Still Real to Me; our favorites going into the matches, Wres...

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    Treefort Music Fest: Friday-Sunday Photo Gallery

    Concluding my series of Treefort photo galleries, here are pics from shows that happened from Friday-Sunday, including The Soil & the Sun, BOYS’ 2nd set of the Fest, From Indian Lakes, Caddywhompus and local band Pond People! The Soil & the Sun (Knitting Factory):

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    Treefort Music Fest: BOYS and Viet Cong Photo Gallery

    Other than Marmozets, the two other bands I saw at Treefort on Thursday, March 26 included BOYS, hailing from Missoula, Montana, and rising post-punk band Viet Cong. Here are some photo highlights from each show: BOYS, playing at the Neurolux:

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    Treefort Music Fest: Marmozets Photo Gallery

    The best band I saw at Treefort was easily these guys, and I was anticipating as much. Hailing all the way across the ocean from West Yorkshire, UK, Marmozets delivered a loud and raucous live show that lived up to their recorded reputation. Here are some choice pics from their gig at The Shredde...

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    In The Valley Sessions- Kevin Devine

    The University Pulse has teamed up with Adam Wright Media. Adam Wright is a local musician, photographer and videographer. He has started the In The Valley Sessions which highlights local and touring bands with a special acoustic performance set in miscellaneous Boise locations. This session feat...

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    Treefort Music Fest 2015-Bands to Watch Out For (Part I)

    The annual Treefort Music Fest will be taking over downtown Boise, March 25-29th. The University Pulse has attended the festival each year and we all get more and more excited about it every year! Counting down to the festival, we will be posting different events you should be aware of during the...

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    Bone Thugs-N-Harmony in Boise March 14th

    We like classic hip-hop over at The BackSpin and our playlists reflect that with a healthy dose of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. The Cleveland,OH crew comprised of artists Krayzie Bone, Layzie Bone, Wish Bone, Flesh-n-Bone and Bizzy Bone celebrates the 20th anniversary of their second album E.1999 Eterna...

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