Music, Solidarity, and Allyship Bridge COVID-19 and BLM

Graphics by Shirley Zhong, Scripps '21 Born out of the Coronavirus Pandemic and amplified by the growing Black Lives Matter Movement, The Claremont Solidarity Fund Music Festival that took place on Sunday, May 31st featured 17 artists and took Instagram by storm. Acting as a musical fundraising platform for mutual aid funds at The Claremont … Continue reading Music, Solidarity, and Allyship Bridge COVID-19 and BLM

From EDM to Acoustics, Chico Alum Produces it All

“It has always been about music for me,” said recent California State University, Chico graduate Chloe Finley, “it has changed the way I operate and work through things in my life.” Growing up around music, Finley naturally gravitated toward singing and various instruments such as drums and ukulele as an outlet from her daily, and … Continue reading From EDM to Acoustics, Chico Alum Produces it All

How To Hone Your Craft: A Musician’s Guide to Conquering Quarantine

By Tom Farley Music has been my go-to way of artistic expression since I was 12 and played Guitar Hero World Tour, introducing me to some of my all-time favorite music and inspiring me to start playing guitar. Playing in groups through high school and college, I only vaguely noticed music in the background of … Continue reading How To Hone Your Craft: A Musician’s Guide to Conquering Quarantine