Tag: music

Music students, Southerners return to Mason Hall after renovations completed

Coley Birchfield, Correspondent

For the first time since the March 2018 tornadoes, the David L. Walters Department of Music, which includes the Southerners and music majors, finally has a home after Mason Hall renovations were completed.

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Taylor Swift drops surprise album ‘Folklore’

Alexandra O’Neal, Correspondent

Less than a year after her record-breaking album Lover was released Taylor Swift dropped her eighth album on July 23. The unannounced album shocked fans around the world not only because of the contrast with her last album, but also because of the timing. Swift wrote and recorded the entire album right in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic, around the same time that her Lover Fest concerts were scheduled and canceled due to the virus.

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JSU music department begins transition back into Mason Hall

Scott Young, News Editor

The Jacksonville State University Department of Music has begun transitioning back into their home Mason Hall, nearly two years after the facility was heavily damaged by an EF-3 tornado.

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WLJS is partnering with Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Grant Davis, Special to the Chanticleer

WLJS 91.9 FM is proud to announce we are partnering with Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival and giving away a pair of tickets through a contest on Instagram. The contest runs from February 3 to March 3, where we will announce the winner via Instagram @wljsjsu.

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Harry Styles drops second solo album

Breanna Hill, Arts & Entertainment Editor

Harry Styles, a former One Direction member, has hit the ground running after the group split back in 2016. All of the members of the popular boy band have gone on to start solo careers, but I believe that Harry Styles has had the most success when it comes to branching out on his own. Since beginning this new adventure he has released six singles, four music videos and two studio albums (‘Harry Styles’ and most recently ‘Fine Line’.)

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