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Morgan Wallen on tour.

Morgan Wallen Speaks Out

Lizzy Gordon, Staff Editor February 29, 2024

Morgan Wallen, country artist, just recently won 11 Billboard Music awards while currently on his One Night at a Time tour. His fame has grown tremendously since 2015 when Wallen’s five-star Stand...

Steady the Wave

Alt Rock, Surfing, and Steady the Wave

Colin McCollough January 30, 2024

On Jan. 27, Canopy + the Roots welcomed local band Steady the Wave back for a second performance in the space. The setlist contained originals, faithful covers and performances of unreleased tracks. Their...

Photo by Ashlee Engel

The Era of Taylor Swift

Sydney Velchek December 7, 2023

Taylor Swift is Time Magazine’s 2023 “Person of the Year.” She was also named the most-streamed artist globally by Spotify with 26.1 billion streams since Jan. 1. According to Forbes, she has a net...

Mariah Carey Spreads Holiday Cheer with Merry Christmas One and All Tour

Mariah Carey Spreads Holiday Cheer with “Merry Christmas One and All” Tour

Stillman Blaylock, Staff Writer November 14, 2023

The queen of Christmas is back and ready to spread joy and festive vibes across the globe. Mariah Carey, the iconic singer known for her powerful vocals and timeless holiday classics, has recently announced...

Photo by Cannon Crompton

Avenged Sevenfold Brings “Life Is But a Dream… Tour” to Georgia

Cannon Crompton October 20, 2023

For the first time in six years, California based hard rock band, Avenged Sevenfold performed in Georgia. In support of their latest album that came out in June, “Life Is But A Dream…,” the band...

Baik and Jang performing in Gloria Shott Performance Hall on UNG Dahlonega campus - Oct. 3

World Renowned Musicians Perform at UNG

Olivia Prevette, Staff Writer October 5, 2023

Come enjoy, and don't think. That's what one of the organizers of the A Little Night(hawk) Music concert series says he's hoping students will do. University of North Georgia students have dozens...

The Licklog String Band playing at a gig

UNG Students Embrace Appalachian Culture Through Music

Olivia Prevette September 28, 2023

A group of music majors at the University of North Georgia have come together to pay homage to the folk music that is deeply rooted in the North Georgia mountains. The Licklog String Band, whose name...

Delta Zeta sorority members with the bands

UNG’s Delta Zeta Sorority Breaks Record With First-ever ‘Battle of the BanDZ’

Olivia Prevette, Staff Writer September 26, 2023

The University of North Georgia's Delta Zeta sorority broke its fundraising record, bringing in $6,030 at its first-ever Battle of the BanDZ. Delta Zeta sponsors the Starkey Hearing Foundation as...

Georgia Music Spotlight: Left to Suffer

Cannon Crompton May 19, 2023

Left to Suffer, a metal band from Atlanta, performed at Center Stage in Atlanta on May 9 while on their biggest tour supporting Chelsea Grin and Carnifex. Their latest album, “Feral,” came out on...

UNG to Hold Music Department Auditions

UNG to Hold Music Department Auditions

March 23, 2023

Calling Nighthawk musicians: the University of North Georgia’s music department is holding auditions for admission into the music program. Auditions will take place this Saturday, March 25 on the Dahlonega...

Nuçis Space is Music to Mental Health

Nuçi’s Space is Music to Mental Health

Mason Pearson February 23, 2023

Depression and mental health issues are a plague that can affect everyone without discrimination. Talk of mental health is common, but what are not common are resources available to help. Nuçi’s Space...

Ye Goes Too Far

Ye Goes Too Far

Stephanie Obediku December 8, 2022

Kanye West, also known as "Ye," has officially gone too far with his outlandish commentary on various religious and ethnic groups, enough to get his net worth slashed in half due to different brands relinquishing...

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