• North Coast Music Festival Recap Day 1

    By Jesus J Montero | Posted August 31, 2013

    Going four years strong, the North Coast Music Festival had a great turn out Labor Day weekend in Chicago’s near west side. For the three-day-long festival dubbed “Summer’s Last Stand,” an estimated 50,000 attendees flocked to Union Park to hear many performers from Nas, Passion Pit and Wu Tang Clan.   It’s important to understand [...]

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  • Morton College only Illinois community college named to WBCA’s academic top 25

    By Morton College News | Posted August 19, 2013

    The 2012-13 women's basketball team, selected to the Women's Basketball Coaches Asssociation Academic Top 25.

    The women’s basketball program at Morton College landed a prestigious post-season academic accolade when the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced the Panthers finished in its Academic Top 25.   Morton College finished ninth in the junior/community college division with a 3.137 grade-point average on a 4-point scale. Nine of Morton College’s 14 players had a [...]

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  • Keys N Karates fuse there music on the Lollapalooza stage

    By Jesus J Montero | Posted August 15, 2013

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    Hailing from Toronto, Keys N Krates is made up of Jr. Flo on the turntables, David Matisse on keyboard and Adam Tune on drums. The trio blends their unique style of music by fusing today’s popular hip-hop, electronic and trap music.   After performing at Lollaplaooza, Keys N Karates talked to the Collegian about playing [...]

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  • Schools on board for Morton College’s ‘College Fair’ in October

    By Morton College News | Posted August 15, 2013

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    Morton College’s annual College Fair is from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, in the Henry J. Vais Gymnasium at Morton College, 3801 S. Central Avenue, Cicero.   Forty schools have already committed to attend Morton College’s annual College Fair, which is from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, in the Henry J. [...]

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  • Morton College offers a variety of fun-filled activities to welcome back students for the Fall Semester the week of Aug 19 to 23

    By Jesus J Montero | Posted August 14, 2013

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    Morton College offers a variety of fun-filled activities to welcome back students for the Fall Semester the week of August 19 to 23.   “Welcome Week” kicks off with #CelebrityStatus from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, August 19, in the Courtyard. Walk the red carpet the first day of school and get your photo [...]

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  • LA indie pop band Blondfire interview at Lollapalooza

    By Jesus J Montero | Posted August 14, 2013

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    Siblings Bruce and Erica Driscoll make up the core of LA indie pop band from Blondfire, along with guitarist Steve Stout, bassist Nathan Beale and drummer Kevin Rice. Due to heavy touring, Blondfire’s career is heating up with the single “Where The Kids Are,” which has been nominated by iTunes as “New and Noteworthy.”   [...]

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  • O’Brother’s Antion Dang and Johnny McGhin talk their new album “Disillusion”

    By Jesus J Montero | Posted August 14, 2013

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    Atlanta-based rock band O’Brother joined the rock scene in 2006 and are making big waves and are fresh from their three-week holdup in Long Island, N.Y. working on their sophomore album “Disillusion,” which is due for release Aug. 20.   O’Brother is made up of bassist Anton Dang, guitarists Johnny Dang and Jordan McGhin, vocalist/guitarist [...]

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  • Young band from Chattanooga, Machines Are People Too perform at Lollapalooza

    By Jesus J Montero | Posted August 14, 2013

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    Founded in 2010 by JJ Clark and Brian Sylvester, Machines Are People Too, or MRP2 for short, started playing venues around Nashville with their very own version of electronic pop music with a small suitcase and an iPod.   Since then, the band has picked up keyboardist Cain Lassiter, drummer Ivan Garcia and guitarist Daniel [...]

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