music


Take this class: vocal jazz ensemble

Music stands labeled “ARC MUSIC” wait silently to be placed in a semi-circle around a Yamaha grand piano. From the distance you can hear multiple…




It’s “Damn.” depressing

Kendrick Lamar is depressed. A depressed musical genius. “Damn.” is a master mixtape at best. Unlike “Section.80, Good kid m.A.A.d city” and “To Pimp a…


It’s “Damn.” good

In 2016, for “To Pimp A Butterfly,” Kendrick Lamar almost tied the record for the most Grammy nominations in one night. With 11 nominations, Lamar…


Ideas for relaxing on Spring Break

Spring Break is a week’s vacation for students typically held around Easter. There are many names for this week-long vacation and some college students may…





“The Shepherds’ Play” begins this Friday

“The Shepherds’ Play” brings the ancient medieval world to life through humor, music and dancing to American River College this Friday. The play is based on…