While some Indie music enthusiasts have voiced their excitement over this year's YardFest performers, Das Racist and The Cataracs, most students have responded with a "Wait...who?" Don't be that person trying to sing along to songs you've never heard. Flyby is here to give you a taste of Yardfest's lineup before the April 15 concert rolls around.
In 2004, William V. Bergstrom ’13 wrote a creative essay for an English class which he later published as a picture book. His grandmother, Anne-Marit “Mumsel” Bergstrom illustrated the book, called “The Magic Telescope.”
On Feb. 7, Proposition 8, a Calif. provision that banned same-sex marriage, was deemed unconstitutional by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Does this ruling mean that the panel is upholding the constitutionality of same-sex marriage? If not, why does the Ninth Circuit panel stop short of declaring same-sex marriage constitutional?
If you missed the Grammy Awards on Sunday night, you've probably still heard that British songstress Adele dominated the awards ceremony, going six for six, a feat rivaled only by Beyoncé in 2010.
In other news, Indie folk band Bon Iver won Best New Artist and Best Alternative Album. Other big winners included Foo Fighters and Kanye West, each receiving four golden gramophones.
Besides the dozens of Whitney Houston shout-outs, here are a few of the night's performances that may be of interest, in order of appearance: