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In spite of the fact that they haven't been able to meet in person this semester, the UP music department is putting on a concert performance via zoom on December 10th at 6pm. The concert will be made up of three individual pieces, and total 15 minutes in length.

Music plays on (even during a pandemic)

Maybe you’ve heard a roommate singing through your walls, or your neighbor playing tuba from an open window. Music halls and concert venues are closed currently due to COVID-19, but that hasn’t stopped the UP Music department from creating their usual tunes, wherever that may be.

Will Mulligan is a reporter for The Beacon. Photo courtesy of Will Mulligan.

STAFF OPINION: Make your voice heard then take a nap

With the United States election coming up, and emotions running high from a year already filled with public strife, now more than ever, it's imperative to know your beliefs. It’s important to examine what you believe and why you believe it.

“Shore”, Fleet Foxes’ fourth album, is a stylistic and tonal departure from the angst of the band’s last two records.Photo Illustration by Brennan Crowder

Escape to the warmth of Fleet Foxes' 'Shore'

Fleet Foxes’ new album is optimistic and confident. “Shore”, the band’s fourth album, is a stylistic and tonal departure from the angst of the band’s last two records, 2011’s “Helplessness Blues” and 2017’s “Crack-Up”. While those two albums' primary focus was on personal struggles and interior experiences, “Shore” is about honoring other people’s contributions and experiences.

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