“Hot Pink” — Doja Cat
On Friday, Nov. 9, Ryan Bingham and Jamestown Revival lit up the stage at the Tennessee Theater. Jamestown Revival opened and started off the night with one of their hits “Crazy World (Judgement Day).” They sang a handful of songs and had captured the audience with their harmonization and im…
As I went to see “Midway," it told a story of why we won the war; I came into the movie with a very different expectation in mind. Though it does in fact tell the story of the Battle of Midway, the turning point in the Pacific during World War 2, I had thought the movie would be solely focus…
For the past 39 years, Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining” has been touted as one of, if not the, best horror movies in existence. While Stephen King, author of the book the film was based on, notoriously hated the film, it was praised by audiences and critics alike. For many years, no one ever …
Knoxville is home to many museums of different subjects, including arts, history, sports, and culture. However, one of the area’s fastest growing museums belongs not to the world’s over-complicated adults, but to curious children.
Italian opera is not for everyone. Many people lack the patience for the sluggish stories and action in the more traditional style, not to mention it’s all in Italian. However, this opera is anything but traditional.
As a former big fan of Bethesda and their games such as “The Elder Scrolls” and “Fallout,” “The Outer Worlds” looked like it might scratch the open world RPG shaped hole in my heart. There was also a good chance, however, that the game would simply feel like a cheap “Fallout” knock off. So, …
Encapsulating the viewer with his determined yet troubled eyes and regal aura, Timothée Chalamet assumes the role of King Henry V in Netflix’s newest film “The King.”
Supporting local animal shelters and charitable businesses can seem daunting sometimes. But for this week, Zoo Knoxville has made it easy to do just that.
Join Bailey Fritz as she gives the low down on three winter films that are guaranteed to get you ready for the end of fall. Bailey covers Winter's Bone, The Revenant, and Cool Runnings.
According to a new report crafted by over two dozen scientists and endorsed by 11,000 more, the Earth has entered an almost irreversible climate crisis.
Here’s a hot take: A movie that won the Palme d’Or, the highest prize awarded at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, is good, but the surprising thing about “Parasite” is how all-encompassing its quality is.
When people normally hear of The Color Purple, many might think of the Pulitzer Prize winning novel or the motion picture of the same name. However, this legendary piece of writing has finally been adapted to the stage, debuting at the Tennessee Theater on Nov. 5.
In a historic night in Knoxville, Indya Kincannon won Knoxville’s mayoral election. She defeated her opponent Eddie Mannis, ending the race with 52.41% of the vote compared to Mannis’s 47.59%.
On November 5, the Knoxville City Council unanimously passed a resolution to approve the City of Knoxville’s participation in the United States Refugee Admissions Program.
If you don’t know anything about basketball then this article is for you. I’m not sure why you would pick up the basketball special issue if you don’t know anything about the sport, but I’m glad you did.
As football season rapidly nears its end, UT fans are beginning to anticipate the beginning of basketball season. The UT men’s basketball team finished in the Sweet 16 — the top 16 teams of the NCAA — during the 2018-2019 school year, so anticipation has been building as fans await another h…
Most everyone has at least heard of AMC’s hit tv show “The Walking Dead,” but sometimes even huge fans are unaware of the series origin in the pages of a comic.
This weekend, the closed beta for the upcoming three-dimensional fighting game, “One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows” took place, and I was lucky enough to participate.
The Tennessee government is sitting on a large sum of money given to the state by the federal government meant to help poor, working class households.
Love at first sight is often viewed as a gimmick; however, critics of this ideal often look over a relationship unlike many others: the bond between pet and owner. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, approximately 3.2 million pets find their forever ho…
On game days, holidays or perhaps any regular day of the week, Coach Dave Moore can be seen driving around Knoxville in his Truckster, a 1997 Buick Roadmaster adorned with UT gear. However, the story behind the animated car is more than the tale of just an enthusiastic fan.
Maintaining a healthy work-life relationship isn’t easy. Whether you’re a student trying to finish assignments on time or an employee working the 9-to-5 grind, life can get pretty complicated.
Performing in over 100 productions over 42 years and counting, David Keith has brought his Volunteer spirit onto the screen in his success as an actor.
With Nashville located just a few hours away, Knoxville has also become a hub of music entertainment. Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors, a dearly-beloved Americana band, has some very close ties to Knoxville.
This summer, two Volunteer legends joined the Boston Celtics organization. One was Grant Williams, the star forward for UT basketball who was drafted with the twenty-second pick in the NBA Draft. The other was Kara Lawson, who was hired as an assistant coach for the Celtics.
As a cold front rolls in on the afternoon of Halloween, East Tennessee has been subject to a variety of weather issues through Knoxville and the Smokies.
In the past few years, Ang Lee has attempted to reinvigorate the technical side of movies. With “Life of Pi,” he used 3D FX to great effect, and with “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk,” he dabbled with high frame rate projection by shooting the movie in 120 frames per second as opposed to 24,…
Is there anything better than cats? If you were to ask the guys at The Gentlebros, chances are they’d say no. The up and coming Singapore based developer now has two games based completely off cats and cat related puns: “Cat Quest” and its sequel, “Cat Quest 2.”
Join Bailey Fritz as she gives the low down on three spooky horror films that are guaranteed to get you in the Halloween spirit. Bailey covers Midsommar, Nocturnal Animals, and The Shining.
In the spirit of the spooky season, many will be celebrating Halloween with festive parties and get-togethers with snacks aplenty. Nothing is scarier than showing up to a party and forgetting to bring something, so if you’re looking for a creative last-minute idea for your contribution to th…
It’s no secret that Halloween is one of college students’ favorite holidays: costumes, the 31st often coinciding with UT Homecoming and yummy, themed cocktails to serve at festive parties.
Halloween time is notorious for being labeled “spooky season.” The time is filled with people spreading scary stories and embracing their interests in the mysterious; but what does the mysterious entail, exactly?
2019 has been an interesting year for movies. Recent releases have ranged anywhere from phenomenal to terrible. Seeing as how Halloween is just around the corner, I decided to look at all the horror movies I’ve seen that have been released this year and rank them from worst to best. While I …
Knoxville’s history is full of tragedy. From soldiers on both sides fighting during the Civil War to floggings outside the Courthouse to a race riot leading to an official death count of only one, the spirits of those with strong emotions and unfinished business remain behind.
If you keep up with mainstream anime and manga at all, chances are you’ve heard about one of the biggest names in Weekly Shonen Jump, “My Hero Academia.”
This Halloween season, there will be many artificial haunted houses to attend, such as the one created last week in Reese Hall and North and South Carrick. However, there are also several locations in the Knoxville area where visitors have filed reports of paranormal activity. So for any who…
According to AccuWeather, it is expected to storm on Halloween night, but that doesn’t mean thrill-seekers will have to stay inside all night and miss all the fun. There are frights and fun aplenty around Knoxville this Halloween. Here are four you should be on the lookout for.