Lydia Ainsworth to perform new record at 7th Street Entry
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Lydia Ainsworth to perform new record at 7th Street Entry

Overlooking Los Angeles’ Echo Park is the statue “The Queen of Angels,” which became the inspiration for Lydia Ainsworth’s new record, Darling of the Afterglow. Ainsworth, a Torontonian electro-pop singer, released her album on March 31. She recorded the album in the same Toronto studio where she made her 2014 debut album, Right from Real….

DJ profile: Franki Gillis’ “Alphabet Soup”
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DJ profile: Franki Gillis’ “Alphabet Soup”

Each week The Mac Weekly speaks with a DJ on Macalester’s radio station, 91.7 WMCN. This week we sat down with Franki Gillis ’20 to talk about her show “Alphabet Soup.” The rapport cultivated between DJs whose shows sit side by side is a special one. The handoff — an entanglement of aux chords, mics…

TMW PUPARAZZI:  This week’s dog, Luna
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TMW PUPARAZZI: This week’s dog, Luna

Luna was a little bundle of fluff throwing leaves up into the air behind her, creating an impressive trail. That was what I saw as I left Old Main that crisp fall afternoon, post-British Writers class. She had the high energy that herding dogs naturally possess. She could run after a frisbee all morning, says…

TMW PUPARAZZI: This week’s dog, Gus
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TMW PUPARAZZI: This week’s dog, Gus

When: Wednesday, Oct. 19th, 2016 Where: Crossing Macalester Street, opposite of Weyerhauser Name: Gus Owner: Richard Michell TMW: What kind of dog are you? Gus the dog: I’m a farm dog, adopted as a puppy. I’m an Australian Shepherd mix, but mixed with what? Who knows? TMW: How old are you? G: Some days I’m…