The protests started in February but have escalated since. courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Hong-Kong protests against governmental authoritarianism

The extradition bill was written to counter a heinous crime; its other intentions are less admirable. On Feb. 2, 2019, while TU students returned from vacations and made their way into the groove of the spring semester, the city of Hong Kong erupted into chaos over a new extradition bill entering their legislative body. This […]

Dorian hit the Bahamas while it was still a Category 5 storm. courtesy Navy Live

Trump’s antics during Dorian a reminder of larger problems

The bickering between weather services should worry us when other disasters occur. It all began on Sunday, Sept.1 when Donald Trump went on Twitter to warn the American audience about Hurricane Dorian. In his tweet, the president wrote: “In addition to Florida – South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Alabama, will most likely be hit […]

Wallows frontman Dylan Minette starred in the Netflix original show “13 Reasons Why.” photo by Nanee Henry

Wallows and Remo Drive bring energy to Cain’s Ballroom

Indie rock band with Netflix star frontman performs in Tulsa on last leg of their first full-length tour. High energy, fun atmosphere, killer guitar riffs: three key ingredients to a fantastic concert, and Wallows had them all. On Thursday, Sept. 12, Wallows, an up-and-coming indie/alternative rock band from California, performed for the first time in […]

The 1975 will headline the Edge Black Friday concert on Nov. 29. courtesy Pitchfork

“The Edge” radio station announces Black Friday concert

Blue October, The 1975, Wilderado, K. Flay, and Catfish and the Bottleman set to perform at BOK in November. November may seem far away, with midterms, essays and several weeks of class with that guy that will not stop talking or standing in your way. But for those who plan to stay (or are stuck) […]

BROCKHAMPTON’s “GINGER” brings emotional intensity

BROCKHAMPTON’s newest album incorporates religious themes, diversifying the group’s sound Last week, America’s favorite boy band released their second studio album (and fifth overall), “GINGER.” In BROCKHAMPTON’s series of soul-filled, rap-centered albums, “GINGER” is by far their most artistic endeavor yet. Spiritual themes dominate the track list, evident in “NO HALO,” “IF YOU PRAY RIGHT” […]

The YouTube live stream released with “Graveyard” features Halsey painting the cover of the upcoming “MANIC” album. courtesy Alternative Press

Halsey announces upcoming album with dropped single

Along with her newest single, “Graveyard,” Halsey has revealed details about her upcoming music through subtly placed clues. Halsey never fails to keep her fans on their toes when it comes to new releases. With “Nightmare,” her hit single that was released in May, it was hiding posters that were printed with the lyrics around […]

Philbrook Museum of Art welcomed visitors of all ages to watch internet cat videos. courtesy Philbrook Museum of Art

Philbrook screens compilation of internet cat videos

Philbrook hosted a viewing party for cat videos on the lawn where visitors enjoyed food and laughs. It’s long been understood that internet cat videos are a major source of entertainment and escape for anyone with access to the world wide web. Last Friday night, the Philbrook Museum of Art held an outdoor screening of […]

“Hamilton” debuted in New York City in 2015 and started touring the country in 2018. courtesy Playbill

“Hamilton” performance brings diversity to Tulsa PAC

In the show’s tour off-Broadway, the Tulsa “Hamilton” performances featured an ASL translator. By now, if you asked the average individual what immediately comes to mind upon hearing the name “Alexander Hamilton,” most would probably think of Broadway rather than American currency. For this, we have Lin Manuel-Miranda to thank. The musical first showed in […]