The Guide

HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: How to Make Male Friends

HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: How to Make Male Friends

April 28, 2017 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

Ah, male friendship — just like dating, but with less handholding and sometimes more cuddling, depending on the companion. These friendships are especially formative for men as they prepare to go out in the world. When I think back to my days of youth, I cannot help but be struckRead More

ON TAP: The Drink Guide

ON TAP: The Drink Guide

April 28, 2017 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

Washington, D.C., is often portrayed as a city driven by its political agenda and business networks, leaving to the side recognition of the innovative creativity in its music, food and art. However, throughout our explorations within the city, we have seen that foodies have affirmed their craft within Washington, particularlyRead More

Album Review: ‘Being No One, Going Nowhere’

Album Review: ‘Being No One, Going Nowhere’

April 28, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

For indie rock buffs across the country, this is an exciting decade. Since the genre broke into the mainstream in the early 2000s, the style and tone of the music has radically matured, departing from its grunge and classic rock roots to becoming an entirely new genre. STRFKR’s new albumRead More

Interview with Georgetown Band Almeda

Interview with Georgetown Band Almeda

April 28, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

The Washington, D.C. music scene is among the nation’s best, boasting stadium-sized concert halls and offbeat venues all within a few streets of each other. Georgetown students, however, need look no further than their own campus to find exciting new sources of music and performance. Bands formed by students oftenRead More

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Concert Review: John Mayer

April 27, 2017 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

John Mayer’s skills on the guitar are undeniable. Boasting on his extraordinary instrumental gifts, Mayer ripped through his repertoire in his 21-song set during his April 6 performance at the Verizon Center. From full band instrumentals to solo acoustics, Mayer proved that in addition to being a songsmith, crooner and celebrity,Read More

Restaurant Review: Boulangerie Christophe

Restaurant Review: Boulangerie Christophe

April 27, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

1422 Wisconsin Ave. Washington DC 20007| Cuisine: French | $$ |★★★★☆ Founded by a father and son from Saint-Tropez, France, Boulangerie Christophe is a charming French bakery and restaurant on Wisconsin Avenue, a short 10-minute walk from the front gates. The first floor is a casual cafe, serving light lunchRead More

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Journey of a Play

April 26, 2017 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

For centuries, the play has served as one of the most evocative forms of art, challenging writers and actors to connect with audiences and spark dialogue beyond the pages of scripts. In recent years, the writing and producing of plays have vastly transformed to match the cultural trends of American societyRead More

COLUMBIA RECORDS

Album Review: ‘Memories … Do Not Open’

April 26, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

★★★★☆ The Chainsmokers first earned its claim to fame in 2014 with the notorious hit single “#SELFIE.” Since the track’s viral release, the EDM duo has begun to produce a more radio-friendly sound, releasing a stream of popular summer anthems over the past year. The Chainsmokers’ first studio album, “MemoriesRead More

Martin Scorsese on ‘Silence’

Martin Scorsese on ‘Silence’

April 25, 2017 at 1:00 pm 1 comment

Acclaimed director Martin Scorsese has become the first filmmaker to participate in Georgetown’s Faith and Culture Lecture Series. On April 11, Scorsese joined University President DeGioia and Berkeley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs senior fellow Paul Elie in conversation about “Silence,” his most recent film, discussing the relationshipRead More

COLUMBIA RECORDS

Album Review: ‘The Search for Everything’

April 25, 2017 at 9:00 am 0 comments

John Mayer is no longer a top-seller. By the mid-2000s, Mayer had two double-platinum albums and a Song of the Year Grammy Award under his belt. The entertainment industry believed him to be a pop darling. However, after a series of infamous remarks in 2010, Mayer’s self-described “lean years” began,Read More