Musician to offer 'some kind of comfort'

Mariecar Mendoza New York native turned Los Angeles rising musician Jay Nash visited Mother’s Tavern and played guitar for a buddy’s band nearly two years ago – a time vague in memory. On Wednesday, Nash will make it back to…

Foo Fighters interview tomorrow!

Coming in tomorrow's edition of the Art Beat will be an interview with Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters. Columnist Stacey Anderson interviewed the former Nirvana drummer in Europe before he performed at Rock En Seine Festival in Paris. Grohl talks…

The Top Five of Quarter 1

Ryan Chartrand   This quarter is already shaping up to be the rising action of this next generation novel being written between now and the end of next year. With the release of the XBOX 360 only a few weeks…

Getting Flogged and loving it

Jim Weise Guinness, politics and punk were celebrated when Flogging Molly performed Saturday night in the Rec Center. The mixed crowd of Cal Poly students, punked-out high schoolers and irritated parents rocked all night to three bands. Go Betty Go,…

This is the Worst Opinion Column of All Time

Douglas B. Bruzzone and Michael Matzke Editor's note: "Two Classy Gents" is a humor column that will run every Monday exclusively online. In the grand scheme of things, throughout the entirety of human existence every opinion column ever written has…

A stand-up's unique perspective

Jeff Clinard is a man of faith, family and funny, which he uses as a noun. Clinard, a 22-year-old native of Irvine, is a communications senior. He is also a member of Smile and Nod, Cal Poly’s Improvisational team. “I…

Music professors perform for Poly

The mastery of music is a complex and life-defining task that requires hours of practice and lessons, often including frustration. For two of Cal Poly’s own, however, those hours have yielded a lifelong passion for music. The Cal Poly music…

After Life

Nick Coury We drew his name in the sky With teeth and bones From the shadows our bodies made in the sun. We moved in the air like chess pieces. One space at a time? Moments are of the essence,…

Books meet a beat in new class

michael mullady Charise Cheney has her students nodding their heads to the beat of her lecture in a new, funky-fresh class titled “Hip-Hop, Poetics and Politics.” The class is “experimental,” meaning it is a valid academic course that provides an…

U.S. drinking culture distorted

Nick Coury Being a Christian of legal drinking age brings up a number of moral questions within my groups of friends, some being Christian and others not.  In my opinion, the issue is more complex than simply to drink or…

Unmasking the costume chaos

tom sanders   Fanny Wrappers 799 Higuera St.   Hours: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., with extended hours closer to Halloween Stock: Large variety of Legs Avenue women’s costumes, assortment of men’s and couple costumes and some object costumes such…