Plaedo Wellman was concerned as he introduced himself to the audience at One World Cafe Aug. 31. The self-described “story-telling hippie hop philosopher” needed to improvise — his usual act appeared to be thwarted by a faulty sound system. The crowd anticipated a mind-expanding evening of music and poetry from Wellman, who uses a variety […]
The fifth annual World Music Celebration opened successfully at the University of Idaho University Auditorium on Friday night. Three guest musicians Magda Giannikou, Navin Chettri and Habib Iddrisu joined in this two-day celebration. In this opening gala, Magda Giannikou, a Greek singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, and dancer, and Navin Chettri, a vocalist, composer, percussionist, and […]
Driving through Moscow, one may notice art in a strange place — traffic boxes.
The welcome signs outside of Moscow deem the city as “Heart of the Arts” and as many college students realize, the community cultivates an environment passionate about the fine arts both on and off-campus. “What residents don’t realize is how many people here are full-time artists who actually live off the money they earn from […]