2015: Take in some PLU music

Take in some local PLU musicians while you’re waiting for PLUza to kick off. Below we’ve got Caleb LaVergne, winner of PLU Idol.

2015: Homeless Man

No, ASPLU did not invite someone from the streets. Homeless Man is a Silverdale band that plays jazz-influenced fold rock music. They have released multiple EPs available on their Bandcamp page.

2015: Dude York

Dude York is a “bratty, batty blend of pop and punk,” according to The Seattle Met. The Seattle indie trio’s most-recent full length release is “Dehumanize,” which was released in January 2014. The group also just released a new demo, “Something,” on their website  at the beginning of this year. Check out a full, in studio session…

2015: The Fame Riot

Described by KEXP as a “super glitzy duo” whose aesthetic is like an early 2000s fantasy strongly inspired by Iggy Pop, David Bowie and Freddie Mercury. In their words to KEXP’s blog, “even if you’re deaf you can dance to [our] music – you don’t even hear, you can feel [the beat].” If you really…

2015: J-Sherri

J-Sherri is a Montana-based band with a unique mix of electronica, R&B and pop. The Missoula Insider said their live show “tries to bring a club-banger-inspired sexuality combined with an electronica-noise-punk sound,” with a strong desire to get people dancing. The groups newest album, “j,” is available for free on Bandcamp.

2015: Lemolo

The Student Media Board has sponsored Lemolo, a PLU favorite, to make an appearance at LollaPLUza 2015. Lemolo is a celebrated Seattle-based band known for talented leading woman and songwriter Meagan Grandall. The band is releasing a new album at an undisclosed time this year. More information is available here. Check out a full, in-studio session…

2015: Sol

Do you miss Sol already? No worries! Take a break from deadweek and check out this exclusive we got before his performance at LollaPLUza. We talked about his home, his hobbies and his musical influences. Check it out:   Sol Moravia-Rosenberg performed at LollaPLUza 2015 on May 9 along with Dude York, Lemolo and THE…

2015: ‘Battle’ brings student artists to LollaPLUza

By Brooke Thames Sharing the stage with LollaPLUza’s array of class acts will be some of Pacific Lutheran University’s own finest musicians. Lutes gathered last week to watch student artists go head-to-head for the chance to perform at PLU’s annual music festival. Students met in the Cave April 9 to cast their votes to determine…

Announcing LollaPLUza 2015

LollaPLUza is back and better than ever with a new location, a brand new lineup and plans to exceed expectations. LollaPLUza is going to be held May 9 on Pacific Lutheran University’s lower campus behind Tahoma Bakery on the former PLU golf course. Senior Morgan Woods, LollaPLUza event planner and ASPLU Traditional Events Programmer, said…