Qawwali on Campus

Interfaith music group brings a new sound to Lafayette College The Austin, TX-based group Riyaaz Qawwali visited Lafayette and hosted a discussion Tuesday on the art form behind Qawwali music. The group represents a variety of nations and faith backgrounds from South Asia. Together, they play a traditional form of Islamic music known as Qawwali. […]

Sitting down with Professor Sanborn: History department head discusses his new book

This week, The Lafayette sat down with Head of the Lafayette’s History Department Joshua Sanborn. Sanborn’s latest novel, “Imperial Apocalypse: The Great War & The Destruction of the Russian Empire,” was recently published in time for the centennial of World War I. Sanborn shared the details of his book with us, as well as the […]

Restaurant Review: Greenmouth Juice Bar + Café blends up Easton’s dining scene

New restaurant offers healthy, delicious drinks and food Sunlight leaked through the wide, open bay window and bounced off the shiny mahogany floor. Strings of lights adorned the walls and mason jars containing handmade paper flowers decorated the wooden tables. What better concept to accompany this clean, cozy hangout spot than a bountiful supply of […]

Feeling déjà vu

 Review of “Kintsugi,” Death Cab for Cutie’s new album During the album production of their latest album “Kintsugi,” founding member and lead guitarist Chris Walla of Death Cab for Cutie revealed that he was leaving the band. Despite this unfortunate parting, Walla remained a contributing member throughout the recording process to the album’s completion. The […]