Monday, January 22

Album review: ‘Ruins’

(Columbia Records)

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First Aid Kit has put a bandage on a slowly dying genre of music – folk-rock. The Swedish duo, composed of sisters Klara and Johanna Söderberg, released “Ruins,” its fourth studio album, Friday.


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Music students Hanna Yocute, Aaron Dozal and Juan Rivera will perform Latin American music at Fowler Out Loud, in collaboration with the exhibit, “Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis,” which highlights the cultural identity of the Brazilian city of Salvador. (Rachel Hefner/Daily Bruin)
Music students Hanna Yocute, Aaron Dozal and Juan Rivera will perform Latin American music at Fowler Out Loud, in collaboration with the exhibit, “Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis,” which highlights the cultural identity of the Brazilian city of Salvador. (Rachel Hefner/Daily Bruin)

Graduate art student Coleman Collins played basketball professionally in countries such as Ukraine, Germany and Bahrain for over a decade. Now, he's studying art at UCLA and said his experiences abroad help inspire his artwork. (Mia Kayser/Daily Bruin)
Graduate art student Coleman Collins played basketball professionally in countries such as Ukraine, Germany and Bahrain for over a decade. Now, he's studying art at UCLA and said his experiences abroad help inspire his artwork. (Mia Kayser/Daily Bruin)

Inna Faliks, a concert pianist and UCLA professor of piano, will perform the protest composition "The People United Will Never Be Defeated!" at the Jacaranda Concert Series on Saturday.  Frederic Rzewski composed the piece in the 1970s during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet in Chile. (Photo by Mackenzie Coffman/Daily Bruin, Photo Illustration by Ludi Zhu)
Inna Faliks, a concert pianist and UCLA professor of piano, will perform the protest composition "The People United Will Never Be Defeated!" at the Jacaranda Concert Series on Saturday.  Frederic Rzewski composed the piece in the 1970s during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet in Chile. (Photo by Mackenzie Coffman/Daily Bruin, Photo Illustration by Ludi Zhu)

(Courtesy of David James)

Movie review: ’12 Strong’

“12 Strong” drops more literal bombs than emotional ones in an overtly explosive new feature starring Chris Hemsworth. Based on a book by Doug Stanton, “12 Strong” details a gritty, but true, war story about the fall of Mazar-i-Sharif. Read more...

(Courtesy of David James)

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(Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)


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