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Thursday

November 8, 2012
5:50 am

World-renowned for ‘Wavin’ Flag,’ Somali rapper K’Naan en route to Bates

K’Naan, the Somalian-born rap artist whose single “Wavin’ Flag” was an international sensation, performs at Bates on Dec. 1.

World-renowned for ‘Wavin’ Flag,’ Somali rapper K’Naan en route to Bates

Friday

September 2, 2011
2:22 pm

Rapper Macklemore and his DJ/producer, Ryan Lewis, to perform outdoor show

Fresh from their triumphant national touring debut as headliners, Seattle rapper Macklemore and his DJ producer, Ryan Lewis, visit Bates College for an open-air performance on the Library Quad, accessed from Campus Avenue between Chase Hall and the Edmund S. Muskie Archives, at 8 p.m.Friday, Sept. 16.

Friday

October 8, 2010
2:50 pm

More tickets made available for Kinsey Sicks, celebrated 'dragapella' quartet

The Kinsey Sicks, singers who describe themselves as “America’s favorite dragapella beautyshop quartet,” perform at Bates College at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Wednesday

April 21, 2010
11:36 am

Two Out of Three Ain't Bad

Booking a cool, affordable, and name-brand band takes luck You’ve heard the saying: You can have your project done fast,…

Tuesday

March 2, 2010
8:03 am

Press Herald interviews Snoop Dogg before Bates concert

The Portland Press Herald’s Ray Routhier interviews rap artist Snoop Dogg via e-mail before his Feb. 27 Bates concert, sponsored…

Thursday

February 4, 2010
4:27 pm

CHC lands rapper Snoop Dogg for Feb. 27 performance

Twelve-time Grammy Award nominee Cordozar Calvin “Snoop Dogg” Broadus performs at Bates College at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building, 130 Central Ave. Dogg’s performance is sponsored by the Chase Hall Committee, a student organization. Admission is $35 and general admission seats go on sale at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 12, at www.batestickets.com. For more information, please call 207-795-7496.

Wednesday

October 10, 2007
2:00 pm

Gogol Bordello brings punk-flavored world sounds to Bates

Gogol Bordello, a band that feeds a growing cult following with a frenetic mix of Gypsy, punk and world musics, performs at Bates College at 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, in the Clifton Daggett Gray Athletic Building.

Wednesday

March 7, 2007
3:35 pm

College presents acclaimed rappers the Roots

The Roots, a hip hop sextet recently nominated for two Grammy Awards, perform Monday, March 26, in the Bates College’s Gray Athletic Building, Central Avenue.

Friday

March 18, 2005
1:29 pm

Leading trade expert to advocate globalization

A recent adviser to the United Nations and the World Trade Organization, and University Professor at Columbia University, Jagdish Bhagwati will give a lecture titled, “Globalization: Why It Has a Human Face,” Thursday, March 31, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Monday

January 13, 1997
3:20 pm

Winter carnival to be held

“Mardi Gras” has been selected as the theme for the 78th annual Bates College Winter Carnival, which includes a ceremonial torch lighting by Gov. Angus King at noon Friday, Jan. 17, on the front steps of the Statehouse in Augusta followed by a relay of the Winter Carnival torch to the Bates campus by student runners.