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Catching Up with Rimmy Doowa

Catching Up with Rimmy Doowa

Adam Heymann October 23, 2013

Alumna Rimmy Doowa '12 is living the dream. Since graduating from Whitman in 2012, life has become one wild ride as Doowa turns her sights to a career as a full-time musician. As her professional persona...

Industry insiders speak on music business in crisis

caitlinhardee December 1, 2011

"I didn't invent the rainy day, man. I just own the best umbrella." Spoken by big-time A&R rep character Dennis Hope in "Almost Famous," these words have resounded throughout the years. Major record...

Credit Faith Bernstein

Dabbles in Bloom brings diversity in life, music to campus

caitlinhardee September 22, 2011

At the crossroads of culture and musical styles thrives a campus band known as Dabbles in Bloom. The foursome is composed of two Whitman seniors––lead vocalist and guitarist, Adriel Borshansky and...

Juniors Adriel Borshansky and Rimmy Doowa of the all-student band Dabbles in Bloom practice vocals Wednesday, Feb. 23rd. Credit: Kendra Klag

Spotlight: Campus band Dabbles in Bloom overcomes obstacles, plans ahead

Kate Robinette February 24, 2011

What started out as two students playing a just-for-kicks concert together in Whitman's amphitheater has now grown to a four-member, blogosphere-touted indie group with an album, iTunes availability and...

Members of Dabbles in Bloom - left to right: Jonas Myers '13 (Pianist), Rimmy Dooway '12 (Vocalist), Robby Seager '13 (Drummer). Songwriter Adriel Borshansky '12 is currently studying abroad but is still dedicated to the band and sending songs via email. Photo Credit: Julia Bowman

Spotlight on campus bands

Nate Lessler October 14, 2010

Despite it's small size, Whitman College contains a large amount of campus bands--all with very distinct styles. In this issue, The Pioneer spotlights four of the many campus bands, and investigates what...

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