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The Final Cut

The Final Cut

RyanZ, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2019

Just after the release of the groundbreaking rock opera The Wall, Pink Floyd and its' fan base both had no idea where to go next. The sessions in which The Wall was recorded were notoriously filled to the brim with tension between band members, often resulting in harsh verbal abuse and sometimes even ph...

Let It Be

Let It Be

RyanZ, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2019

In late 1969, the turmoil between the world’s most famous rock band, The Beatles, was at an all-time high. Creative differences between members lead to arguments about how songs should sound, where they are placed on the album, and who gets credit for the authorship. The Fab Four had just finished ...

Billie Eilish: The Perpetuation of Sonic Monotony

Billie Eilish: The Perpetuation of Sonic Monotony

RyanZ, Staff Reporter

May 22, 2019

The music industry is a Wild West-like landscape full of equal parts up-and-coming artists and dying artists. In 2019, this landscape is harsher than ever. With the advent of services like Soundcloud and Spotify, it has been easier than ever before to let the world be known of what you can do with y...

Summer Songs

Summer Songs

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

May 17, 2019

That time of the year has come, the time where your Spotify has become empty from the past season's jams and is ready for a fresh spin. Well, you're in luck because the newspaper staff has put in their personal opinions to create the best summer songs for you to listen to on that sunny and chill Texas...

The Current State of America’s Favorite Boyband

SarahW, Editor in Chief

May 13, 2019

A few weeks ago, you could've found singer Kevin Abstract pacing on a treadmill in his hometown of Corpus Christi, TX for 10 hours straight, now, we find him questioning the creative and financial direction of Brockhampton. With all of this media attention, fans have started to question what the current...

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

The Grammy’s 2019 Goes Girl Power

FiorellaP, Buisness Manager

February 14, 2019

The Grammy Awards is a special ceremony held annually by the American National Academy of Recording Arts to celebrate and honor various talented artists in the record/entertainment Industry. This years 61st annual Grammy Awards held on February 10th, featured many new nominees as well as a surprisin...

Love Yourself : 結 Answer

Love Yourself : 結 Answer

BrandonC, Managing Editor

September 24, 2018

K-pop group, Bulletproof Boy Scouts, or Beyond The Scene (BTS), released the finale album of their trilogy series titled, “Love Yourself” on August 24, 2018. This album, called “LOVE YOURSELF : 結 Answer,” broke an enormous amount of records both domestically and internationally, as did many o...

Love Yourself : 轉 Tear

Love Yourself : 轉 Tear

BrandonC, Staff Reporter

June 4, 2018

K-pop group, Beyond The Scene (BTS), released their most recent album on May 18th, 2018. “Love Yourself: 轉 Tear” is their third full album and is part of a trilogy series called “Love Yourself.” Their previous album, “Love Yourself: Her,” ranked 7th on the Billboard 200 chart, setting a ...

Review: Relaxer

Review: Relaxer

ColinH, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2018

Many of you out there may or may not be familiar with the band ‘Alt-J’. They are an alternative/indie band out of the United Kingdom that many may associate with the song ‘Breezeblocks’. Anywho, last year, in June 2017, they released their third full length album “Relaxer”. Following what...

Blue Madonna by BØRNS

Blue Madonna by BØRNS

ColinH, Business Manager

February 20, 2018

Garrett Borns, or as he is better known, BØRNS, has recently released his second full length album, “Blue Madonna.” He came into the spotlight in 2016 with his hit song “Electric Love” coming from his debut album “Dopamine,” which was released in October 2015. Since then, he has accumulated...

The Decline of Eminem

The Decline of Eminem

SarahW, Acting Editor In Chief

February 12, 2018

Eminem peaked in the early 2000’s, and ever since, his music has just been painful to listen to and has left a cringey feeling in me. In 2017 he dropped his latest album, “Revival,” which was a compilation of confusing rhyme schemes that lacked flow and had an overly aggressive tone. The hooks cons...

Review: Sacred Hearts Club

Review: Sacred Hearts Club

ColinH, Business Manager

October 23, 2017

We all know Foster the People. More specifically, their hit song ‘Pumped Up Kicks’ that blasted on every radio station back in 2011. Since then, they have come forth with some new albums, but I’m going to examine their latest release, ‘Sacred Hearts Club’, that came out July 21, 2017. Their...

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