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Ween: Music’s Funniest Joke that Isn’t One

Ween performs in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on November 17, 2007.

RyanZ, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2020

Many people are familiar with the song that plays at the end of The Spongebob Squarepants Movie, called Ocean Man. A short, nonsensical tune with the narrator addressing the titular Ocean Man about various things. The song is upbeat, fast, and certainly doesn’t overstay its welcome. This song received...

Hollywood’s Bleeding

Hollywood's Bleeding

FiorellaP, Managing Editor

December 10, 2019

You may or may not know Post Malone, but there’s no doubt you’ve probably heard him on mainstream radio millions of times. The American singer, songwriter and rapper has gained high acclamation for blending musical genres, including hip hop, pop, trap and rock, with his introspective songwriting a...

The Final Cut

The Final Cut album cover, designed by Roger Waters and published by Harvest and Columbia records.

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 album cover, designed by John Kosh and published by Apple records.

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 at Icebox.

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

Headphones

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

A Grammy award

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

The official album cover of 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

The album cover of

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

The

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...

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