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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

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...

That’s A Rap

That’s A Rap

SarahW, Editor in Chief

May 17, 2019

The computer science UIL team is known state-wide for their academic accolades, but outside of their competitions, the team partakes in an unlikely hobby. Outside of the compsci room, senior Sam Armstrong spends his time writing lyrics and orchestrating songs for the compsci team to record and produce. ...

Ariana Grande: 2018-2019

Ariana Grande: 2018-2019

PaigeR, Social Editor

March 8, 2019

Ariana started off her 2018 absent from the public view. Even when she was expected to attend certain events, circumstances seemed to get in the way. However, no matter her rocky start she came back strong in late March.   March 24, 2018: Performs at March For Our Lives Rally Ariana re...

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...

Engagement Called Off

Engagement Called Off

SamanthaO, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2018

Yes, celebrities seem to be perfect and lead on perfect lives, but they have problems just like the rest of us regulars. They get sad, mad, overwhelmed and they even call off engagements.  I don't know if you have heard but Ariana Grande called off her and Pete Davidson's engagement a couple weeks ago. Now...

The American Music Awards

The American Music Awards

DaphneT, Copy Editor

October 15, 2018

On Tuesday, October 9, the 2018 American Music Awards were held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California in its first-ever partnership with YouTube Music. The event was hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and featured performances by Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey, Cardi B, Panic! at the Disco, D...

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...

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