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Logic disappoints with Everybody

Logic disappoints with Everybody

May 15, 2017

Logic is a Maryland rapper who is known for his rapid fire flow, but personally, his beats have always been better than his rapping.  At times his fast flow is too repetitive, and most of his songs lack interesting topics.  This new album, Everybody, is his f...

On the flip side- Vol 5

Diego Sultan, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2017

We’re nearing the end of the school year, and this will be the final version of this column.  Even with this column ending, the idea of finding and loving new, but hidden music will always have its place in this world.  The internet will always have a place for people who want to share new music. Boom-Bap revivalist Your Old Droog- Packs Your Old Droog is a rapper from New York who initially blew up when people thought he was legendary rapper Nas.  And that mistake...

Valkyrie Doughnuts serves vegan treats fit for a (Vi)king

Valkyrie Doughnuts serves vegan treats fit for a (Vi)king

April 21, 2017

After a series of expected opening dates, postponed opening dates and postponed postponed opening dates due to inspection procedures, Valkyrie Doughnuts finally opened its doors on Saturday, April 4 to sell its signature square-shaped donuts and other...

Iron Fist misses mark

Iron Fist misses mark

April 5, 2017

The problem with brands like Marvel is that audiences come to expect a certain brand of quality, and when they fail to deliver, it can be blown out of proportion. This is not one of those times. Released on March 17, the first 13-episode season...

More Beauty than Beast

April 3, 2017

Disney didn’t invent the story of a beautiful girl falling in love with a monstrous beast, but they certainly perfected it. On March 16, Disney released a live action edition of their 1991 animated classic Beauty and the Beast that was full of both...

Riverdale a killer show

Riverdale a killer show

March 20, 2017

In just the first episode of the new CW show Riverdale, viewers are exposed to several intriguing storylines. With just the right amount of teenage, high-school drama to get you hooked. Not even halfway through its first season, CW has already renewed ...

Unleash the Beast

Unleash the Beast

March 15, 2017

While Netflix is a haven for scripted shows such as Orange is the New Black, Stranger Things and Voltron: Legendary Defender, there is another genre Netflix has failed to tackle until now: the competition reality show. Ultimate Beastmaster, co-created by Dav...

Ed Sheeran Divides from norm, brings new sound

Ed Sheeran Divides from norm, brings new sound

March 9, 2017

After leaving fans in love with his album Multiply, English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran took a yearlong break, bringing high anticipation for his newest album Divide, which fully released Friday, March 3. In this case, the wait was definitely worth ...

On the flip side: volume 4

Diego Sultan, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2017

As we dive into another year of mind-bending, rule-breaking and genre-redefining music, this column will continue to ensure a few of those albums will not go under the radar. Trust the process Sampha- Process Sampha is an R&B singer out of the UK who grew his following through work with SBTRKT, Solange and Drake.  Process is full of powerful vocal and smooth instrumentals.  Sampha has a talent for ballads, like on the song “No One Knows Me (Like the Piano),” where ...

Foxygen’s “Hang” elevates indie pop

Foxygen’s “Hang” elevates indie pop

January 27, 2017

In music, there is always a fine line between being influenced by an artist and simply ripping off their sound, and the band Foxygen has been known for ripping off classic artists such as David Bowie, the Rolling Stones, Velvet Underground, along with...

Unfortunate Events becomes fortunate series

Unfortunate Events becomes fortunate series

January 26, 2017

In the first minutes of the new Netflix’s series A Series of Unfortunate Events, the audience is warned to look away and watch a show more pleasant; within 10 minutes, however, taking Lemony Snicket’s advice seems impossible. A Series of Unfortunate...

Trollhunters: the animated Stranger Things

Trollhunters: the animated Stranger Things

January 21, 2017

Who didn’t love Stranger Things over the summer? The nostalgic feel, the complex characters, and the discovery of a world that was just out of reach earned the show a vast amount of praise. Now, a new animated series that dropped on Netflix over win...

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