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Album of the Week: LCD Soundsystem – American Dream

by Logan Griffin

September 26, 2017

Filed under Reviews, Uncategorized

  James Murphy is a living retrospective    It clearly shows in his work in the band LCD Soundsystem and his own taste in music. Murphy took his dive into the music industry at a much older age than most of the contemporary stars, starting Soundsystem in...

Movie review: IT

Movie review: IT

September 23, 2017

Summer days

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

June 2, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions

A constructive summer can set the foundation for a rewarding school year. Summer brings longer days, warmer temperatures, and more time for fun; utilizing time wisely can combine festivities with fruitfulness. Stave off boredom...

Album Review: Humanz

by Taylor Key, Staff Writer

May 31, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Reviews

Gorillaz is virtual band created by the Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett in the late 1990’s following four fictional characters created by the duo: lead singer 2D, bass player Murdoc, drummer  Russell and guitarist Noodles. On...

Reaching out

by Amanda Nguyen, Staff writer

May 24, 2017

Filed under Columns

Everyone’s experience with mental health is different. Going through a mental disorder can be an intense and devastating time. To most who struggle, having a support system from friends and family can be very important. If ...

Long road ahead

Long road ahead

May 19, 2017

TV Review: Master of None

by Michelle Parker, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Reviews

From sexual harassment to racist ceramics, Netflix’s series Master of None tackles many hard-hitting issues in its second season. The release follows the cliffhanger ending of season one, picking up with main character, Dev (A...

TV Review: Handmaid’s Tale

by Taylor Key, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Reviews

‘The Handmaid's Tale’, a new television show about a dystopian American society, was released on April 26, to the rave-reviews of critics. Based off the 1985 best-selling novel by Margaret Atwood, the show is a speculative fict...

Thank you for your service

by Amanda Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Opinions

May is a special month for those in and out of the military. For service members and veterans, it’s a chance to pay tribute to support families and spouses during Military Appreciation Month, and honor the memory of those who ...

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