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Originality and passion meet in Halsey’s debut album “Badlands”

Originality and passion meet in Halsey’s debut album “Badlands”

September 29, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Music, Opinion

By Scarlett Constand '16 | Opinion Editor Passionate spirit and an in-your-face attitude combine to create impressive tracks on Halsey’s debut album, “Badlands.” Halsey was a previously-unknown supporting act for popular pop artists, such as Imagine Dragons, but the 20-year-old is now hea...

South choir to host sporting fundraiser

September 18, 2015
Filed under Choir, Entertainment

Liz Bigham ‘18//page editor An urban golf fundraiser will be held by South’s choir this Saturday on the front lawn of the school. Urban golf uses a more soft and compact ball compared to regular golf, and instead of a hole, the goal is to hit a certain object. No golf experience is necessa...

Podcast | Mad Max: Fury Road

Podcast | Mad Max: Fury Road

May 21, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Paul Attard '15 | Staff Writer Have a listen to Paul Attard's '15 opinions on the newest addition to the Mad Max franchise, "Mad Max: Fury Road."    

Drill music fans once again find love for “Sosa”

Drill music fans once again find love for “Sosa”

May 15, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Music, Opinion

By Paul Attard '15 | Staff Writer Things haven't been looking good for Chicago MC Chief Keef. After releasing a slew of mediocre mixtapes, being evicted from his apartment and being dropped from his label, many wonder what will happen next to Keef. Real name Keith Cozart, Keef has never been one...

AMC’s “Halt and Catch Fire” is electric & captivating

AMC’s “Halt and Catch Fire” is electric & captivating

May 11, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

By Scarlett Constand '16 | Staff Writer Set in the revolutionary world of the 1980s technology boom, AMC’s “Halt and Catch Fire” (“HCF”) is the television network’s newest period piece. Lee Pace stars as the mysterious Joe MacMillan, the sales executive for Cardiff Electric (CE), a...

Senior reflects on final musical theatre performance

Senior reflects on final musical theatre performance

May 8, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Music, Opinion

By Emma Turco '15 | Staff Writer I’ve always had a love for musical theatre. While most kids ran up and down a soccer field or hit tennis balls, I took voice lessons: It was the one hobby I truly enjoyed. I started performing in plays in 4th grade, and every production I have been in since then...

Rejuvenating but nostalgic, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” looks promising

Rejuvenating but nostalgic, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” looks promising

April 18, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Devlin Francis '15 | Associate Editor In case you missed it, the second official teaser for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was released Thursday, leading to a great amount of excitement amongst Star Wars fans worldwide. I will never shy away from admitting my Star Wars fandom, and to be honest,...

Podcast: Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly:” a personal & emotional anecdote

Podcast: Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly:” a personal & emotional anecdote

March 26, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Music, Opinion

By Matt Schulte and Paul Attard '15 | Opinion editor, Staff writer Have you heard Kendrick Lamar's newest album, "To Pimp a Butterfly?" If you have, what do you think of it? If you haven't, listen as Paul Attard '15 discusses his opinions on the rapper's newest release.

Best apps to help begin your AP, ACT, & SAT studying

Best apps to help begin your AP, ACT, & SAT studying

March 16, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

By Preston Fossee ‘16 | Staff Writer With AP tests just around the corner and many students planning to take the ACT or SAT in the coming months, students would welcome almost any test preparation tool.  While books and flashcards are the more obvious routes, here are a few iOS and Android apps...

Review: Saturday Night Live (March 7, 2015)

Review: Saturday Night Live (March 7, 2015)

March 12, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

By Beth Coyle '16 | Staff Writer On the March 7, 2015  episode of “Saturday Night Live” the cast finally quit beating a dead horse with redundant puns. In addition, celebrity host Chris Hemsworth displayed his willingness to make fun of himself in a hysterical performance. All in all, this led...

Audacious & passionate, Rozzi Crane’s “Space” continues to climb the charts

Audacious & passionate, Rozzi Crane’s “Space” continues to climb the charts

March 6, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Music, Opinion

By Scarlett Constand ‘16 | Staff Writer Rozzi Crane will soon be a household name if her EP “Space” continues its succession up the charts. Born and raised in San Francisco, CA, Crane graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in music. In 2012, Crane became the...

Podcast: 2015 Academy Awards

Podcast: 2015 Academy Awards

February 25, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Matt Schulte '15 | Entertainment/Opinion Editor What did you think of this year's Oscars? Take a moment and listen to English/Film Literature teacher, John Monaghan and Paul Attard's '15 review of 87th Academy Awards. For a complete list of 2015 Academy Award winners, click here!...

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