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“Malibu Nights” is LANY’s best project yet

October 12, 2018

By Abigail Fleming '20 Dreamy, airy and packing a heavy emotional punch, LANY’s new album “Malibu Nights” is their best one yet. The band titled this new stage of their development as artists...

Public reacts to new Lil Peep XXXTentacion single

Public reacts to new Lil Peep XXXTentacion single
October 11, 2018

By Eli Corenthal ’19 Rapper Lil Peep and XXXTentacion (otherwise known as X) released their post muthesius single, “Falling Down” on Friday Sept. 21. The release of the single has sparked conversations...

Mac Miller’s death exposes our culture’s failure to address prevalent issues

Mac Miller’s death exposes our culture’s failure to address prevalent issues
October 1, 2018

By Lia Chen ’20 Complete with in-memoriam posts on Instagram, trending hashtags on Twitter and floods of comments on various other forums, blogs and news sites, there are few occurrences that can...

“This is America” sheds light on controversial issues

June 18, 2018

By Isabella Bullock '19 Donald Glover, or Childish Gambino, recently came out with a new song titled “This is America." Many elements of the song, from lyrics to symbols in the music video, are causing...

Governor’s Ball music festival takes over Randall’s Island

Governor’s Ball music festival takes over Randall’s Island
June 15, 2018

By Chelsea Fox ’19  and Amanda Kaplowitz ’19  

Students hyped for the sound of summer

Students hyped for the sound of summer
June 12, 2018

By Brianna Zeiberg '19 As the temperature rises, it’s time to roll down your windows and blast some of summer's newest hits. Summer is the season of upbeat lively music that is perfect for any barbeque...

Kanye returns to hip-hop spotlight with new album “ye”

Kanye returns to hip-hop spotlight with new album “ye”
June 7, 2018

By Zach Strober '19 The wait is over: Kanye is back with his eighth studio album “ye” to follow up 2016’s “The Life of Pablo.” West’s album includes just seven songs and lasts only 24 minutes,...

The Return of Yeezus is overrated

The Return of Yeezus is overrated
May 29, 2018

By Jack Lev '20 For a while now, legendary rapper and artist Kanye West has been out of the music mix. The media, the fans and the music industry as a whole missed Kanye, but on April 28, 2018, West...

NOT ‘Meant To Be’ Played

NOT ‘Meant To Be’ Played
May 22, 2018

By Emily Stone '20 American singer and producer Bebe Rexha collaborated with country band Florida Georgia Line to release the song “Meant to Be”. Contrary to the public opinion, I don’t think...

Does Westport have rhythm?

Does Westport have rhythm?
April 20, 2018

By Reece Keusch '19

Tyler creates shockwaves with surprise song release

Tyler creates shockwaves with surprise song release
April 19, 2018

By Molly Mahoney ’18 Rapper Tyler the Creator never fails to provoke his audience. Even when devoted fans expect the unexpected, Tyler easily pushes boundaries and shamelessly alludes to the most...

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