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Halsey returns to spotlight with “Without Me”

Halsey returns to spotlight with “Without Me”

October 12, 2018

By Kevin Ludy '19 After a blockbuster summer with the release of the song “Eastside” featuring Halsey and Khalid, Halsey is back with a new single “Without Me.” The song’s debut on Oct. 4 was her first standalone track since 2017’s album “Hopeless Fountain Kingdom,” and instantly shot up to number three on the iTunes charts. The 3 minutes and 22 seconds ...

“Malibu Nights” is LANY’s best project yet

“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 as “the moon era” which perfectly describes their new, darker but still dreamy aesthetic. The bit of weight or...

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 about X’s music and the deeper meaning behind it. Earlier this year, in June, X was shot and killed outside a car dealership in his hometown of Florida. Since his death, ...

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 trigger a greater outpouring of response from the internet than the passing of a celebrity. The...

“This is America” sheds light on controversial issues

“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 controversy throughout the country. The song addresses with racism, police brutality, the media...

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