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‘Dear Evan Hansen’ takes audiences on an emotional rollercoaster

Maddie Black, Layout and Design Editor

November 6, 2019

Dear Evan Hansen is a popular Broadway musical that talks about suicide and social anxiety disorder. Evan Hansen is a 17-year-old with social anxiety disorder. His mom, Heidi Hansen, forces Evan to start writing letters to him...

Green Day’s old music proves to be better

Maddie Black, Layout and Design Editor

November 6, 2019

Green Day has been producing music since 1990 and are still continuing to release music. They have sold over 85 million copies worldwide. ‘Dookie’ is their most successful album. It was released on Feb. 1, 1994. Its sold...

The death of sad rap: Lil Peep

Emily Selgelid, Reporter

October 8, 2019

First seen on Soundcloud in the mid 2010s, Sad Rap - also called Emo Rap - began with artists like Lil Tracy, Yung Lean, and Lil Uzi Vert. As a genre, it has a lot of influence from their 2000s counterparts, Pop Punk and Emo....

Old Disney Channel has more classics than now

Gagani Liyanawaduge, Reporter-Artist

October 4, 2019

Many teenagers would agree that the Disney Channel shows from the early 2000s were a lot better than the current shows. The shows that are considered “old” were aired on the Disney Channel in the early 2000s. A few shows that ...

The New Generation of Boybands

Morgan Montgomery, Reporter

October 4, 2019

Why Don’t We and PRETTYMUCH are both upcoming boybands that formed in 2016. They have similarities, but are also very different. Why Don’t We is influenced by Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber, and Drake. Their songs are...

Older music has good old-school charm

Alex Burbidge, Reporter

October 4, 2019

In the music industry, there seems to be an ever-lasting debate as to whether the music of today or the music of yesterday is superior. The music of the 1950s and 1960s, for example, can be very catchy and usually has much more...

blink-182 makes return in ‘Nine’

Alex Burbidge, Reporter

October 4, 2019

On Sept. 20, blink-182 released their long-awaited ninth studio album, appropriately titled “Nine.” The album marks the band’s first studio release since July 2016, when they released “California” and their second album...

BTS takes a two month break

Gagani Liyanawaduge, Reporter-Artist

October 1, 2019

BTS is a seven member boy band from South Korea. The members are RM (Kim Namjoon), Jin (Kim Seokjin), Suga (Min Yoongi), J-Hope (Jung Hoseok), Jimin (Park Jimin), V (Kim Taehyung), and Jungkook (Jeon Jungkook).  Just this...

McKinley Schrader, Reporter

September 30, 2019

The band King Crimson recently put part of their first album from 1969, “In the court of the Crimson King” on YouTube, making it much more widely available to the younger audience. The album consists of five longer than...

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