Mac Miller’s posthumous release, ‘Circles,’ a haunting reminder of a legacy left behind

Zion Smith, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

Malcolm James McCormick, better known by his alias “Mac Miller” is a producer, rapper, composer and director who was found dead of a suspected overdose in early September. In his youth, Mac was known for his charisma and ...

Green Day’s latest album represents all that is wrong with modern rock

Ian Feld, Co-Editor

February 27, 2020

The cover art of “Father of All M***********” says about all that really needs to be said about Green Day’s latest album. A lazy recycling of the iconic cover of “American Idiot”—arguably their most popular album—...

Chance the Rapper’s “Owbum,” for the fans or a message for his wife?

Khloe' Fox, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

You’re watching “Why did I get Married?’ and the beautiful moment comes where Patricia professes how much she loves her husband Gavin, “I love you more than all the words, in the books, in the world,” she says. Who ...

Up-and-coming artist Maggie Rogers impresses with debut album

Marley Gardner, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

Every year millions of people wait around for the Obamas’ summer playlist. The annual list features artists from different genres, including widely known musicians such as Frank Sinatra and Rhianna, but also under-the-radar new...


Jake Giles, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

Adapted for the big screen from a Pulitzer-prize winning play, “Fences” is sure to win some awards of its own. Denzel Washington and Viola Davis both give stunning performances as they bring to life the August Wilson play. The...

J. Cole

Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

Most “fire” rap albums don’t have songs about folding clothes. This is not the only thing that sets apart J. Cole’s new album.  This new piece of musical artwork,“4 Your Eyez Only” uses double narratives to tell his...

Twin Peaks original TV series

Kaya Blount, Staff Writer

February 16, 2017

If you’re looking for a crime drama that’s also extremely avant-garde, well shot and somewhat chilling, David Lynch’s 1990 series Twin Peaks is the show for you. The mystery of “Who killed Laura Palmer?” will keep you...

The Get Down

Kaya Blount, Staff Writer

December 16, 2016

Baz Luhrmann and Stephen Adly Guirgis’s Netflix hit “The Get Down” is nothing short of a masterpiece. Whisking you away to the Bronx in the late 70s, during the golden age of hip-hop, “The Get Down” chronicles the journey...


Daniel Pomerantz, Staff Writer

December 16, 2016

With a unique, thought provoking style of situational comedy, Donald Glover’s new show on FX, “Atlanta” will temporarily morph your everyday thoughts into deep, hypothetical questions. You may know Glover as his hip-hop...

The Accountant

Jake Giles, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

Aside from Ben Affleck’s stellar performance, “The Accountant” will leave audiences feeling like they didn’t get what they paid for. The movie, directed by Gavin O’Connor and written by Bill Dubuque, was far from perfect....

Stranger Things

Nicole Holahan, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

This Netflix original series is a story about a 12-year old boy, Will, who goes missing one day without a trace, so most of the town assumes he ran away. Thinking they know better than everyone else, his friends go in search for...

Frank Ocean

Linsey Sparks, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

Frank Ocean dropped his debut album Channel Orange in 2012. It is now four years later and he has finally released his newest album, “Blonde”. The album starts off with “Nikes,” where Ocean’s voice is distorted in two...

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