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Pot of Gold Recap

Pot of Gold Recap

Vinny Gonzales
March 27, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Music, Reviews, Showcase

Though Pot of Gold music festival ended days ago, the nostalgia the fans who went still feel it in their hearts and the pain if they were part of the mosh pits that went on during many of the punk band shows  on the March 18th show. However, there was many flaws during the Friday shows on the East...

Top Songs of The Week

Top Songs of The Week

Muhdya Jubran (Mimi)
March 6, 2017
Filed under Music

Have you heard any of the 10 top songs as of March 3, 2017? Here is a list of some songs that have been downloaded and streamed from online music retailers.  These top 10 songs have been featured with music videos, commercials etc.   If you have never heard these top 10 songs, what are your thoughts...

Pot of Gold 2017 is coming soon!

Pot of Gold 2017 is coming soon!

Vinny Gonzales, Staff
February 24, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Are festivals your kind of thing? With hours of seeing and watching maybe your favorite artists performing. Sadly, many of these festivals are in other states that are not here in Arizona besides when Vans Warped Tour comes around. Lucky for you, in Chandler at Rawhide, the third annual Pot of Gold music...

Hamilton is Non-Stop

Hamilton is Non-Stop

Lucero Ramirez, Managing Editor
December 9, 2016
Filed under Music, Showcase

Broadway's new hit musical "Hamilton" has been taking the world by storm. With their music completely different than what you would normally hear on Broadway, their music has captured the attention of a younger audience. Never heard of Hamilton? Well, here is a quick summary. The musical stars one...

Waterpark’s New Album “Double Dare”

Waterpark’s New Album “Double Dare”

Guadalupe Arellano, Editor-in-Chief Newspaper
November 27, 2016
Filed under Music, Reviews, Showcase

Waterparks is a band formed in Houston, Texas in 2011 and consists of 3 members, Awsten Knight (lead vocalist and guitarist), Geoff Wigington (backing vocalist and guitarist), and Otto Wood (drummer). Ever since they formed, the band has released numerous of EP's that include songs like I'm A Natural Blu...

WIN Tickets to see The Wonder Years, Real Friends, Knuckle Puck and MORE! (CONTEST CLOSED)

WIN Tickets to see The Wonder Years, Real Friends, Knuckle Puck and MORE! (CONTEST CLOSED)
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Guadalupe Arellano, Editor-in-Chief Newspaper
October 19, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Do you love The Wonder Years? The Wonder Years is an American pop punk band that formed in 2005 in Landsdale, Pennsylvania. The band consists of 6 members; Dan Campbell (lead vocalist), Matt Brasch (guitar), Nick Steinborn (guitar), Casey Cavaliere (guitar), Mike Kennedy (drums), and Josh Martin (bass)....

An Album of Black Pride and the Beauty of Being Black.

An Album of Black Pride and the Beauty of Being Black.

Jesus Rodriguez, Staff
October 13, 2016
Filed under Celebrities, Entertainment, Music

Solange describes A Seat at the Table as “a project on identity, empowerment, independence, grief and healing.”

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Step into the World of KPOP

Step into the World of KPOP

Azucena Teran
October 13, 2016
Filed under Celebrities, Entertainment, Music

Korean Music can be described as a coordinated, colorful, and upbeat rhythm that stays in your head even if you try not to think of it. Example: Chewing Gum by NCT Dream. Don’t be fooled, not every song and artist in Korean entertainment sing about sunshine and butterflies. Also there is more to...

Music Affecting a Student’s Work in a Positive or Negative way?

Music Affecting a Student’s Work in a Positive or Negative way?

Andre Robertson, Staff
October 6, 2016
Filed under Music, School, Student Life

Listening to music in school or while working has been a big controversy within schools and between students and teachers. Most teachers feel as if music is a distraction, but the students believe that it helps them focus and be more effective on their work. Depending on the teacher they won’t allow ...

WIN Tickets to Yellowcard’s Final World Tour!

WIN Tickets to Yellowcard’s Final World Tour!

Guadalupe Arellano, Editor-in-Chief Newspaper
October 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Yellowcard is an American pop punk that originated in Jacksonville, Florida during 1997-2017. The band consists of four members Ryan Key (lead singer), Sean Mackin (violinist and backing vocals), Ryan Mendez (guitarist), and Josh Portman (bass guitarist). The band has released ten studio albums with...

Frank Ocean is Better than your Ex after the Lies

Frank Ocean is Better than your Ex after the Lies

Vinny Gonzales, Staff
September 9, 2016
Filed under Music

From the year 2012 after Channel Orange was released, fans have heard rumors that Frank Ocean will come up with another album entitled, “Boys Don’t Cry”. The year the album was supposed to be released was July of 2015, but it was not. At the end of June 2016, Ocean’s website teased that the...

Get To Know Never Let This Go!

Get To Know Never Let This Go!

Guadalupe Arellano, Editor-in-Chief Newspaper
August 23, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music, Showcase

Calling all pop punk fans! Never Let This Go is on a mission to bring their music beyond their home of Tempe, Arizona. The band consists of 2 members, David Kleinebreil (vocalist and guitarist)  and Vic Chan (drummer). If you love bands like All Time Low and State Champs, you'll love the sound of...

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