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Vans Warped Tour: COMING SOON To A City Near You !

Vans Warped Tour: COMING SOON To A City Near You !

Guadalupe Arellano, Editor-in-Chief Newspaper
June 1, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Ahhh, Warped Tour, home of the rock and roll, summer jams, and mosh pits. Started in 1995, Warped tour quickly became a well-known festival around the country. Kevin Lyman, founder of Warped tour, decided to create one of the best rock festivals that is inclusive to all genres of music.  It wasn't until...

Song of the Day: “Wildfire” by John Mayer

Song of the Day: “Wildfire” by John Mayer

Alexis Wright
March 22, 2016
Filed under Music, Song of the Day

Are you in need of a spring break anthem? If so, let's take a look back at 2013 when John Mayer released his album "Paradise Valley". "Wildfire" was a top song on the Billboards in 2013. This is a song that makes you want to dance, go on adventures, and hang out the friends you probably don't have. In...

Song of the Day: “I Know It’s Over” Cover by Jeff Buckley

Song of the Day: “I Know It’s Over” Cover by Jeff Buckley

Daniela Acosta, Managing Editor
March 7, 2016
Filed under Music, Song of the Day

In 1997, Jeff Buckley, most famously known for his cover of Leonard Cohen's song, "Hallelujah", drowned in a channel of the Mississippi River at only the age of 30. Now, almost 20 years later, an album compilation of Buckley's previously unreleased songs and covers titled You and I is set for release t...

R.I.P David Bowie

R.I.P David Bowie

Mikela Greenough
January 12, 2016
Filed under Celebrities, Music

Born in London, England on January 8th, 1947, a renowned singer named David Bowie also known as David Robert Jones began an incredible life. Bowie started off his career with his first hit song, “Space Oddity”, that reached millions of fans through the language of music. This legend had created...

Made In The A.M. Album Release

Made In The A.M. Album Release

Madelyn Martinez
December 3, 2015
Filed under Music

The English-Irish boy band One Direction released their fifth studio album, Made In The A.M., causing a ripple of excitement among viewers. The group consisting of Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Harry Styles, and Liam Payne has a large fan base of teenagers from around the globe. One Direction fans, or D...

Hello… It’s Adele’s New Album

Hello… It’s Adele’s New Album

Melanie Gaxiola
November 30, 2015
Filed under Music

The queen of heartbreak ballads is back, and better than ever. Coming out of her 3-year hiatus, Adele released the video for her already chart-topping single, "Hello," last month, and fans everywhere were more than excited for her upcoming album. When her album was released on Nov. 20th, fans...

The Music Scene Joins Forces for a Cause

The Music Scene Joins Forces for a Cause

Azucena Teran
November 20, 2015
Filed under Celebrities, Entertainment, Music

Heart Support is an organization started by frontman of August Burns Red, Jake Luhrs. This program is for those who feel lost in the world or not comfortable with who they are. From drug addiction to self-hate, it promises to help steer people into the path of happiness. Recently, Luhrs decided to...

Song of the Day: “Drowning Shadows” by Sam Smith

Song of the Day: “Drowning Shadows” by Sam Smith

Jahnez Wong
November 12, 2015
Filed under Song of the Day

As many of you may know, Sam Smith is notorious for singing songs that make us think about life and our exes. Well he's not done yet! The song "Drowning Shadows" is a tear jerker that leaves you in a state of sadness but it is a beautiful song. It's about a person who can't decide what to do and...

Song of the Day: “Two Years” by Have Mercy

Song of the Day: “Two Years” by Have Mercy

Daniela Acosta, Managing Editor
November 4, 2015
Filed under Music, Song of the Day

A small indie band from Baltimore called Have Mercy create riveting emotions of misery, anger, and loneliness in their song, "Two Years" off of their 2014 album, "A Place Of Our Own". This song absolutely exudes those breakup vibes and that teenager angst that we all feel from time to time. The lyrics...

The All Time Adrenaline Rush

The All Time Adrenaline Rush

Guadalupe Arellano
October 25, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment, Music

The feeling of adrenaline is quite common when you are feeling over excited. The blood in your veins rushing up and down your body and your heart beating at five thousand miles an hour. Imagine your favorite artist right in front of your face and think about how much they mean to you. Everyone has...

Drake releases his highly anticipated video

Drake releases his highly anticipated video

Nathaniel Jaramillo
October 22, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Music, News

Drake's "Hotline Bling" music video was officially released earlier this week. "Hotline Bling" which was released in July did not receive much attention because it was overshadowed by his other song, "Back to Back", which was a diss on artist Meek Mill but eventually it caught wind fast and is currently...

ALL TIME LOW TICKETS!

ALL TIME LOW TICKETS!

Jahnez Wong, Editor In Chief
October 1, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Music

Are you one of the Hustlers for All Time Low? Do you enjoy the song Kids In The Dark? You want to see them in concert? Well we got TWO, count em, TWO FREE TICKETS to go see them in concert at the Mesa Amphitheater on October 20th! The "Back to The Future Hearts Tour" features bands such as Sleeping...

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