Slave to the Music Industry?

Staff Writer: Hannah Johnson Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) was an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. He was a musical innovator who was known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence, extravagant dress and makeup, and wide vocal range. His music integrates a wide variety of styles, including funk, […]

Climbing Up the Billboard Charts

Staff Writer: Hannah Suh Sept. 18 2017, the seven-member group, BTS, came out with their newest album, “DNA”. After winning “Top Social Artist” at the Billboard Music Awards, this group had gained an abundance of popularity in the United States. Their previous album then started climbing up the Billboard charts, slowly but surely. Surprisingly, their new album completely took over […]

The Sound of The Smiths: The 1980s Favorite Brits

Staff Writer: Hannah Johnson  The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982. The band consisted of vocalist Morrissey, guitarist Johnny Marr, bassist Andy Rourke and drummer Mike Joyce. Critics have called them the most important alternative rock band to emerge from the British independent music scene of the 1980s. Based on […]

Buffalo Soldier: The Story of the Miraculous Bob Marley

Staff Writer: Hannah Johnson  Robert Nesta Marley, born February 6, 1945, was a Jamaican singer-songwriter, musician, and guitarist who gained international fame and stardom due to his chill, reggae sounds and soothing vocals. blending mostly reggae, ska and rocksteady in his compositions. Starting out in 1963 with the group the Wailers, he forged a distinctive […]

Marvel VS DC: On Your Screen

Staff Writer: Liam Gillin Before I begin forcibly shoving my opinions down your throats, I should really get something out of the way. Many people are going to disagree with me, and others may do just the opposite. Marvel and DC are two major comic book franchises, so the mere title of this article is […]

Staff Writer: Hannah Johnson Ah, The Cure, a band that brings old people, young people, goths and “normies” all together in perfect harmony. Truly, one of the most legendary groups of their genre. Yeah, their music is different and unlike anything else out there, but their flamboyant vocals along with dark melodies are what truly […]

BTS Taking on Billboard Music Awards

Section Writer: Hannah Suh       BTS, also referred to as Bangtan Boys, is a Korean Pop group of seven boys, who have ages ranging from 19 to 24.  Their fandom, also known as ARMY, consists of over 4 million people worldwide. They have been continuously performing and working hard for their fans since their debut […]