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ATEEZ ALBUM REVIEW: THE WORLD EP. PARADIGM

Jade M., Photographer January 20, 2023

On the 30th of November, K-pop boy group ATEEZ released their second Japanese EP of this year, THE WORLD EP. PARADIGM. The album features six upbeat and complex, yet fascinating songs, two of them being...

Local Bands and Upcoming Shows that are Worth Your Time (Because Most Arent)

Local Bands and Upcoming Shows that are Worth Your Time (Because Most Aren’t)

Mae D., School News Editor November 1, 2022

There is something to be said for small, less-expensive, potentially bad concerts. Now, that may prompt immediate questions of what exactly the point is. The point is that small, local shows provide an...

Everything You Need to Know About Harry Styles New Single, As It Was

Everything You Need to Know About Harry Styles’ New Single, As It Was

Chloe E., Editor, Books June 5, 2022

Harry Styles blew our minds by releasing his new single, As It Was, on 1 April 2022. This new song is Styles’ lead single and music video for his highly anticipated third solo album; Harry’s House,...

Is Our Taste in Music an Instinct or an Acquired Skill?

Is Our Taste in Music an Instinct or an Acquired Skill?

Maya L., Staff Writer June 5, 2022

Have you ever wondered why you like the music you like? Well, musician and musicologist Nolan Gasser wondered the same thing and got to the bottom of it. Gasser was a professional pianist since age 11...

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#HARRYCHELLA Was Absolutely Unbelievable

Chloe E., Editor, Books June 5, 2022

Harry Styles lit up our world like nobody else at the 2022 Coachella Music Festival. There was an extreme amount of dancing, smiling, and interacting with the crowd (which was VERY large). He was the Friday...

Whats In Sangwons Closet?: A Peak Inside a K-pop Trainees Wardrobe

What’s In Sangwon’s Closet?: A Peak Inside a K-pop Trainee’s Wardrobe

Jade Morrison, Photographer May 5, 2022

Sangwon is a member of the pre-debut K-pop group Trainee A, under BigHit Entertainment. Recently, the Trainee A YouTube channel uploaded a video titled ‘ 1 Choreo , 7 Outfits ‘ in which members, Sangwon...

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Celebrity Spotlight: BTS

Jade Morrison, Photographer May 5, 2022

방탄소년단 (Bangtan Sonyeondan), better known as BTS, is a seven member boy group constructed by BigHit Entertainment (now named HYBE Corporation). The members, RM, Jin, SUGA, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and...

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Coachella 2022 headliners

Laila M., Staff Writer/Literary Agent April 6, 2022

For the past two years, Coachella has been canceled due to COVID-19, but now as cases begin to slow down and vaccinations are widely available, it will happen this year. Harry Styles Styles will be...

Reasons to learn a musical instrument

Johanna M., Staff Writer April 6, 2022

No matter if you’re a musically inclined person or not, it always benefits a person to learn to play an instrument. Learning an instrument could change your life, or at the very least give you a fun...

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Kpop Cup Sleeve Events in Los Angeles

Lauryn R., Social Media Curator April 6, 2022

As the year progresses, more birthdays and anniversaries are celebrated. It's more common than you think to see fan-made events that celebrate one’s favorite idol’s birthday or group anniversary in...

Red (Taylor’s Version) By: Taylor Swift, Album Review

Emma L., Editor, Mental Health March 18, 2022

Red was a success in commercials and radios. It debuted as the number one on the Billboard 200 and had 1.21 million copies sold in the first week’s sale. Taylor Swift re-recorded Red earlier back on...

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