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Kane Brown’s album and tour

Avery Dugan, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016

Filed under A & E, Music

Kane Brown has been known to be one of the best country singers in today's time. As his new album, self-titled Kane Brown, is getting ready to release on December 2, his fans are excited and think this could be one of his best albu...

The death of Prince

Devon Huff, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016

Filed under A & E, Music

Prince Rogers Nelson, the Artist Formerly Known as Prince, has recently died on April 21, 2016 at the age of 57 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His death was a tragedy for family members and the fans that grew up listening to him....

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

Olivia Lee, staff writer

April 29, 2016

Filed under A & E, Music

Every year in April, Coachella combines some of the world’s most famous artists and bands while also incorporating amazing art installations.  Held at the Empire Club in Indio, California, the music festival consists of five...

David Bowie: The legend lives on

Megan Evans, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016

Filed under A & E, Music

David Bowie (David Robert Jones) was born January 8, 1947, in London, England, and died January 10, 2016, in New York City. From a young age, he showed interest in music. He started playing the saxophone at age thirteen. David...

An Eagle has fallen

Carlie Day, Staff Writer

February 1, 2016

Filed under A & E, Music

After the death of the famous legend David Bowie, another icon has passed away. Glenn Frey, one of the founding members of the famous American rock band the Eagles, passed away January 18 in New York City. Born in Detroit,...

Music: Different countries, same language

Lydia K. Beard, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

Filed under Music

Music. It’s universal. Across the globe, no matter where you go, you will find music. Each continent has its own unique style of music. Steping across the border to a different country leads to a new culture and a new style...


Shelby Tribble, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

Filed under Music

In today’s society, all people think about is tomorrow and what is going to happen then? Well ironically enough, there was a place that was created to make people live in the now and think about everything around them called...

Swift steals the show at BBMAs

Lucy Deal, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

Filed under Music

The 2015 Billboard Music Awards were held on Sunday, May 17, and were hosted by Ludacris and Chrissy Teigen.  The show included many great performances by top artists such as Mariah Carey, Britney Spears, Nick Jonas, Ed Sheeran,...

Ringo Starr: The forgotten star

Anna Anderson, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

Filed under Music

“Ringo Starr is the friend you don’t want to kick out of the band,” senior Matt Jackson said to me last week upon hearing about Starr’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. There is a common misconception that...

American Music Awards

Miguel Mosley, Staff Writer

January 3, 2015

Filed under Music

It’s one of the biggest award shows of the year, and a covenant trophy to bring home if you’re a musician. It’s a special award, but musicians could be cheated because the voting is from the fans, and not the quality of...

Pink Floyd: The Endless River

Anna Anderson, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014

Filed under A & E, Music

After twenty years, Pink Floyd’s final album was released in America on November 10, 2014. Their fifteenth album, named The Endless River, mostly consists of instrumental “ambiance” music. Even though not all five original...

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