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Confessions of a Mastermind

Christopher Martinez

May 16, 2019

Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, known professionally as Logic released his seventh studio album ‘Confessions of a Dangerous Mind’ which highlights the ups and downs as long as the struggles of being a rapper and dealing with all the problems that come along with it.This album has listeners bumping t...

Vampire Weekend’s anticlimactic return

Kianna Znika

May 10, 2019

It takes a heavy, indie-loving heart to admit that, although Vampire Weekend’s "Father of the Bride" has a variety of decent songs, the album overall is not that interesting. FOTB was released on May 3, six years since the band’s last album Modern Vampires of the City which included hits such...

‘Ventura’ is more than a Trebled relationship story

‘Ventura’ is more than a Trebled relationship story

Marilyn Parra, Co-Online Editor

April 21, 2019

Five months after releasing his “Oxnard” album, Anderson .Paak came back with a wide-ranging R&B album titled, “Ventura,” proving he is a true artist with a passion for storytelling through his music. The 11 track album features six collaborations with well-known artist such as Andre 3000,...

Jonas Brothers are back again

Jonas Brothers are back again

Bianca Hull, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

If anyone was missing a bit of nostalgia in their life the brothers just gave our pre-adolescent hearts a slight taste of hope for the future and less than 24 hours later, our childhood dreams came true with the drop of their first single since their split in 2013, “Sucker.” The Jonas Brothers...

Ariana Grande shows her vulnerable yet savage side with new album “thank u, next”

Ariana Grande shows her vulnerable yet savage side with new album “thank u, next”

Tiara White, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019

Less than six months after Ariana Grande dropped her Grammy winning album “Sweetener,” she came back as her most authentic and savage self on Feb. 8 with another non-skippable album full of pure and raw emotion, “thank u, next." While “Sweetener” highlights Grande’s process of picking...

Metalcore to Pop- Bring me the Horizon’s New Sound

Metalcore to Pop- Bring me the Horizon’s New Sound

Julissa Villalobos, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019

Taking a drastic turn, Bring Me the Horizon has released their first pop album, yes dare I say POP album, “Amo” on Jan. 25. Although the desire was a metal album, "Amo" did not disappoint. It delivered. Tarring away from their metalcore roots BMTH has their fans questioning the future of this...

J. Cole is back again with new hit “Middle Child”

J. Cole is back again with new hit “Middle Child”

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 26, 2019

With the release of his song "Middle Child" on Jan. 23, J. Cole has definitely put the rap game on notice, as well as left fans asking for more. The song was produced by Cole and T-Minus who worked together last year on "Kevin's Heart" and 6LACK's and Cole's "Pretty Little Fears." It continues...

There is a motherfucking FEVER

There is a motherfucking FEVER

Julissa Villalobos, Staff Writer

January 21, 2019

In the mix of a government shut down and over 35,000 LAUSD teachers marching for their students, The Fever333 drops an album that starts a fire, actually a fever in everyone who listens. Let this fever be a source of strength to make the changes you want to see in your community. The Fever333 is...

Camp Flog Gnaw: better than Fyre Festival, not as good as Coachella

Camp Flog Gnaw: better than Fyre Festival, not as good as Coachella

Marilyn Parra, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018

Hyped fans and Golf Wang enthusiasts filled Dodger Stadium this past weekend, Nov. 10-11. Tyler the Creator's annual festival Camp Flog Gnaw, had everything from food, alcohol, rides and music. The two-day event is a special festival that started back in 2012. Wristbands went on sale in May which...

Jazz it up: Cerritos College pep band let the good times roll

Jazz it up: Cerritos College pep band let the good times roll

Derrick Coleman, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

The Cerritos College pep band, led by Dr. Betancourt, play at every game and provide that school spirit that is needed to win games. While the pep band carries a lot of history, the students in the band work hard for the pep rallies. Although the pep band's main function is providing spirit for the...

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