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The Nightmare before Christmas Music

The Nightmare before Christmas Music

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every year it seems like Christmas music is played sooner and sooner. Even before the pumpkins are put away, the sound of sleigh bells make their debut. The holidays are a time of happiness and joy, and the music that goes along with it tends to brighten everyone’s spirits. Although this may be true, some...

Overlord revives WWII Films with the undead

Overlord revives WWII Films with the undead

Ant Bruley, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

JJ Abrams, the producer of hits such as Lost and Star Wars Episode VII, has produced a new movie involving, D-Day and Zombies. This hardcore horror thriller stars Jovan Adepo as the main character, Boyce, a rookie African American private serving as a paratrooper for the United States. Their mission ...

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu/Eevee Review

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu/Eevee Review

Luke McQueen, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

“Hello there! And welcome to the world of Pokémon.” These were the first words said by Professor Oak, the introductory character, when players booted up the original Pokémon games in 1996. Pokémon Red, Blue, and Green versions originally released twenty-two years ago, and to celebrate the series ...

Freddie Mercury is Out of This World – “Bohemian Rhapsody Review”

Freddie Mercury is Out of This World – “Bohemian Rhapsody Review”

Tyler Borglin, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

On September 5, 1946, Freddie Mercury was born and the music world changed forever. Mercury was one of the most influential artists throughout the 70s and 80s, and beyond. He inspired greats like David Bowie, Michael Jackson, and the Rolling Stones. The movie Bohemian Rhapsody beautifully tells ...

The Rhythmic Reveries of Gus Dapperton and Beshken

The Rhythmic Reveries of Gus Dapperton and Beshken

Ant Bruley, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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Artists including Travis Scott, Odd Future, Brock Hampton, and David Bowie all fall under one odd genre; new wave. In the menagerie of the new wave spectrum, two artists stand out significantly, Gus Dapperton and Beshken. Recently, on October 27, the two artists collaborated and came together at El Club for Dappe...

“Halloween” Movie Review: Is There a Boogie Man on Halloween?

“Halloween” Movie Review: Is There a Boogie Man on Halloween?

Sophi Noll, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

Looking for a movie to make Halloween night a little more interesting? Wondering if there is a boogie man on Halloween night? “Halloween” is a horror film starring a serial killer named Michael Myers, who returns on Halloween night. This American Horror film is the eleventh in the series and ...

Super Mario Party Review

Super Mario Party Review

Luke McQueen, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

What's better than a normal party? A Mario Party! The hit franchise created in 1998 is back in full force with a new iteration called, Super Mario Party. Does it hold up to the achievements of its predecessors, or does it fall flat? Super Mario Party was released on the Nintendo Switch on October 5 and was branded as a soft reboot of the series. Being ...

Going, Going, Gone…

Going, Going, Gone…

David Flowney, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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On October 5, The Sotheby Auction House’s Art Auction in London, England had multiple art pieces that were sold, but had one that stole the show. The painting named, “Girl With Balloon” was auctioned off for 1.4 million dollars. The artist, Banksy, is an anonymous English based street arti...

Fun In the Fall

Fun In the Fall

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Still stuck in the summer blues? Cheer up, because although fall signifies cold weather, there are lots of enjoyable activities to do. Here are five exciting ways to go out and make the most of the fall season. Blake’s Haunted Hayride: This spooky attraction starts at dusk, and stops halfway through for cider and donuts. It is approximatel...

Highlander’s Most Wanted: Smash Bros Newcomers

Highlander’s Most Wanted: Smash Bros Newcomers

Luke McQueen, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

What newcomers for “Super Smash Bros Ultimate” will the students at Rochester Adams High School want the most? On March 8, video game development company Nintendo released one of their notorious “Nintendo Directs” in which the company showed off all of their upcoming games releasing in the next few...

10 Netflix Chillers

10 Netflix Chillers

Ant Bruley, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Netflix is a increasingly popular app and website that meets the needs of many horror fanatics. On October 1st, Netflix released a long list of films and TV shows titled “Netflix and Chills”. To honor the Halloween spirit Netflix so eagerly displays, here is a list of ten of the best films from t...

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