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Band Profile: Yay High

Hope Bobbitt, Print-Editor-in-Chief, Features Editor
October 13, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

At the Kilt, the Arts and Entertainment section is always on the lookout for local musicians to promote. So, when we found out that the Adams based indie-rock group Yay High released Sour Milk, a 5-track EP, we had to listen. Check out the review, but first, take a closer look at the band. ...

Sour Milk is Anything But

Sour Milk is Anything But

Hope Bobbitt, Print Editor-in-Chief, Features Editor
October 9, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

At the Kilt, the Arts and Entertainment section is always on the lookout for local musicians to promote. So, when we found out that the Adams based indie-rock group Yay High released Sour Milk, a 5-track EP, we had to listen. The record has a really laid back, garage-pop sort of vibe that creates what we’ll ...

Twenty One Pilots’ “Blurryface”: Two Albums in One?

Twenty One Pilots’ “Blurryface”: Two Albums in One?

Hope Bobbitt, Arts & Entertainment Editor
June 2, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

If there are words to express the emotional rollercoaster that is Twenty One Pilots’ latest album, Blurryface, they surely do not exist in the English language.   One minute everything’s all sunshine and rainbows, upbeat melodies and ukulele charms- then, BAM! Suddenly the listener is blin...

Rochester Adams Kilt Cast Episode 2

March 31, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Here's What to Expect:   General News Discussion: -March Madness -The Addams Family Musical -Charity Week -NFL free agency   Feature Discussion: -Madonna’s Statements About Rochester -How we feel the community is here -Good and the Bad of Rochester Complaint...

Made In Detroit

Made In Detroit

Bridget Lockman, Staff Writer
March 17, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every year, Adams students participating in language classes celebrate Foreign Language Week- five days filled with projects, presentations, charitable donations, and cultural traditions. The purpose of this year’s theme,“The World In Detroit,”  was to celebrate and promote the variety of cu...

Rochester Adams Kilt Cast Episode: 1

February 25, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In this episode, we discuss the general happenings of Rochester Adams school life.  Its a little rough around the edges but hey, it's our first try... This Week's Segments: Article Discussion: Feature Discussion: -Valentines Day Complaint Corner:...

Super Smash Brothers for Wii U is Smashing

Super Smash Brothers for Wii U is Smashing

Robert Bobbit, Staff Writer
February 10, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Nintendo released the latest installment of its popular fighting game, Super Smash Brothers for Wii U in late November. The series, conceived by developer Masahiro Sakurai in 1999, has gathered immense popularity due to its accessibility, content, and competitive community. On the surface, it may look...

Would You Fight For My Vinyl?

Would You Fight For My Vinyl?

Bridget Lockman, Staff Writer
February 6, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Dust off those old records and find those scrunchies: the ‘80s are back, starting with the increase of vinyl. 2014 was a big year for vinyl with 7.9 million records sold and an increased fascination with vintage artifacts leaving hipsters across the globe scrambling to find vintage vinyl. Stores...

Four Stars for FOUR

Four Stars for FOUR

Shelby Smith, Staff Writer
December 2, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

One Direction took the world, or rather teenage girls, by storm when they debuted on the British TV series The X Factor in 2010. After winning third place on the show, the group became famous worldwide and has released four studio albums since. Their newest album, FOUR, was released on November 17, ...

CW’s Flash Starts With a Bang

CW’s Flash Starts With a Bang

Robert Bobbitt, Staff Writer
December 2, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Derived from the success of the show “Arrow,” CW Network recently released a re-imagining of the classic DC superhero “The Flash” with a new show this October.  The show follows the story of an awkward forensic scientist named Barry Allen ( Grant Gustin of Glee fame), gifted with superhuman speed ...

Lots of Love for Love Fest

Lots of Love for Love Fest

Hope Bobbitt, Arts and Entertainment Editor
December 2, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With auditions complete and the cast list posted, Adams ITS is ready to start rehearsing The Penny Dreadfuls for Love Fest. Love Fest, taking place January 30 and 31, is an annual theater festival held at Garber High School in Bay City, bringing several Michigan-based high school groups together for a da...

Taylor Swift’s 1989 “Shakes Off” the Haters

Taylor Swift’s 1989 “Shakes Off” the Haters

Ashley Tjhung, Editor
December 1, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

A far cry from the ex-country star’s self-titled debut Taylor Swift, 1989 is a fun 80s-pop inspired album. While not perfect, 1989 is a solid record and a bright beginning to Swift’s pop career. Claiming the first platinum album of 2014, Taylor Swift is back again with 1989. While sticking with the th...

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