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The Rhythmic Reveries of Gus Dapperton and Beshken

The Rhythmic Reveries of Gus Dapperton and Beshken

Ant Bruley, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

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


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

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...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Takes on Hollywood

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Takes on Hollywood

Kristen D'Souza, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

Warner Bros’ ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is smashing stereotypes. One full month after the August 15th release of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, I attended a showing so packed that we snagged the very last seats--the seats in the front that make your neck hurt from craning upwards. It is a testament to th...

The Nun Review: Demonic or Corny?

The Nun Review: Demonic or Corny?

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Looking for a movie that makes it hard to go to bed at night? The Nun, the fifth movie in the conjuring series, certainly will make it easier, if anything. This highly anticipated movie depicts the story of Valak, a demonic nun first featured in The Conjuring 2. The film takes place in an abbey in 1952...

13 Going on 31 Days of Halloween

13 Going on 31 Days of Halloween

Elise Delikat, Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Halloween is the most wonderful time of the year. It is the holiday that kicks off the fall season with candy, costumes, and most importantly creepy movies. Every year, the TV network Freeform, previously known as ABC Family, hosts a Halloween special called “13 Days of Halloween.” The special contains the unlucky number ...

Roseanne Meets Racism

Roseanne Meets Racism

Jane Fisher, Staff Writer

June 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Television star Roseanne Barr caused the cancellation of her own self titled show, due to a stream of racist tweets about politician Valerie Jarrett. “Roseanne” the show was renewed after years of being off air, however the show's first season back will also be its last. On May 29th Roseanne B...

A Student’s Perspective of “This Is America”

A Student’s Perspective of “This Is America”

Maddy Fleury, Editor

June 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

It is not hard to come by an individual who has extensive knowledge on at least one of the hundreds of mass shootings and other violent attacks which have occurred in the United States over the past decade. Millions of lives have been lost at the hands of careless individuals, and even more lives have been l...

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