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I Tried … Coachella

I Tried … Coachella

By Michael Muth, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was almost too good to be true.

Snapchat Creeps Toward Its Death

Snapchat Creeps Toward Its Death

By Marisa Lopez, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018


Filed under Features

Ever since the new update, Snapchat's popularity has been declining.

Efraín Rozas Uses Music to Explore Humanity

Efraín Rozas Uses Music to Explore Humanity

By Michael Muth, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Efraín Rozas breaks down the conventional classroom environment in his class, "The Art of Listening," using methods honed through his unique musical endeavors.

Power Shifts in the Music Industry

Power Shifts in the Music Industry

By Satish Reginald, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

The internet has allowed independent musicians to flourish like never before, but are musicians still bound to working with major labels to achieve large scale success?

The Blonds S/S 2018

The Blonds S/S 2018

By Kamila Daurenova, Deputy Photo Editor

September 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The Spring/Summer 2018 collection from New York locals The Blonds – that's Phillipe at David Blond – brought an explosion of color and energy to Skylight Clarkson Square that carried from the runway to the devoted followers of the duo seated in the venue. First encouraged to produce a line by Patrici...

Naeem Khan S/S 2018

Naeem Khan S/S 2018

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Copy Chief

September 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Dressing the likes of Beyoncé, Katy Perry and former First Lady Michelle Obama, Naeem Khan’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection is fit to dress a queen. The 40 piece assembly of mostly dresses and gowns was inspired by the Russian ballet. The show opened with orchestral music from Russian composer Tchaikov...

Romeo Hunte S/S 2018

Romeo Hunte S/S 2018

By Clarissa Davis, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

As a designer who dresses celebrities of the likes of Beyoncé and Zendaya, there were high expectations of Romeo Hunte’s Spring/Sumer 2018 presentation. The show’s seafaring industrial location at New York’s Intrepid Museum was a stroke of genius due to it’s parallel to the collection’s vint...

The Paradigm Shifts of Album Artwork

The Paradigm Shifts of Album Artwork

By Satish Reginald, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

The shift from physical music to digital streaming has changed more than just whether our laptops have disk drives — album artwork has radically shifted from providing information to being a space for actual artwork.

You Can’t Kill Music Videos

You Can’t Kill Music Videos

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Calling music videos dead while projects like Beyonce's "Lemonade" and Taylor Bennett's "Broad Shoulders" is like saying that there are no more trees — it will take a lot more than a few hard years to knock down the art form.

The Pressure of Comparison Makes Us Weaker

The Pressure of Comparison Makes Us Weaker

By Christopher Collado, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Opinion

We are all unique and there is no single definition of success or happiness, so why should we compare ourselves to others?

‘Lemonade’-Inspiring ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Be Re-Released

‘Lemonade’-Inspiring ‘Daughters of the Dust’ To Be Re-Released

By Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

One of the films that served as Beyoncé's inspiration for her visual album "Lemonade" is about to be re-released.

Michael Costello S/S 2017

Michael Costello S/S 2017

By Ben Blaustein, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

LA based designer Michael Costello debuted a botanically themed spring/summer 2017 collection of bold new styles, colors, and fabrics. His confident and simmering original scarlet print was by far the highlight of the runway worn as a sleek strapless gown, a sexy one-piece pantsuit with flowing b...

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