The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

Chris Evans at 2013’s San Diego Comic Con for his role as Captain America.

Chris Evans is People magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive”

Enerel Buyanzul, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

On the morning of Nov. 7, People announced that Chris Evans would be on this year's “Sexiest Man Alive” cover shoot. This yearly cover shoot has been a tradition since Mel Gibson first held the title...

Louis Tomlinson performing for an energetic crowd during his world tour in 2022.

“Faith in the Future (Deluxe)”

Zoey Bowers, Features Editor November 30, 2022

On Nov. 11, former One Direction member-turned-solo English artist Louis Tomlinson excitedly released his second studio album. On the same release date, a deluxe version was also put out.  “This...

Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys is seen performing live. Taylor Swift is seen walking on the red carpet and greeting someone.

The Car vs. Midnights

Rachel Belk, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

Two artists released an album on the same day. There are immediate comparisons to be made.  On Aug. 24, the Arctic Monkeys announced their seventh studio album, “The Car,” would be released on...

Taylor Swift at her Speak Now Tour in Sydney, Australia.

Taylor Swift “Eras Tour”

Enerel Buyanzul, Staff Writer November 30, 2022

On the morning of Nov. 1,  Taylor Swift went on Good Morning America to announce her long-awaited tour which will be called the “Eras Tour.”  Considering the fact that she hasn’t been on tour...

Garage Sessions EP by Slushkidd and Munchie.

Oakmont rapper’s music blows up

Trent Thompson, Arts and Entertainment Editor November 17, 2022

Oakmont’s own rapper, Tyler Eisenbarth, also known as Slushkidd, is known for his music. He got his name from his Xbox gamertag “SlushyMantis716.” “I get my style from Baby Keem, JID, The Kid...

Cali and Brianna compile a list of their top songs each month and go in depth with them.

Music of the Month: October

Brianna Nusom and Cali Rowe November 14, 2022

Happy October! In lieu of spooky season, we decided to write about some of our favorite tunes that are very Halloween-esque, instead of our typical model. We hope you enjoy it! Happy Halloween!   Cali’s...

Arctic Monkeys Live in Palladium Koln.

“The Car” Review

Colby Nunn, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

What is “The Car''? On Oct. 21, the band Arctic Monkeys released their seventh studio album, “The Car.” Many have been waiting for almost four years for the highly-anticipated project!  This...

Vic Fuentes, lead singer of Pierce The Veil band. He and his band had fun performing while the audience had fun being there.

When We Were Young rock/emo music festival CANCELED!

Alanah Rodrigues, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

Day one of the When We Were Young festival in Las Vegas was canceled due to extreme weather concerns. Originally, it was stated that festival organizers improved their wind blockers. It was completely...

Arctic Monkeys performing on March 28, 2010 at Shepherds Bush Empire.

Arctic Monkeys’ new album “The Car”

Colby Nunn, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

Who are the Arctic Monkeys? Arctic Monkeys are a band consisting of four members, Alex Turner, who is the lead vocalist and guitarist, Jamie Cook, who also plays guitar and keyboards, Nick O’Malley...

Taylor Swift at the 2019 AMA’s, the night she won the “Artist of the Decade” title.

“Midnights”

Enerel Buyanzul, Staff Writer November 9, 2022

Taylor Swift’s 10th and newest studio album, “Midnights,” was released on Oct. 21.  The album was reminiscent of most of her old albums such as “1989,” “Lover,” “Reputation,” and “Folklore,”...

Lofi hip hop cyberpunk theme, similar to the backgrounds used by many YouTube lofi channels.

The rise of lofi hip hop

Liam McDonald, Staff Writer November 8, 2022

Lofi hip hop is a type of music that has grown over time for a variety of reasons. Lofi hip hop started in the 2000s, but did not start getting popular until 2010 from YouTube. YouTubers like Lo-fi...

Frank the robot holding the lifeless bodies of Queen members on their sixth studio album cover.

45 years of “News of the World”

Brianna Nusom, Arts and Entertainment October 31, 2022

On Oct. 26, 1977, iconic English rock band Queen released their sixth studio album consisting of rock ballads, anthems, soft jazz, and foreign country influences. Following the successful launch of...

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