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Carrie Underwood performs for her Cry Pretty tour in Denver, CO at the Pepsi center in 2019.

Denim & Rhinestones tour

Mya Zoccoli, Staff Writer April 12, 2023

From Oct. 15, 2022 to March 17, country music star Carrie Underwood performed 43 concerts across the U.S. along with opener Jimmie Allen for her Denim & Rhinestones tour. It was her first tour since...

Taylor Swift performs “Enchanted,” the only song from her fourth era of the night, “Speak Now.”

Taylor Swift goes on tour

Kaashni Bains, Staff Writer April 12, 2023

Taylor Swift is back on tour after not performing for five years. Her tour is called “The Eras Tour,” and it began on March 17  in Glendale, Arizona.  For her opening show, she performed 44 songs...

Greta Van Fleet, liberated in color during the fan favorite track “Light My Love.”

The beginning of a new age

Brianna Nusom, Arts and Entertainment Editor April 2, 2023

Greta Van Fleet (GVF) is a Michigan-native rock band consisting of three brothers and their long-time friend: vocalist Josh, guitarist Jake, bassist and keyboardist Sam Kiszka, and drummer Daniel Wagner....

The last song on the roster is “If This Was a Movie.” The song was originally released on “Speak Now (Deluxe),” but has now been rebranded to “Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” seemingly without explanation.

Taylor Swift releases four new songs ahead of US tour

Sasha Hulsey, Staff Writer April 2, 2023

On Thursday, March 16, Taylor Swift revealed four “Taylor’s Version” singles that would be released ahead of her upcoming tour, sending fans into a frenzy. Taylor Swift’s newest album “Midnights”...

Image from “The Last Of Us” game with Joel and Ellie.

HBO’s “The Last Of Us” review EP 1-3

Chris Restivo, Staff Writer April 2, 2023

HBO’s new hit series “The Last Of Us” placed lots of faith on the source material's writing. The TV adaptation doesn't veer far from the script set by the video game. HBO’s take on the video...

The album art of The Voidz’ second studio record.

Five years of “Virtue” and excellence

Brianna Nusom, Arts and Entertainment Editor March 30, 2023

Established in 2013, The Voidz is a six-piece alternative and indie rock group composed of guitarist Amir Yaghmai, drummer Alex Carapetis, bassist Jacob Bercovici, keyboardist Jeff Kite, guitarist Jeramy...

Photo of Art the Clown towering over Sienna with one of his favorite murder weapons.

Articles for Horror: “Terrifier 2”

Autumn Castle, Staff Writer March 20, 2023

Who was Art the Clown? Art the Clown was the main antagonist of the 2013 horror film “All Hallows' Eve,” and its 2016 movie “Terrifier.” He was an extremely sadistic and demonic killer clown mime...

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

Music of the Month: February

Brianna Nusom and Cali Rowe March 20, 2023

In honor of the month of all things love, we decided to write about a few of our favorite endearing tracks that depict many forms of love. We hope you enjoy this month’s edition of “Music of the Month!”       Cali’s...

Norman Bates doing his classic 4th wall-breaking stare.

Articles for Horror: Psycho

Autumn Castle, Staff Writer March 16, 2023

This article contains spoilers! Who was Norman Bates? Bates suffered from emotional abuse as a child from his mother, Norma, who preached to him that sex was evil and that women were bad for him. They...

Leprechaun searching for his lost gold, with his slogan of “Your luck just ran out.”.

Articles for Horror: “Leprechaun”

Autumn Castle, Staff Writer March 16, 2023

This article contains spoilers! Who was Leprechaun? Lubdan, who was also known as the Leprechaun, was the main antagonist of the comedy-horror movie “Leprechaun.” He was a Leprechaun who killed anyone...

Cover of “These Silent Woods” by Kimi Cunningham Grant, including a scenic view of an expanse of dark woods surrounding an isolated red house.

“These Silent Woods” by Kimi Cunningham Grant

Lily Harrison, News Editor March 8, 2023

I have always had a soft spot for thrillers that have an air of mystery as well. When I found “These Silent Woods," I had high expectations – and by the end of the book, every single one of them had...

Cover depicting an illustration of main character Circe, Witch of Aiaia, daughter of Sun Titan Helios.

“Circe” by Madeline Miller

Lily Harrison, News Editor March 8, 2023

Growing up, I always had a soft spot for “Percy Jackson” and the very well-known Greek Mythology that is widely spread, originating thousands of years ago. With this, when this book was recommended...

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