The Surreal Sounds of Hollywood

Grace Oveson, Front Editor October 18, 2018

   The production of sounds in movies are typically made with different items than what is shown on screen. This process is called foley. Foley is the use of sound effects reproduced by everyday items...

See You on the Flip Side

Brian Fallon of the Gaslight Anthem at the El Rey on 4/6/18.
Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor June 7, 2018
"You know, people get married, people get divorced, people die, people don't die, people get all kinds of problems, they lose jobs but still, we keep the records going at night. And, you know, 33 rpm: life's not so bad at that speed." - Brian Fallon

Line Up For Emily’s Really Good Art

Line Up For Emily’s Really Good Art
Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer May 28, 2018

   Alongside the bands Double Dragg, Chump Change, The Brix, Sidewalk Chumps, and a faculty band set to perform at El Mo Jam on May 18, artists including junior, Emily Garcia are vending their crafts. ...

Stagecoach 2018

Abby Capra, Staff Writer May 9, 2018

   This year, I had the opportunity to go to the country music festival Stagecoach, and I took the once-in-a-lifetime experience and made the best of it.   We arrived on Thursday to get our...

“Do You Have to Let it Linger?”

Scarlett Adams, Staff Writer January 23, 2018

Lead singer of “The Cranberries”, Dolores O’Riordan, died on Monday, January 15th 2018 Frontman of Irish rock band The Cranberries, Dolores O’Riordan, died at age 46 in London, England. Her...

“South Side One Direction?”

Mia Gutierrez, Staff Writer January 20, 2018

       The 14-member boyband,  BROCKHAMPTON,  is made up of rappers, song writers  and visual artists. Founded in Texas by Clifford Ian Simpson, or better known as Kevin Abstract,...

Portugal. The Man

Portugal. The Man
Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer December 20, 2017

Portland based band, "Portugal. The Man" released their latest album “Woodstock” on June 16, 2017. For their 2011 and 2013 albums, the band largely relied on an atmospheric, indie rock genre, to comfort...

Hip-Hop Bop Picasso Baby

Hip-Hop Bop Picasso Baby
Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer December 20, 2017

“Uh, I just want a Picasso in my casa,” the beginning of the second song on “Magna Carta… Holy Grail,” begins the story for one of the most artistically influenced songs hip-hop/rap has come...

Marteen is heating up with his new single, “Sriracha”

Marteen promoting his new single
Jenny Hamburg, Ads and Distribution Editor/ Photographer October 17, 2017

     Marteen Estevez is a 16 year-old from the Bay Area.  Music has been a major part of his life from a young age. Born to a Colombian dad and American mom, his parents always encouraged him to pursue...

Epic Proportions Tour 2017

(left) Louder Than Words performing in their hometwon of Las Vegas, Nevada. (right) Gabe Kubanda smiles in his professional headshot.
Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor October 9, 2017

The Epic Proportions Tour consisting of Gabe Kubanda and Louder Than Words, are performing at high schools, college campuses, and military bases across the U.S. for three months this fall. The tour organized...

First Stop Spotify, Next Stop: The World

First Stop Spotify, Next Stop: The World
Scarlet Edwards, Editor-in-Chief October 9, 2017

  Just this August, senior Alan Sanchez has released his band’s first album, “America De Los Gentiles” on Spotify. Lux Vestra is a large musical group that has been in the works for the past ten...

Into the Great Wide Opening

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers circa 1977.
Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor October 5, 2017

   On October 2, 2017, American musician Tom Petty, 66, suffered cardiac arrest at his Malibu home and was transferred to UCLA Santa Monica Hospital where he was put on life support. Petty was declared...

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