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Into the Great Wide Opening

Into the Great Wide Opening

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 dead at 8:40 p.m. the same day.   The musician, born in Gainesville, Florida found a safe hav...

Pack Yourself a Toothbrush Dear

Pack Yourself a Toothbrush Dear

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts

May 12, 2016

The Lumineers, a  folk rock band, recently released their album Cleopatra in the United States this April after a three-year long hiatus. Their new album remains resonant, emotional, and fresh throughout its entirety. It is genuine to its core. The first song on the album, titled "Sleep on the Floo...

Royal Blood Rises

Royal Blood Rises

Christina Davenport, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015

Royal Blood is an English rock duo consisting of singer/bass guitarist Mike Kerr and drummer Ben Thatcher. The band formed in 2013 in Brighton, UK and has a general blues rock, hard rock and garage rock sound. Royal Blood's first album was deemed the fastest-selling rock debut album in three years in...

Encounter This New Sound

Megan Cox, Front Editor

April 15, 2015

   Four El Modena students have come together to create Encounter, a funky band with its own unique alternative rock sound and lots of character. Seniors Evan Beach, Paul Michaelis, and Chase Pike joined junior Michael Hill in early December of 2014 to create Michael and the Droids, which was eventua...

Climbing Their Way to the Top, Literally

Climbing Their Way to the Top, Literally

Loretta Cardenas, Staff Writer

January 14, 2015

Two days after Christmas and most people are still recovering from their holiday gluttony. This is usually the case except for two exceptional men, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson. These two men managed to climb Yosemite’s El Capitan in just nineteen days (the climb starting on December 27, 2014). These...

Alternative Rock Spring Playlist

Alternative Rock Spring Playlist

Michael Hill, Staff Writer

January 12, 2015

1. "Aftershave Ocean"- The Vaccines 2. "Modern Man"- Arcade Fire 3. "A Certain Romance"- Arctic Monkeys 4. "Howlin' For You"- The Black Keys 5. "Bad Guys"- Bleeding Knees Club 6. "Unzip Your Harrington"- Drowners 7. "Max Can't Surf"- FIDLAR 8. "Graveyard's Full"- The Growlers 9....

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