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Before I Wake was a dream

Before I Wake was a dream

Kara Green, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Before I Wake is a movie released by Netflix in 2017. It follows the story of an eight-year-old named Cody who has an interesting ability. When he falls asleep, Cody's dreams and nightmares come to life. The movie begins with two foster parents, Mark and Jessie who recently lost a child. Looking for...

Funeral

Funeral

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Song of the Week

Since his debut in Arizona on Rich Brian's Amen, I've anxiously waited for his first solo work. Luckily, the wait wasn't long, as his first single, Funeral, was dropped on February 7th, just 5 days after Amen's release. The new R&B/Soul artist steps into the music scene with a very simple...

Let You Down

Let You Down

Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Song of the Week

Songs that are about regret, holding grudges, or being sorry always run the risk of being repetitive and unappealing. This is because even if you can relate to the problem presented in the song, most people do not want to feel negative emotions for an extended amount of time if they can help it. So,...

Three cheers for Rich Brian’s “Amen”

Three cheers for Rich Brian’s “Amen”

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It wasn't until this year when I started to gain more of a respect for rap music. I generally enjoyed the rhythms and ideas around the more meaningful songs, but Rich Brian, known as Rich Chigga when I first discovered him, expanded my enjoyment and respect for the genre. Amen is Brian's first release...

Church

Church

Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Song of the Week

There have been countless songs that have either strongly supported or grossly disrespected religion. Songs about religion can either be profound or really cliche, and rarely anything in-between. Depending on who you ask this can be the best or worst thing ever, but when done in a way that doesn't insult...

18

18

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under Song of the Week

18 features up and coming artists Kris Wu, Rich Brian (formerly known as Rich Chigga), Joji, and Trippie Redd, who all sing about their sudden rises of fame through their music, produced by Baauer, the artist who brought us the Harlem Shake. Kris Wu is a former member of EXO, a South Korean-Chinese boy grou...