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Little Mix looks to promote self-love on new promotional single

Little Mix looks to promote self-love on new promotional single

Anna Drabik, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Last Aug., a twenty-second long clip of Little Mix lip-synching to an unreleased track from their upcoming album was posted on social media. We now know they were singing “Joan of Arc,” released as a promotional single on Nov. 2, 2018. The previewed snippet was of the first chorus where Jesy Nelson...

Kids Coop Theatre presents the southern New Hampshire premiere of Newsies

Kids Coop Theatre presents the southern New Hampshire premiere of Newsies

Tim Gore, Magazine Chief

November 14, 2018


Filed under A & E, Gallery, Showcase

The smash-hit Broadway musical Newsies, adapted from the Disney film of the same name, is a vibrant show filled with upbeat music and energetic dancing. Six years after it opened on Broadway, Kids Coop Theatre will present its southern New Hampshire premiere. Newsies, based on a historical event, tells t...

“Uncommon Valor” gives the listener goosebumps

“Uncommon Valor” gives the listener goosebumps

Thomas Wolthers, Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Although the Vietnam War is oftentimes not touched upon in hip-hop, it is something R.A. the Rugged Man and Jedi Mind Tricks are not afraid of vividly describing. Throughout this four-minute track, numerous viewpoints are shown: such as the young man loving the war, the soldier crying to leave in thei...

Denzel is out for recognition with “Vengeance”

Denzel is out for recognition with “Vengeance”

Thomas Wolthers, Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Denzel Curry’s, “Vengeance” recent music video from his three-act album, TA13OO, brings the heat and attention to the track. Featuring fellow rappers ZillaKami and JPEGMAFIA, Curry creates a high intensity, angry track, which flows perfectly together despite the beat being quieter than Curry’s ...

“Woman Like Me”: Little Mix collaborates with Nicki Minaj on new single

“Woman Like Me”: Little Mix collaborates with Nicki Minaj on new single

Anna Drabik, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Though Little Mix said via Instagram that “Woman Like Me” is “all about celebrating incredible women in every shape and form,” was this collaboration as fabulous and celebratory as promised? The short answer; yes and no. On one hand, “Woman Like Me” features the worst production Little Mix has had s...

EARTHGANG: “Up” and floating in eccentric sound

EARTHGANG: “Up” and floating in eccentric sound

Thomas Wolthers, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Johnny Venus and Doctur Dot of EARTHGANG bring a happiness that can seep into the listener’s soul and heartfelt passion on their new track, “Up,” which was released Sept. 4, 2018. The lighthearted beat is sweet on the ears. A subtle hi-hat, occasional bass kick, and background vocals from Venu...

Flicks for wimps to watch

Flicks for wimps to watch

Jason Bonta, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

While scary movies are the standard for most people in October, some of the best Halloween movies aren’t gruesome horrors that will leave you with nightmares for months to come. Finding a good movie that doesn’t scare your brains out can be time-consuming, so I’ve done all the hard work for you ...

“151 Rum”: J.I.D addresses crucial issues in society on new track

“151 Rum”: J.I.D addresses crucial issues in society on new track

Thomas Wolthers, Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

J.I.D, a new rapper in the game, is making waves with his unique style on his new track “151 Rum.” A track from his upcoming second album, J.I.D showcases more skill with his flow and lyricism, delivering a hard-hitting beat, a flow anyone can get lost in, and storytelling that rivals rapper Joyner Lucas...

New music surprises fans with new vibes

New music surprises fans with new vibes

Thomas Fougere, Entertainment Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Oct. 19 was a big day for music. An anticipated album in “Nothin’ 2 Prove,” by Lil Yachty along with a surprising album in Juice Wrld and Future’s “WRLD on Drugs,” both dropped. To go with those two albums, “Sunflower,” came out boasting a pairing of Post Malone and Rae Sremmurd’s Swa...

Prism: Bringing the audience closer than ever before

Prism: Bringing the audience closer than ever before

Bella McCutcheon, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under A & E, NEWS, Showcase

Band Director Mr. Beaulieu never knows what he’s going to get during Prism auditions. Although he’s been conducting auditions for the school’s annual Prism Concert since 2004, Beaulieu said the talent that walks through his door changes every year. “This year we have an accordion player a...

New movie Venom doesn’t quite meet expectations

New movie Venom doesn’t quite meet expectations

Thomas Fougere, Broadcast Director

October 18, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

The movie Venom didn’t quite live up to its expectations, but still was enjoyable for comic book fans. Movie reviewers were quick to rip it apart, and it started off with a solid 23% bomb on Rotten Tomatoes. A group of four aliens known as the symbiotes are brought to Earth by Carlton Drake and his s...

“Without Me”: Halsey gets personal on new single

“Without Me”: Halsey gets personal on new single

Anna Drabik, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Released October 4, 2018, Halsey offers listeners “her insides” on new track, “Without Me.” Her first solo effort since June of 2017, “Without Me” is a blend of thumping percussion, subtle electric guitar, and sorrowful piano that combine to create a dreamy, head-bopping background to Hals...

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