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Pop artist Camila Cabello releases debut album, taking a step forward in her new beginning

Pop artist Camila Cabello releases debut album, taking a step forward in her new beginning

Anna Drabik, Reporter

January 16, 2018


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Camila Cabello has done it again— she has managed to shock me with her incredible songwriting skills, mastery of mixing styles, and her extraordinary voice. Cabello’s debut album Camila was released on January 12, 2018. The album was available for preorder on December 7, 2017, along with “Never Be The Same” a...

Pop artist Mali-Koa Hood releases her debut single, ending 2017 on a high note

Pop artist Mali-Koa Hood releases her debut single, ending 2017 on a high note

Anna Drabik, Reporter

January 12, 2018


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After years of anticipation, British pop singer Mali-Koa Hood has released her debut song, “Honest,” ending 2017 with a bang. Hood auditioned for The Voice Australia in 2012, however, I know her because of her brother, Calum Hood of pop-punk band 5 Seconds of Summer. Talent apparently runs in t...

Top 3 anime picks

Top 3 anime picks

Lily Lefevre, A&E Editor

January 9, 2018


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With the sheer amount of anime that is out there, it may be overwhelming for anime fans to find recommendations that can satisfy all viewers, no matter their personal tastes. Therefore, I have compiled a list of my top three favorites to put the spotlight on these must-watches. Hunter x Hunter (2011): Gen...

Pop-punk band Waterparks touches the hearts of fans in Boston

Pop-punk band Waterparks touches the hearts of fans in Boston

Anna Drabik, Reporter

January 8, 2018


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  After being obsessed with rising pop-punk band Waterparks for nearly a year; there wasn't anywhere else I would have preferred to spend my Wednesday night than at their concert. After leaving later than we planned and eating two gourmet Market Basket sandwiches for dinner in the car, my dad ...

The dos and don’ts of concert going, from an experienced concert go-er

The dos and don’ts of concert going, from an experienced concert go-er

Anna Drabik, Reporter

January 2, 2018


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Concerts are my happy place. There’s absolutely nowhere else I’d rather spend my night than in a venue for a concert, whether it’s at TD Garden or some small club that can only hold 200 people. So, in order for you to have the best experience at a concert, I’m here to help, as I’d now cal...

Expand your music library. Go beyond Billboard’s Top Ten songs for 2017

Expand your music library. Go beyond Billboard’s Top Ten songs for 2017

Anna Drabik, Reporter

December 22, 2017


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Question: Why is music getting worse with every passing year? Answer: Whatever’s on the radio is on the radio. However, there’s more out there than just listening to what’s topping the charts right now, and, in my opinion, the more diversity in music saved on my Spotify account, the better. ...

With Confidence dampens allegations with positive energy

With Confidence dampens allegations with positive energy

Anna Drabik, Reporter

December 6, 2017


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“Boston, thank you so much. We’re With Confidence. Knuckle Puck next,” said bassist and lead vocalist Jayden Seeley of pop-punk band With Confidence, unaware that this would be the last time he would ever say this with guitarist Luke Rockets in the band. With Confidence had just performed ...

‘Glory Days: The Platinum Edition’ brings tribulations to Little Mix

‘Glory Days: The Platinum Edition’ brings tribulations to Little Mix

Anna Drabik, Reporter

December 5, 2017


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With three new songs on Glory Days: The Platinum Edition, a documentary, and a sold-out UK arena tour, it could be said that girl band Little Mix is at the top of their game. Are they really, though? The first of their three new songs, “If I Get My Way”, is very anticlimactic. The vocals are cho...

‘Murder on the Orient Express’: Beautiful but disappointing

‘Murder on the Orient Express’: Beautiful but disappointing

Tim Gore, Reporter

December 4, 2017


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***ALERT! This article contains spoilers!*** Written by Agatha Christie, the Queen of Mystery, Murder on the Orient Express is one of the greatest technical achievements of all time. It tells the story of thirteen people stranded on the Stamboul-Calais coach along with the world’s greates...

Misterwives brings Connect the Dots tour to Boston

Misterwives brings Connect the Dots tour to Boston

Anna Drabik, Reporter

November 29, 2017


Filed under A & E, Showcase

I have never felt more at home than I did at the Misterwives concert. I have been a fan of Misterwives for two and a half years. In fact, are one of the my first favorite bands. After discovering them in the spring of 2015, I quickly became obsessed with their first album, Our Own House (OOH). ...

Broadway brings stories from the script to the stage

Broadway brings stories from the script to the stage

Jasmin Conde, Reporter

November 28, 2017


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Broadway takes you to a different world in New York City. It brings a variety of emotions to audiences, whether it’s a good laugh or a heartbroken cry, it rarely fails to touch the hearts of those who listen. When people think of musicals what may pop into mind would be Grease or High School Musi...

Kids Coop Theatre to present ‘The Music Man’

Kids Coop Theatre to present ‘The Music Man’

Tim Gore, Reporter

November 15, 2017


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  The Music Man tells the story of a traveling salesman named Harold Hill and his visit to the town of River City, Iowa. Harold Hill, a con man who tries to pass himself off as a band director, is confronted with a challenge as he faces opposition to his creation of a kids’ band. The music and the ...

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