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A new look at Mozart’s “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”

A new look at Mozart’s “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”

Luke Pascarelli, Reporter

January 15, 2019


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We all know that Mozart wrote “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”, but did you know that it was actually a 13-movement sonata? Oh, you didn’t? Well then you’re uncultured scum who feeds off of the defecation of artistic expression and historic significance. But do not fret! Very truly I tell you, the...

LSO Review: 2018’s Top Ten Songs

LSO Review: 2018’s Top Ten Songs

Anna Drabik, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 13, 2018


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2018 is finally coming to an end, and all I can think is, Thank goodness. This year really tested my patience, between schoolwork and the music that topped the charts and simultaneously tortured my ears. However, not everything was bad, and that is what I would like to discuss today in my top ten song...

Little Mix celebrates feminism and body positivity on LM5

Little Mix celebrates feminism and body positivity on LM5

Anna Drabik, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 27, 2018


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In the 2011 season of The X Factor UK, the women of Little Mix originally auditioned as solo artists. By the finale, however, the group was united as a girl group, while their chemistry earned them the win. After struggles with their record label and personal relationships, Little Mix was forced to gr...

Ariana Grande encourages love and gratitude on “thank u, next”

Ariana Grande encourages love and gratitude on “thank u, next”

Anna Drabik, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 19, 2018


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It was only six months ago that contemporary, R&B, and pop artist Ariana Grande broke up with long-term boyfriend, Mac Miller, and was quickly swept off her feet by Saturday Night Live (SNL) star, Pete Davidson. The whirlwind engagement between Davidson and Grande did not last, with their split in Oc...

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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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...

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