Music makes the movie

By Lindsay Wigo Editorials Editor I love to watch movies. Whether they are animated, suspense, comedy or drama, it doesn’t take much convincing from someone to get me to watch a movie. I recently watched the movie “Happy Death Day,” which has similarity to “Groundhog Day,” where a girl relives the same day over and over again. I tend to pass on the thriller and horror … [Read more...]

Ed Sheeran brings in 2017 with recordbreaking music

By Kimmie Semiday A&E Editor After a year hiatus, singer songwriter Ed Sheeran returns with third album “Divide.” The 25-year-old took a break from social media last December in order to travel the world and see everything that he has missed after five years touring for his sophomore album “Multiply.” While it was originally unclear as to whether Sheeran would … [Read more...]

Rock Out Under the Sun with These Hot Summer Songs

By Kellie Dietrich Features Editor You’re driving in your car with the windows down and Taylor Swift’s “Blank Space” comes on… so overplayed. You arrive at your local ice cream shop and it’s none other than Swift’s “Bad Blood” playing through the speakers. Although it may seem like Swift is dominating the airwaves everywhere you go, do not fear -- new music for your … [Read more...]

Today’s “Mandatory Fun” Assignment: A Crash Course in Weird Al

By Adam Zielonka In the YouTube age, everyone has some delusions of being a comedian, but few are actually funny. Parody, specifically, has become hugely popular thanks in part to the video-sharing website. (Don’t lie to me and say you haven’t listened to a “Do You Want to Build a Snowman?” parody this year.) But before the Internet, 35 years ago, parody music began its … [Read more...]