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Offset Releases “Father of 4” Album

Offset Releases “Father of 4” Album

Kayla Mutchler, Contributing Writer

March 13, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Offset, of Migos, is back and with a different sound. He takes a break from his usual lyrics of money, fame, and jewelry, and describes family, relationships, and overcoming addiction on his new album, “Father of 4.” The album released on Feb. 22, peaking at number four in its first week on the B...

Playlist of the Week: Best Original Song

Playlist of the Week: Best Original Song

Angela Tricarico, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

In honor of the 91st Academy Awards, which took place on Sunday, Feb. 24, these are some of the current and past winners of Best Original Song. Shallow - Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper This track, from the most recent “A Star Is Born” remake, was the favorite to take home the prize this yea...

Playlist of the Week: 2019 Grammy Winners

Playlist of the Week: 2019 Grammy Winners

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Celebrate music’s biggest night with the winners of the 2019 Grammy Awards. Shallow – Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper Taking home the first award of the night, Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper win Best Pop Duo for their song in the Oscar-nominated film A Star Is Born. This Is America – Childish Gambino Gambino took home t...

Walk the Moon Concert Review

Walk the Moon Concert Review

Amanda Arango, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

On Feb. 2, 2019, Walk the Moon performed at the College Street Music Hall in New Haven. Bear Hands, an American post-punk and indie rock band, opened the concert. All the bands are from the New Haven area. Since it dropped in 2014, Walk the Moon’s hit song “Shut Up and Dance,”  went three...

Playlist of the Week: Galentine’s Day

Playlist of the Week: Galentine’s Day

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Grab your best girlfriends and celebrate Galentine’s Day with this playlist of awesome ladies. Light On - Maggie Rogers This track shows that Maggie Rogers knows the importance of staying true to herself and her sound. Honey - Kehlani Kehlani is a great pop star who shines best unplugged. “Hon...

Playlist of the Week: New Year, New Me

Playlist of the Week: New Year, New Me

Nicole Manall, Opinion Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Keep working on those New Year’s resolutions with this workout playlist! Sicko Mode - Travis Scott feat. Drake – If ‘Astroworld’ is Travis Scott’s theme park, then Sicko Mode is the main attraction. The three songs in one can make anyone want to get up and go for a run. Mo Bamba -...

Eilish Announces New Album Release Date

Eilish Announces New Album Release Date

AJ Greene, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

At the age of 17, Billie Eilish has accomplished quite a bit for herself. In only three years, she has become one of the most unique pop stars of our current era.  Bursting onto the scene with the single “Ocean Eyes” back in Nov. 2015, which has since has gone platinum (along with her Khalid collabor...

Playlist of the Week: Songs Turning Ten

Playlist of the Week: Songs Turning Ten

Anna Downs, Entertainment Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

It’s  the new year! Time to take a look back at all of the songs we jammed out to in middle school and think, “Wow, I’m really that old.” I Gotta Feeling - The Black Eyed Peas - This song soon became one of the biggest of 2009 and is still played today. Fireflies - Owl City - “Firefli...

A$AP Rocky brings Injured Generation Tour to CT

A$AP Rocky brings Injured Generation Tour to CT

Anna Downs, Entertainment Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Music

A$AP Rocky brings a new side out at the Mohegan Sun stage through his solo Injured Generation Tour. Rocky performed a set list of music from all eras of his discography on the Jan. 18 show. He opened the show with the song “A$AP Forever” a single off his latest album “TESTING”. Rocky hit the ...

The 1975 Delivers “A Brief Inquiry” to Fans

The 1975 Delivers “A Brief Inquiry” to Fans

Zenobia Johnson, Contributing Writer

December 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Never a band to shy away from the truth in its rawest form, The 1975 released their third album “A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships.” Critics are already calling it the band’s best album to date. “On this stunning album, The 1975 take on that overwhelming anxiety with nerve and aplomb, ...

6ix9ine Faces Jail Time

6ix9ine Faces Jail Time

Tiara Starks, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Daniel Hernandez, infamously known as 6ix9ine, sometimes stylized as Tekashi6ix9, has been in the headlines for federal charges against him. The rapper just pleaded not guilty to racketeering and firearm charges. The artist is expected to remain in custody until his pre-trial conference on Jan. 2...

Playlist of The Week :Night Time Music

Playlist of The Week :Night Time Music

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

  Nighttime playlist – With the days getting shorter and the nights getting longer, everyone needs a couple of sad songs to help them get through the dimmer days.   Lovely - Billie Eilish  & Khalid – Though their styles may seem to clash, Eilish and Khalid know how to ...

Lorde Sees Ghosts of Sets Past

Lorde Sees Ghosts of Sets Past

Anna Downs, Entertainment Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival is a two-day music festival curated by Tyler the Creator and held at Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles. The headliner for Nov. 11, the second day of the festival, was Kids See Ghosts, a duo of Kanye West and Kid Cudi. Kids See Ghosts, also known as KSG, brought a large following ...

“Come Over When Your Sober Pt. 2,” is a chilling prophecy.

“Come Over When Your Sober Pt. 2,” is a chilling prophecy.

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

“Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2”  is a biographical view on the end of artist Lil Peep’s life. Sadly, a man who was poised to be a breakout upcoming artist died by of fentanyl and xanax overdose. Lil Peep’s first album “Come Over When You’re Sober Pt.1” peaked at 38 on the Billboard 200 ...

Playlist of the Week: Music From the Movies

Playlist of the Week: Music From the Movies

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music

  Music from Movies - Grab your popcorn and sneak some snacks in your purse before listening to this playlist featuring music from your favorite movies. Big Shot - Kendrick Lamar (feat. Travis Scott), Movie: “Black Panther” - Kendrick Lamar, who produced the whole album for the movie Black P...

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