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Taylor Swift Breaks Political Silence

Taylor Swift Breaks Political Silence

Karina Krul, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Taylor Swift has been in the spotlight for more than 12 years now, but she has never spoken publicly about her political beliefs. She has, however, spoken about sexual assault. In 2017, she was on the cover of Time Magazine for being a silence breaker because of a sexual assault court case. In 2013, she was groped by DJ David Mueller, who grabbed the singer’s bu...

Taylor Swift Has a New “Reputation”

Taylor Swift Has a New “Reputation”

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The wait of teasers and clues is over as Taylor Swift has dropped her sixth studio album Reputation which came out on Friday Nov 10. Since its debut, the album has sold over 1 million physical copies and is number one on iTunes. Swift continued her trend of witholding her music from streaming servic...

Kanye’s The Life of Pablo

Glenn Rohrbacker

February 24, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Kanye West has been in the news more than usual lately, for more than one reason. Apparently, he’s $52 million in debt. His controversial comments about Taylor Swift have arisen both from his performance on Saturday Night Live last week and a line from his latest album, The Life of Pablo. Along with these ...

Grammy 2016 Predictions

Glenn Rohrbacker

February 10, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Music

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards is set for Feb. 15 and will honor the best in music from the past year. The 80+ categories of music won’t all be shown up on stage, but the major ones everyone wants to see definitely will. Paired with performances from A-list artists at the top of the charts, this is...

Battle for the Grammy: 2016’s Nominees

Glenn Rohrbacker

December 9, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Music

As you start cranking your holiday music, the Grammy season is just getting started. On Monday, Dec. 7, the Grammy Organization released the nominees for the 2016 Grammy Awards, set to air in early February. With a total of 83 awards, the Grammy’s cover every corner of the music industry, ...

Taylor Swift is Not Fit To Be A Role Model

Emma O'Dell

September 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

Taylor Swift has swept the nation with her blonde hair, big blue eyes, fun loving, bubbly personality and sweet nature. In 2006, Swift released her first debut album, establishing her as a loveable country song artist. Years later, we have completely forgotten she even once sang country. Taylor Swi...

Haters gonna hate, hate, hate on Taylor

Kaitlin Mahar

November 12, 2014


Filed under Opinion & Editorials

For the love of God, leave Taylor Swift ALONE. Does this sound familiar to Chris Crocker’s infamous Britney Spears-related YouTube tirade? Good, then you better buckle up. Last week, Taylor Swift debuted her newest album, 1989, and she has been met with an abundance of praise, as well as some biting...

How I Feel About RED

Katerina Sperl

November 28, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Music

After listening to Taylor Swift’s new album, RED, I am slightly disappointed. As Swift leans more and more mainstream, the individuality her fans loved has almost completely disappeared. Three quarters of her new album and the six bonus tracks are probably not worth the money. That being said, there are...

Taylor Swift Releases Newest Single About an Ex-Boyfriend, And apparently they are never, ever, EVER getting back together

Shannon Livewell

August 29, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Music

There is not one teenage girl out there who cannot play a Taylor Swift song and feel as though she is singing about their life. Taylor writes from personal experience, and being a young female in today’s world, most of what she writes about is heartbreak. One thing is for sure; you never want...

When Two Teen Icons Collide

Shannon Livewell

April 25, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Justin Bieber is a Canadian pop/R&B singer, songwriter that was discovered by his videos on YouTube. Bieber quickly became the talk of the music industry, attracting most of his attention from young teen girls. He became a pop icon very quickly and took the nation by storm with his single "One T...

Swift Caps 24 Hours to Remember with Win at ACMs

The Associated Press

April 4, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Music

There was little surprise when Taylor Swift won entertainer of the year at The Academy of Country Awards on Sunday night — except maybe in how little surprise the 22-year-old sensation showed when her name was called. Swift displayed none of her normal expressions of astonishment after winning t...

The Lorax

Ana Abraham

March 21, 2012


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Dr. Seuss’ artificial city of Thneedville is so futuristic, even nature has been manufactured.  The Lorax is a movie about respecting nature because life without it is no fun. Audrey, voiced by Taylor Swift, is a beautiful young teenager who wants nothing more than to see a tree that isn’t mechan...

Taylor Swift’s Speak Now Review

Sara J Dufort

November 3, 2010


Filed under Entertainment, Music

When Taylor Swift comes out with a new album, you can expect the music to be about one of two things: songs about love or songs about heart break. This album doesn’t break that pattern, but the breakdown of love songs to songs about heart break is definitely different. Instead of a vast majority of...

Label chief defends Swift’s Grammy performance

Brittni DeHart

February 4, 2010


Filed under Music

From The Associated Press The head of Taylor Swift's record label is fired up and ready to defend his superstar from people who are criticizing her Grammy-night performance. "She is the voice of this generation. She speaks directly to (her fans), and they speak directly back to her," said Big Machine...

Lady Antebellum Builds on Debut

The Associated Press

January 28, 2010


Filed under Music

Lady Antebellum's second album, Need You Now, achieves what a follow-up to a million-selling debut should. It accentuates what distinguishes the trio's talent — rich harmonies, grown-up melodies and a special group dynamic — by sounding more mature and more aware of what makes them special. The ...

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