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Artist of the Week: Remembering rock icon Eddie Van Halen

Artist of the Week:  Remembering rock icon Eddie Van Halen
October 14, 2020

Last week, the world of rock ‘n’ roll lost a pivotal musical icon: Eddie Van Halen. The Dutch-American is known across the world for his many talents, including songwriting, production and invention. What...

Grande says ‘thank you, next;’ uses music to move on

Grande says ‘thank you, next;’ uses music to move on
October 14, 2020

“thank u, next,” Ariana Grande’s fifth album, is her most successful album — and for good reason. It is also my second-favorite album of all time, besting “The Dance” by Fleetwood Mac. Following...

Schuster’s ‘The Grown-Up’ to hit Zoom Thursday

Schuster’s ‘The Grown-Up’ to hit Zoom Thursday
October 14, 2020

With COVID-19 running rampant, most college activities have been put on hold. However, one club taking this pandemic in stride is the Schuster Theatre. The stage is still empty, and the seats deserted,...

Fur raising fear: Stephen King’s ‘Pet Sematary’ is bone-chilling

Fur raising fear: Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary' is bone-chilling
October 6, 2020

Have you ever wanted your favorite pet to come back to life? In “Pet Sematary,” it is not merely a wish hoped for in the hearts of children, but a dreadful reality.  Stephen King brings the...

Swift’s ‘Fearless’ remains a nostalgic classic

Swift's 'Fearless' remains a nostalgic classic
October 6, 2020

For this week's review, I wanted to take a step back and reminisce on an album from my childhood that the majority of today’s college students have some sort of relationship with – especially the...

Luke Combs declares, ‘What You See Is What You Get’

Luke Combs declares, ‘What You See Is What You Get’
September 30, 2020

The title of Luke Combs’ American Country Music award-winning Album of the Year is also the perfect descriptor of his personality, which is what makes him so popular today. “What You See Is What You...

‘The Masked Singer’ returns to much fanfare

‘The Masked Singer’ returns to much fanfare
New episodes of the smash hit show premiere every Wednesday on Fox
September 30, 2020

Everyone loves a good mystery, and how someone came up with the idea for “The Masked Singer” is the greatest mystery of all. It’s a wild game show where the only participants are celebrities, and...

Apple TV+ invites us to take the ‘Long Way Up’

Apple TV+ invites us to take the ‘Long Way Up’
Ewan McGregor and friend embark on an ecofriendly globetrotting adventure
September 30, 2020

While Apple TV+ is the new streaming service on the block, it is already stacking its lineup with high-quality content. The latest of which is “Long Way Up,” starring Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman. “Long...

Branch out and find your own ‘Community’ on Netflix

Branch out and find your own ‘Community’ on Netflix
The 2010s cult favorite NBC series brings laughs to old and new fans alike
September 23, 2020

I’m going to start this by saying that I feel like I have zero free time anymore. My course load is as big as it has ever been, and if I am not studying, I am stressing out that I should be studying. With...

Jaden Smith’s ‘CTV3’ earns critical, commerical acclaim

Jaden Smith’s ‘CTV3’ earns critical, commerical acclaim
‘Karate Kid’ star turned musical artist impresses yet again with latest album
September 23, 2020

Jaden Smith’s most recent album, “CTV3: Cool Tape Vol. 3,” is at the very least an unexpected musical treat. I have been a Jaden Smith fan since the “Karate Kid” remake, and I never expected...

‘Royal Pains’ floats to the top in sea of medical shows

‘Royal Pains’ floats to the top in sea of medical shows
September 23, 2020

Medical shows can feel played out these days, with their over-the-top drama and stale themes. However, on Amazon Prime there is a hidden gem that goes by the name of “Royal Pains.” Far from the standard...

Blockbuster proves a major ‘Tenet’ of success is an audience

Blockbuster proves a major ‘Tenet’ of success is an audience
Why Nolan thought releasing a movie in theaters was a good idea is anybody’s guess
September 16, 2020

With all that has been going on in the world, it has slipped past many people that many movie theaters across the country have reopened and are showing a handful of new releases. Referring to the amount...

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