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John Mayer found everything in his “The Search For Everything” tour

John Mayer found everything in his “The Search For Everything” tour

Katie Delk
August 15, 2017 • 86 views
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Every mouth formed the words of his songs. Some tapped toes, others openly danced. On the night of August 13, the seemingly tatted hipsters and laid-back, chill folks enveloped the Amalie Arena with the blues, jazz, and soul of John Mayer. The opening act was a newly formed Boston band, The Ni...

Everything, Everything refreshes teen movie genre

Everything, Everything refreshes teen movie genre

Yesha Shukla
May 22, 2017 • 227 views
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Everything, Everything contains a lot of the basic ingredients of a typical teenage romance movie. A pretty, personable girl (Maddie Whittier, played by Amandla Stenberg) falls in love with a handsome, caring boy (Olly Bright, played by Nick Robinson). Their imminent love affair is waylaid by Maddie’s...

Movies to watch this summer

Movies to watch this summer

Michael Strobl
May 18, 2017 • 259 views
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

13 Reasons Why misses the point

13 Reasons Why misses the point

Annie Aguiar and Denzel Pierre
May 17, 2017 • 257 views
Filed under Entertainment, TV

A: When I heard that Netflix’s latest hit original series was intent to be a poignant message about suicide aimed at teens, I was ecstatic. This is an issue I care deeply about and feel doesn’t get enough explanation or exposure; 13 Reasons Why was supposed to be a light in the tunnel, an ex...

“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is out of this world

“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” is out of this world

Amber Shemesh
May 14, 2017 • 315 views
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Combining an epic soundtrack of classics, such as Fleetwood Mac's "The Chain," with a group of seemingly-incompatible space fighters, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Two is a must see. The series' first movie, Guardians of the Galaxy, is a Marvel film about a group of intergalactic misfits who work ...

Frank Ocean finds new role as tastemaker

Frank Ocean finds new role as tastemaker

Anthony Suarez
May 9, 2017 • 237 views
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Following the release of his debut album, Channel Orange, in July of 2012, Frank Ocean virtually disappeared from the public eye. Rumors swirled about the new music he was working on, but he continued to dodge cameras and radio waves alike. Due to frequent rumors that Frank would be releasing somethin...

Seniors’ throwback music

Seniors’ throwback music

Marcia-Lillian Curry
May 4, 2017 • 262 views
Filed under Entertainment

Katy Perry "Firework" "I remember when I first heard this song it was catchy" -Osvaldo Gonzalez Bruno Mars "The Lazy Song" "When I was in eighth grade I played this song when I stayed home from school."-Gary Moore Miley Cyrus "Wrecking Ball" "This is my song! I listen to it every time I get i...

Red Hot Chili Peppers heat up Amalie Arena

Red Hot Chili Peppers heat up Amalie Arena

Tegan Smith
April 28, 2017 • 270 views
Filed under Entertainment, Music

A crowd filled with fans 40 and up, the smell of weed and floors made sticky by spilled beer. The Red Hot Chili Peppers made all of these beautiful things possible when they came to the Amalie Arena on April 27. The concert included a captivating light show, bass riffs by musician Michael "Flea" Balzary...

Computers and comedy abound in “Silicon Valley”’s season premiere

Computers and comedy abound in “Silicon Valley”’s season premiere

Michael Strobl
April 24, 2017 • 247 views
Filed under Entertainment, TV

HBO’s original content has been quite good lately, and Silicon Valley is no exception. The fourth season premiere, “Success Failure,” offers a fresh and funny approach to a series that had been starting to go stale. Written by series creator Mike Judge, this episode takes the show in a bold and...

Students determine the “Fate” of this movie

Students determine the “Fate” of this movie

Delores Battle
April 21, 2017 • 224 views
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Cars. Cars. Faster cars. Big explosions. Even faster cars. And family. That basically sums up the first seven installments of the "Fast and the Furious" movies. But, all of that changes in the last one, the final one: "The Fate of the Furious". Hitting the theatres April 14, "Fate of the Furious"...

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