Green Day Album Focuses on Social Issues

Green Day Album Focuses on Social Issues

Chloe Armstrong, Reporter

October 21, 2016


Filed under Reviews

On October 7, 2016, Green Day released a new album called "Revolution Radio". This album is a fantastic new upbringing of their band. Green Day is a pop punk band that was founded in 1986 in Berkeley, California. It has been seven years since the last album release. Their last album, "21st Century...

Review: “Coloring Book” Discusses Struggles of the Rap Lifestyle

Review: “Coloring Book” Discusses Struggles of the Rap Lifestyle

Mo Heiniger, Reporter

September 22, 2016


Filed under Reviews, Showcase

On May 12, the up-and-coming rapper Chancelor Bennett aka. Chance the Rapper released his mixtape entitled, "Coloring Book." Events in Bennett's life like the birth of his daughter, his engagement, him getting signed right out of high school, and others clearly influenced his music in a very authentic...

Slam what?! A review of Maggot Colony’s new album you didn’t know you needed until now

Slam what?! A review of Maggot Colony’s new album you didn’t know you needed until now

Max Jonas Knaver, Writer

March 5, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinions

This week's album can be streamed below via either Spotify or YouTube. Largely due to reasons pertaining to musical taste, these reviews have a tendency to mention by name a particular musical niche called slam. As yet, there has not been a proper review of an album fully in the slam idiom in...

Sarpanitum’s Blessed Be My Brothers: Blessed be the songwriting

Sarpanitum’s Blessed Be My Brothers: Blessed be the songwriting

Max Jonas Knaver, Writer

February 25, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Reviews

(Scroll to the bottom of the article to stream the album as a YouTube playlist. Drawing thematic inspiration from a period in history or a particular culture’s mythology can turn into a double-edged sword for a band. Effectively and uniquely utilizing the imagery and sounds associated with a p...

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