Coppell Student Media

Song of the Week: “Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” – Leon Bridges

Song of the Week: “Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” – Leon Bridges

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


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“Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand” by Leon Bridges Bridges is an artist who connects the gap between music of decades past and the sounds of today. His debut album, Coming Home, is a masterful blend of R&B and Soul. He pulls from the inception of R&B to its more modern advances. “Bet Ain’t Wo...

Creativity Showcase: Sophomore Annjeantte Salcido

Creativity Showcase: Sophomore Annjeantte Salcido

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


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Amateur photography is common at every twist and turn of Instagram. There is a plethora of student-run accounts focusing on the craft. Coppell High School sophomore Annjeantte Salcido runs two instagram accounts. One of them is a raw take on her life (often referred to as a “spam” account or “f...

Technology Spotlight: Uber Controversies

Technology Spotlight: Uber Controversies

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


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An Uber self-driving Volvo SUV killed 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg as she walked her bicycle across a street during one of its test drives in Tempe, Ariz. The self-driven vehicle was headed down near Mill Avenue and Curry Road early Monday morning and is said to have struck the women, who was not in a cro...

Song of the Week: “My Enemy (feat. Matt Berninger)” – CHVRCHES

Song of the Week: “My Enemy (feat. Matt Berninger)” – CHVRCHES

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

March 19, 2018


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After the release of bombastic lead single “Get Out” from its upcoming third studio album Love Is Dead, synthpop band CHVRCHES switches things up with a more subdued track, entitled “My Enemy”, joined by guest vocalist Matt Berninger. The song follows two different perspectives in a relationsh...

Creativity Showcase: Sophomore Daphnie Tian

Creativity Showcase: Sophomore Daphnie Tian

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

March 9, 2018


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Coppell High School sophomore Daphnie Tian has participated in all school art classes since kindergarten. Her brother, Allan, is one of her biggest inspirations, as he is interested in art as well. This painting, entitled “Despair”, was created using gouache, micron pen and watercolor. “T...

Technology Spotlight: The Apple Homepod

Technology Spotlight: The Apple Homepod

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


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The New Apple HomePod has brought mixed reactions from the public ever since its release. Priced at $349, the Apple HomePod at first received a warm welcome from the public, with most happy to see Apple catching up with Amazon and Google.   Powered by the same beloved Siri in everyone’s iPhones, iPad a...

Song of the Week: “All Wordz Are Made Up” – The Voidz

Song of the Week: “All Wordz Are Made Up” – The Voidz

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


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“All Wordz Are Made Up” by The Voidz Julian Casablancas, former lead vocalist of  The Strokes, has officially become a member of The Voidz. His grand entrance was introduced in a video. There have been multiple singles dropped in the past few days. Each is tight and focused. They have expanded the sound of the ba...

Creativity Showcase: Sophomore Shriya Vanparia

Creativity Showcase: Sophomore Shriya Vanparia

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

March 2, 2018


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Coppell High School sophomore Shriya Vanparia has a passion for art, but she did not start off pursuing it. Originally, Vanparia tried out different talents such as band, theater and singing but they didn’t work out for her. After trying art, Vanparia loved how it was something she could leave up to...

Technology Spotlight: Notekeeping Phone Apps

Technology Spotlight: Notekeeping Phone Apps

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


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Notekeeping apps are a dime a dozen on the Play Store and App Store. One of the most functional and streamlined note taking apps is Google Keep. With G-Suite connectivity already in place, this makes it the best choice for someone who already uses Drive and Gmail. With many outlines and colors to cho...

Song of the Week: “God Save Our Young Blood” – BØRNS, Lana Del Rey

Song of the Week: “God Save Our Young Blood” – BØRNS, Lana Del Rey

Anthony Cesario, Co-Student Life Editor

February 27, 2018


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In “God Save Our Young Blood”, BØRNS and Lana Del Rey croon about young love in an increasingly fast-paced world, lamenting “we can never stop moving, we see nothing but the green lights”. The verses are calm and relaxed, the lyrics flowing lazily over a layer of sleepy synths and airy drums...