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Lavigne sinks below expectations on ‘Head Above Water’

Lavigne sinks below expectations on ‘Head Above Water’

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

It is sometimes hard to believe Avril Lavigne has been in the music industry for 17 years, especially because much of her career has been built upon teenage angst and clinging to youth in a way that borders on obsessive. Love it or hate it, this has always been part of Lavigne’s image. Six years removed from her last album, however, Lavigne has separated from her second...

Ora is reborn on ‘Phoenix’, but she does not quite soar

Ora is reborn on ‘Phoenix’, but she does not quite soar

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

It has been six long years since Rita Ora released her debut album Ora. In that time, a contract dispute/legal battle and breakup with producer Calvin Harris left her unable to release hardly any music.   In May 2017, she officially returned with “Your Song”, a breezy track over a finger-snapped beat. It serves as the lead single f...

‘Sweetener’ review: Grande’s fourth album is anything but bland

‘Sweetener’ review: Grande’s fourth album is anything but bland

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

“It’s kind of about bringing light to a situation or to someone’s life, or somebody else who brings light to your life or sweetening the situation,” Ariana Grande told Jimmy Fallon in May, after revealing the title of her fourth studio album to be Sweetener.   The title felt appropr...

On debut ‘Camila’, Cabello aims for authentic sound

On debut ‘Camila’, Cabello aims for authentic sound

Anthony Cesario, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Just over a year ago, singer Camila Cabello shocked fans when her departure from girl group Fifth Harmony was announced. Nobody was sure how much success, if any, she would have going solo.   Now, however, it is hard to believe fans ever doubted Cabello: she has become the first ever femal...

Indie pop/alternative artists music lovers can all enjoy

Indie pop/alternative artists music lovers can all enjoy

September 12, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Tolu Salako Editorial Page Editor Sometimes we need the raw and realistic music and not the constantly overplayed music we hear on 106.1 when waiting in traffic to leave school. Artists such as Lorde, Sayde Price, San Cisco and Oh Land are happy mediums that almost all teenagers will love.  L...

Glitter rains again with Ke$ha’s Warrior

December 5, 2012


Filed under Entertainment Blog

By Stephanie Alexander Staff Writer Yesterday was the release date of Ke$ha's second studio album, Warrior. Warrior consists the same dance tracks that are all about being young and partying. Her single from the album, "Die Young", has been constantly in the airwaves since it dropped on Sep...