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James Bond Back in Action

James Bond Back in Action

December 11, 2015

  The spectre of James Bond’s past looms large over this latest installment in the billion...

It Doesn’t Take Years and Years To Find Good Music

It Doesn’t Take Years and Years To Find Good Music

December 9, 2015

Years & Years, an electronic dance band hailing from London, electrified a sold out LA crowd when they played the Wiltern Theater on September 30.

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Drake and Future

Drake and Future

Yesenia Vargas, Assistant Entertainment Editor

December 9, 2015

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The collaborative mixtape by Drake and Future, “What a Time To Be Alive” is nothing but stupendous.

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In New Music We Trust

In New Music We Trust

Yesenia Vargas, Assistant Entertainment Editor

December 8, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

Canada has brought out the best of the best to the music scene this past summer.

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Silence in the Snow

Rene Torres, Reporter

October 27, 2015

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       Trivium’s seventh album is packed with references to the cold, but the band’s all-out assault could melt the harshest winter. The tracks from “Silence in the Snow” displays Trivium’s song craft in the hardcore metal genre.        For long-time fans, this is definitely not the return of the “...

The Martian

Rene Torres, Reporter

October 23, 2015

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 The Martian” is a science fiction film starring Matt Damon as Mark Watney. An astronaut who is presumed dead and left behind by his crew on the planet Mars, Watney fights to survive. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit, and spirit and find a way to signal Earth he is alive.        Fr...

Youtubers are taking over the entertainment world

Youtubers are taking over the entertainment world

October 22, 2015

A group of young Youtube stars recently performed together at Club Nokia Downtown. Girls Night In on...

N.W.A is Reborn

Jacob Jimenez, Entertainment Editor

September 28, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

The anticipated movie that people were waiting for this summer, “Straight Outta Compton,” came out August 14. The movie is based off the famous rap group called N.W.A., short for Niggaz Wit’ Attitude. N.W.A. was known for changing the rap music scene and pop culture. Their music was brutally honest about life in Compton....

Get ready to be pitch slapped

Kimberly Velasquez, Reporter

June 3, 2015

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The all-female a cappella group, the Barden Bellas, get pitch slapped as they lose their harmony. In “Pitch Perfect 2,” which came out on May 15, the Bellas will be better than ever at an international competition, which no American team has ever won, to redeem their status. Unlike the original “Pitch Perfect,” which...

Legally Blonde Hits the Stage

Legally Blonde Hits the Stage

June 3, 2015

Venice High’s spring production “Legally Blonde the Musical” was based on the 2001 film “Legally...

A magical night with Prince Charming

Aranza Naguanagua, Opinion Editor

June 2, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

We all remember the story of the poor orphan girl who went to the ball, lost her glass slipper, and fell in love with Prince Charming by the end of the night. In 1950, Disney captured our hearts with the animated fairytale of Cinderella. And on March 13, they are coming out with a live-action version of the beloved fairytale. Directed...

“Bombs Away” didn’t blow me away!

Aranza Naguanagua, Opinion Editor

June 2, 2015

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  The band Sheppard, named after the two founding siblings George and Amy Sheppard, debuted its premier album “Bombs Away” in July 2014. Though it’s lacking lyrical depth, the vocals and sweet harmonies in this indie pop album are worth listening to. The album starts off with “Geronimo,” an upbeat and dynamic...

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