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Top 10 Songs By Coachella Artists

Top 10 Songs By Coachella Artists

April 15, 2017

The Oarsman staff chose these songs as our favorites by artists who are playing Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California on April 14-16 and 21-23. It’s exciting to see smaller artists that teens really like on such a famous festival lineup. Ours is as diverse a list of songs as there are artists of different genres. “5-8-6” by New Order “Romantic” by Slow Hollows ...

Local Venice Band Keep Rock Alive

Sebastien Balembois, Reporter

April 9, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

  When listening to the radio nowadays, one might wonder what happened to raw emotion, fun, and heaviness in rock music. Street Play, a local band from Venice, shows that they still exist. With their blend of stimulating riffs, seductive vocals, and compelling lyrics, Street Play has gained a following in the West LA area due to their energetic live shows and jam sessions all over town. The band consists of Ashla “Razz” on bass and backup vocals, Jenna Reynoza on rhythm guitar and lead vocals, Vicente Valdebenito on lead guitar and Jake Pavlica on drums. Street play started when Razz and Reynoza started jamming...

Lady Gaga Headlining Coachella

Lady Gaga Headlining Coachella

Aracelly Cotrina, Reporter

April 8, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Lady Gaga is set to headline the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival.

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Selena’s 20th Anniversary

Barbara Polesi, Reporter

April 7, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Twenty years ago, the movie “Selena” was released to a huge acclaim.

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Camila Cabello Spotlight

Camila Cabello Spotlight

Jennifer Romo, Entertainment Editor

March 25, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Since pop singer Camila Cabello’s exit from the breakout group Fifth Harmony, she has been busy working on her own music and being on the cover of “Seventeen” and “Billboard” magazine. Cabello’s new music will be about expressing herself personally. “Fifth Harmony wasn’t the maximum expression of me individually,” she said in her “Seventeen” interview. “My fans are really...

La La Land Soundtrack Review

La La Land Soundtrack Review

Sebastien Balembois, Reporter

March 18, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

The soundtrack to “La La Land” is perfect for the film but not ideal for just listening.

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Top 20 Songs by Irish Rock Bands

Top 20 Songs by Irish Rock Bands

March 16, 2017

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day coming up later this month, all the great rock music from Ireland is celebrated.

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Ed Sheeran Tops the Charts Again

Ed Sheeran Tops the Charts Again

Bryce Rodriguez, News Editor

March 4, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Ed Sheeran is back with new singles that will be on his upcoming album “Divide.”

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Homeshake Wants Some Fresh Air

Homeshake Wants Some Fresh Air

Mireya Curiel, Reporter & Photo Editor

February 24, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Peter Sagar, also known as Homeshake, is a Canadian alternative artist.

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The Women Who Defended Themselves From Discrimination

Jennifer Romo, Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

The film “Hidden Figures” is based on a true story of three genius African American women who made history at NASA while facing a great amount of discrimination. It is an amazing film for anyone to see. And it demonstrates why the civil rights movement was necessary for all people of color and women. The setting takes place in the 1960s in Virginia. NASA employees Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monae) worked in the “colored” computer basement area that was viewed as unimportant. Johnson, Vaughan, and Jackson had to work twice as hard in order...

Best Movies to Watch on Valentine’s Day

Sebastien Balembois, Reporter

February 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

There are a lot of Valentine’s Day movies out there and a lot of them are awful.

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5 TV Shows to Binge Watch This Holly Jolly Winter Break

5 TV Shows to Binge Watch This Holly Jolly Winter Break

December 8, 2016

If you’re bored and looking for a fun way to spend your free time that doesn’t require getting out of bed, make sure to click on Netflix and binge watch the following TV shows! That 70’s Show: It focuses on the lives of a group of teenage friends growing up in a fictional town called Point Place, Wisconsin. This is a very funny sitcom that covers daily life hassles with friends, parents,...

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