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K-Lizzle’s got the Drizzle on.. Harry Styles launching a solo career

K-Lizzle’s got the Drizzle on.. Harry Styles launching a solo career

Kayleigh Padar
September 30, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

This past week, Harry Styles, from One Direction's first solo project debuted and gave an inside look at what he was doing in the months that the band had split to work on separate projects. He was interviewed by Paul McCartney and Chelsea Handler, who also gave their own insights on fame and accomplis...

Niall Horan’s “This Town” explores new territory

Kayleigh Padar
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Niall Horan's first debut solo single is exactly what this world needs. It's a sappy love song, but paired with clever lyrics and a slightly raspy voice doesn't sound too generic. The lyrics talk about the concept of home which is interesting coming from an artist who hasn't spend long periods of time...

T-shirt dresses make for trendy, comfortable outfits

T-shirt dresses make for trendy, comfortable outfits

Karolina Felinczak
September 26, 2016
Filed under Fashion Fad

"They're comfortable and cute at the same time," senior Olivia Basis said. That's right! T-shirt dresses are in! Short and flowy dresses that everyone is going crazy over. You can wear them with just about anything! Shoes like flip flops, sandals, or converse all look cute with it. To top it ...

Aaron Lewis’s album “Sinner” delivers impressive results in all the wrong places

Nate Horne
September 22, 2016
Filed under Reviews

A feel good country album that offers absolutely nothing exciting to the listener- but it sounds pretty dang good. Aaron Lewis, a former hard rocker, released the album "Sinner," in what I assume was an attempt to make the most stereotypical country album possible. Musically it consists of slide guitar,...

Netflix scores another success with ‘Stranger Things’

Netflix scores another success with ‘Stranger Things’

Claire Durand
September 22, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Even though it has been over a month since its release, "Stranger Things", one of the newer Netflix originals, has been what everybody's talking about, and that's no surprise. This eight episode favorite takes place in the 1980's, and has tons of 80's movies references. "Stranger Things" follows four...

Next generation explores new genres of music

Next generation explores new genres of music

Kayleigh Padar
September 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

If a student were to tell someone that he/she was going to Riot Fest, many of the reactions might fall somewhere between the listener giving confused glances or becoming vaguely afraid. The name itself might give people the idea that attendee was ready to start some fights and scream some songs. ...

Riot Fest 2016 exceeds expectations

Riot Fest 2016 exceeds expectations

Katherine Wiemold
September 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Riot fest has been around since 2005, and has only grown since its first year. Last year it moved from hosting bands in actual venues around downtown and east side of Chicago the west side of Chicago in Douglas Park, a sketchy area that is generally not the best the safest place to hold events. Its a...

Riot Fest 2016: The Full Experience

Riot Fest 2016: The Full Experience

Katherine Wiemold, Indpeth Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

‘Son of Zorn’ the middle child of Fox lineup

‘Son of Zorn’ the middle child of Fox lineup

Joshua Irvine
September 16, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Reviews

Between "Family Guy," "The Simpsons," "American Dad!" and FX's "Archer," Fox seems to have pretty much monopolized the market on obscene adult cartoons whose overwhelming ridiculousness occasionally make for some genuine brilliance. "Son of Zorn" is pretty clearly one such attempt to further cement the...

K-Lizzle’s Got The Drizzle on… Taylor Swift vs. Kimye

K-Lizzle’s Got The Drizzle on… Taylor Swift vs. Kimye

Kayleigh Padar
August 30, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

It seems as though there's always some sort of celebrity battle playing out on social media. This past month, the most talked about feud was between Taylor Swift, Kanye West, and Kim Kardashian. For those who might be oblivious to celebrity drama, here's what happened. Kanye West wrote a song c...

Halsey and The Chainsmokers get closer to fans

Halsey and The Chainsmokers get closer to fans

Gracie Scannell
August 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Recently, the popular alternative band, The Chainsmokers released a collaboration with the up-and-coming female artist Halsey. The song is a mix of the techno vibe that The Chainsmokers give along with the catchy air that Halsey adds. It narrates a story which sets it apart from other cliche breakup...

Breakfast worth the walk

Breakfast worth the walk

Jamie Anderluh
August 24, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Indeed, the Walker Brothers' establishment has been around for a long time. But isn't there something about the colorful, stained-glass light-fixtured, warm, and hash-brown-crisped atmosphere of this restaurant that deserves its own review? In fact, Walker Brothers is more than a restaurant. It's a real-life...

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