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Music You Should Be Listening To: Tennis

Music You Should Be Listening To: Tennis

Mia Jevack

May 12, 2017

Filed under A&E

Tennis is a husband wife indie-pop/lo-fi duo made up of Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley who both hail fr...

Students With Talent

Students With Talent

Eva Massarelli and Sidney Jackson

May 11, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Some of the most creative individuals are hidden in the depths of Western hallways. Three that stood...

Khalid’s “American Teen” Proves Relatable

Khalid’s “American Teen” Proves Relatable

Abby Lohr, Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2017

Filed under A&E

Spring has sprung and so have the hits for multiple new artists, one of whom is hitting the alternat...

John Mayer’s “The Search for Everything”

John Mayer’s “The Search for Everything”

May 4, 2017

John Mayer’s new album, “The Search For Everything,” is exactly what it sounds like: Mayer pull...

High Praise for Once Upon a Mattress

High Praise for Once Upon a Mattress

March 28, 2017

Once Upon a Mattress had four successful shows throughout Thursday, Friday, and Saturday last week. Th...

Kurt Vile Rocks Out at the Jefferson

Mia Jevack, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017

Filed under A&E

Watching Kurt Vile perform consists of 50% guitar skills and 50% hair. A couple weeks ago, I joined a huge crowd of cool looking 20 and 30 year olds that flooded the Jefferson to watch his show in awe. Vile is a singer/songwriter who hails from Philadelphia. He is most widely known for his solos and work as former lead guitarist...

Wacappellas Hit New Highs

Wacappellas Hit New Highs

March 7, 2017

Every so often, you may find yourself whistling, humming, and tapping to a song that you just can’t...

The Shins Are Back

The Shins Are Back

January 26, 2017

After five years of static, The Shins shattered the silence with a brand new single, “Dead Alive.”...

Fueling your Holiday Playlist

January 26, 2017

With holidays rolling around, it’s finally time to again listen to some phenomenal holiday music. ...