The Western Hemisphere

Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” Turns Heartbreak Into Harmony

Sarah Capshaw, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019

Filed under A&E

Ariana Grande’s much anticipated fifth studio album “thank u, next” was released  February 8th, 2019. Grande had previously released three singles off the album: “thank u, next”, “imagine”, and “7 rings”. Both “thank u, next” and “7 rings” debuted at #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart, marking her firs...

New Music: Vampire Weekend

New Music: Vampire Weekend

Mia Jevack, Editor in Chief

April 9, 2019

Filed under A&E

After a six year long hiatus, our preppy, indie kings have finally returned. After signing to Columbia...

Warriors in the Studio

Warriors in the Studio

Jack Reichert and Austin Davis

February 5, 2019

Filed under A&E, Student Life

Soundcloud is a popular platform for music creators across the country, and Angelo Garano and Mark Barstow...

Editor’s Picks: Top 5 Albums of 2018

Editor’s Picks: Top 5 Albums of 2018

Mia Jevack, Editor in Chief

February 5, 2019

Filed under A&E

1. "Lush" by Snail Mail Nineteen-year-old, classically trained guitarist, Lindsey Jordan’s debut...

Top 10 Christmas Songs

Top 10 Christmas Songs

December 18, 2018

Do They Know It’s Christmas? - 1984 Version by Band Aid Big Bag by Tyler, The Creator O ...

WAHS Alum Sarah Lopez Releases EP

WAHS Alum Sarah Lopez Releases EP

October 25, 2018

Former Western student and a crowd favorite at any and all WAHS events, Sarah Lopez, released her first...

Review: Hozier’s New EP “Nina Cried Power”

Review: Hozier’s New EP “Nina Cried Power”

October 25, 2018

Nina Cried Power was released on September 6th and was eagerly received by multitudes of fans both new...

Editor’s Picks: New Music

Editor’s Picks: New Music

October 25, 2018

The 2018 calendar year has been good to the music world, especially past summer. Albums such as “...

Editor’s Picks: March

Mia Jevack, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 16, 2018

Filed under A&E

March saw new music ranging from singles to EPs to covers from bands like Beach Fossils, who came out with a cover of Yung Lean’s song “Agony” from his 2017 album “Stranger”. Car Seat Headrest came out with a re-recorded version of their 2011 album, “Twin Fantasy”. Along with Iron & Wine’s song “Bitter...

Western to Create New Fine Arts Hall of Fame

Western to Create New Fine Arts Hall of Fame

March 30, 2018

Over the the summer of 2018, Western will be adding a Fine Arts Hall of Fame outside of the auditori...

Editor’s Picks: January

Editor’s Picks: January

Mia Jevack, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 2, 2018

Filed under A&E

Recently, we've all been graced with new music coming from artists such as Kali Uchis, who just put out...

“Unintended Consequences” Hits the Western Music Scene

“Unintended Consequences” Hits the Western Music Scene

January 19, 2018

A new up-and-coming band has emerged at Western by the name of Unintended Consequences. They made their d...