Choir represents unity in spring concert

Hannah Curry, Staff Writer

May 13, 2018

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This year’s spring choir concert called “We Are One” represented unity, togetherness, and one voice. The singers performed a variety of songs from different styles, eras, and composers. The concert started out with Wildcats...

Review: Janelle Monáe wild and free

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

May 7, 2018

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Relief and freedom are two of the themes running through Janelle Monáe’s newest album. As it opens, she proclaims in the beginning of the second track, “Crazy, Classic, Life,” that she is “young, black, wild and free.” Just...

Summer a perfect time for binge watching

Grant Beltrami, Staff writer

May 7, 2018

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With summer fast approaching, those students who are not overly burdened by actual work or fun summer activities are probably looking forward to relaxing and doing some hardcore binge watching. I think it is safe to say that...

Review: ‘Infinity War’ delights Marvel fans

Gabriel Nair, Staff writer

May 7, 2018

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The hype is real. Seriously. This past Thursday, I went and watched “Avengers: Infinity War Part 1” on opening night and it was unlike any opening I’ve ever attended. The theater was packed to the brim. This is the culmination...

Senior singers deliver recital performance

Anne Walkup, Staff Writer

April 29, 2018

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It’s not just anyone who can sing for an hour and a half and make it look easy. But seniors Jamie Foglesong, soprano, and Marcos Galvez, tenor, seemed to have no trouble enthralling their audience. The two performed their...

Kendrick Lamar’s 2017 album wins Pulitzer

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

April 22, 2018

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In a historic and well-deserved moment, Kendrick Lamar won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in music for his album, ‘DAMN.’ It is the first body of musical work to receive the honor outside of the classical or jazz genre, making...

Dan and Shay to bring a mix of country, pop to Wildstock

Hannah Curry, Staff writer

April 22, 2018

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As most students have now heard, country artists Dan and Shay will be headlining Wildstock in May. Personally, I had never heard of Dan and Shay until this exciting news was announced, so I decided to take a listen and see what...

Audiences stunned to silence by ‘A Quiet Place’

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

April 17, 2018

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“No, Jim, be careful!” a concerned voice echoed as the tension mounted in the theater. Though it wasn't dorky Jim Halpert from The Office tackling noise-sensitive monsters— it was the unnamed protagonist, notably played b...

Ready Player One visually stunning, loses story in progress

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

April 17, 2018

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Steven Spielberg is responsible for directing amazing and imaginative movies from everyone’s childhood, due to his ability to make imaginative worlds come alive on the big screen. His newest movie project “Ready Player One,”...

Singing master class asks Linfield students to reinterpret their music

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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The music department hosted Daniel Helfgot for a master class, “The Singer as Interpreter,” Thursday afternoon in Delkin Recital hall. Helfgot is an opera director and coach who listened to students perform and coached...

‘Readings at the Nick’ poet creates laughter from sadness

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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Poet Anis Mojgani opened with “Come closer, come into this” on Thursday in the Austin Reading room for the final Reading at the Nick of the year. Mojgani grew up in New Orleans and currently lives in Portland. Mojgani is...

Snoop Dogg’s ‘Bible of Love’

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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Snoop Dogg’s recent 32-song gospel album “The Bible of Love” has been a hotly debated and controversial album within the hip-hop world. Many critics deem it Snoop Dogg’s entrepreneurial move into the seemingly untapped...

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