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The 1975 concert review at the Chelsea Cosmopolitan

The 1975 concert review at the Chelsea Cosmopolitan

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-in-Chief
April 25, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

The 1975 have been on their on going US tour for their second album I Like It When You Sleep For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It for a little over a week now, and one of the first cities they hit was Las Vegas. They performed on Sat. April 23 at the "Chelsea" in the Cosmopolitan. The "Chelsea" is a pe...

Why you need to listen to “Hamilton” if you haven’t already

Why you need to listen to “Hamilton” if you haven’t already

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-in-Chief
April 18, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Hamilton the Musical is the Grammy winner Broadway show (2015-present) based on one of the nation's founding fathers, Alexander Hamilton. Based on the 2004 biography of the same name, this drama filled show has a twist on classical Broadway sounds. Being a hip-hop influenced musical, the show is ...

Pinball Hall of Fame adds more machines to its collection

Pinball Hall of Fame adds more machines to its collection

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-in-Chief
April 5, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, SHOWCASE, video games & internet

The Pinball Hall of Fame has been a Las Vegas feature since 2009. Located at 1610 E. Tropicana, it has been slowly growing its collection of pinball machines. The Pinball Hall of Fame is a stand-alone museum, opened by the Las Vegas Pinball Collectors Club and owner Tim Arnold, who started operating...

My Problem With Meghan Trainor

My Problem With Meghan Trainor

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor
April 2, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

Meghan Trainor has been looked up to as this “inspiration” for young and curvy girls. What people fail to realize is behind these catchy, radio-hit songs lies a major problem in the message she’s sending to adolescents. It’s been roughly two years since that annoyingly catchy single “All About That...

Zayn Malik: Pillow Talk review

Zayn Malik: Pillow Talk review

by McKenna Topps, Co-Entertainment Editor
March 31, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Title: Mind of Mine Record Label: RCA Records Label Release Date: March 25, 2016 Rating: 6.5/10 Zayn Malik, originally from the loved boy band One Direction has finally come out with his first solo album, titled Mind of Mine. Malik has had lots of eyes turned toward him just because he has gone in this...

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice review

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice review

by McKenna Topps and Tayler Jones
March 30, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 7/10 Director: Zack Snyder Starring: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Henry Cavill, Jesse Eisenberg MPAA Rating: PG-13 The unanswered question DC Comics fans have been arguing about since the beginning of time has finally been answered. Who would win in a fight:  Batman or Superman? The fight between The Dark Knight and The Man of Steel is finally released to theaters in the movie, Batman v Superman...

Ricky Montgomery: This December single review

Ricky Montgomery: This December single review

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-in-Chief
March 30, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Ricky Montgomery: This December Producer: Jon Heisserer (absentrecordings.com) Rate: 8.5/10 Ricky Montgomery, has been working on his first full length album, Montgomery Ricky, for a little over a year now, yet this is not his first time being apart of the music world. Montgomery released...

Iamsu!: Kilt 3 Review

Iamsu!: Kilt 3 Review

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor
March 24, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music

  Title: Kilt 3 Record Label: Eyes On Me LLC Release Date: March 23, 2016 Rating: 5/10   The rap scene has become a mess of either rappers mindlessly rhyming about girls and drugs or meaningful, heartfelt stories- and there's not usually an in between. Nonetheless, rappers te...

STOP! App Review

STOP! App Review

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor
March 23, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, SHOWCASE, video games & internet

Publisher: Fanatee Rating: 7/10 Price: Free with in-app purchases Compatible with: iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch   “Quick! What's a human body part that starts with the letter U!” If someone screams this at you, they might just be playing the new game “Stop!” Drop your Angry Birds and lo...

“Allegiant” Review

“Allegiant” Review

by Tayler Jones, Opinions Editor
March 20, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 5/10 Director: Robert Schwentke Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Miles Teller, Zoe Kravitz MPAA Rating: PG-13 What once was an excellent read and a somewhat pleasure to watch on the big screen, Veronica Roth’s best selling novel, “Allegiant” is now open to the public eye a...

Gwen Stefani: This Is What the Truth Feels Like review

Gwen Stefani: This Is What the Truth Feels Like review

by Chandler Patrick, Sports Editor
March 18, 2016
Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Album Title: This is What the Truth Feels Like Record Label: Interscope Records Release Date: March 18, 2016 Rating:  9/10 Since "Sweet Escape" was released a decade ago in 2006, Gwen Stefani has woven her way in and out of the music scene. In April of 2014, Stefani took Christina Aguilera's place as...

5 useful concert tips

5 useful concert tips

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-In-Chief
March 17, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, lifestyle, music, SHOWCASE

1.Know the Set List You want to be well rehearsed by the time your concert comes around with he songs they are going to play.  Not only is it more fun to sing along live, but you don't seem like a wanna be fan. Pre-order their albums or research what songs they have played at other venues. 2.Don'...

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