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‘Trench’ is a step up for Twenty One Pilots

‘Trench’ is a step up for Twenty One Pilots

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under Reviews

I recently heard the new Twenty One Pilots album, and I enjoyed it quite a bit more than I expected. Twenty-One pilots is an Ohio based pop duo consisting of frontman and vocalist Tyler Joseph and drummer Josh Dun. In their 10 years of existence, their unique blend of rap, indie, emo-pop, and alt...

Neutral Milk Hotel’s ‘In the Aeroplane Over the Sea’ is a modern masterpiece

Neutral Milk Hotel’s ‘In the Aeroplane Over the Sea’ is a modern masterpiece

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


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I’d like to start off this review by saying that it took me a while to enjoy this album. Last summer, I heard people hyping this up as one of the best albums of the century that everyone needed to hear. It has accrued a massive amount of critical acclaim and popularity over the years and is...

‘Boarding House Reach’ is a boundary pushing rock and roll experience

‘Boarding House Reach’ is a boundary pushing rock and roll experience

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

August 28, 2018


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I hear the phrase 'rock is dead' all too often these days. While I don't personally believe this, there is truth behind the statement. Rock is certainly less popular now than it ever has been. In the past 30 years, rock has steadily declined in prominence, with adult-alternative bands, like Trai...

Scots showcase skill in a night of music

Scots showcase skill in a night of music

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor

February 27, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

Where else can you find a trombone-flute duet, two snazzy jazz combos, student-arranged music, and a cello quintet featuring an electric cello? Carlmont Instrumental Music's annual Chamber Music Night boasted all of these and more on Feb. 26 in a concert of soloists and small groups performing everyt...

‘Gazoline,’ German hard rock that thrills to the core

‘Gazoline,’ German hard rock that thrills to the core

Luke Larson, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014


Filed under A&E

"Gazoline" is quickly becoming one of my favorite songs from outside the United States. I first heard it while watching a YouTube video on Sunday. The video had one of those annoying advertisements that you cannot skip for the first five seconds. The ad itself was for a new video game for Xbox One...

K.I.L.T.S. and S.R.S. rock the stage

K.I.L.T.S. and S.R.S. rock the stage

March 17, 2012


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The Carlmont Staged Reading Society (SRS) and comedy improv troupe (K.I.L.T.S.) rocked the studio theater on Thursday with their variety of acts. The night started off with the SRS performing several short excerpts and poems, many of them written by members of SRS. The tones of each read piece differed from sad and heart-wrenching to up-beat and funny. "It's fun bei...

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