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Originality presents difficulties in music composition

Originality presents difficulties in music composition

Estella Lippi, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016


Filed under Features, Top News

She sits at her desk, a pen in hand, staring at a blank piece of paper in her notebook. The only thing going through her head is a rhythm and an emotion she’s trying to express with a melody. As more and more of her vision comes to life on the page, she unconsciously borrows phrases and themes from...

Originality is lost in Hollywood

Originality is lost in Hollywood

Megan Tao, Staff Writer

January 31, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Stabs at Society

Based on the worldwide best seller by... In the past couple of years, there has been a surge of movies based off of best selling novels, remakes of old classics, and sequels. According to Short Of The Week, the reason for the glut of unoriginal movies is because box office numbers are down. Takin...

‘V’ shows a lack of originality

‘V’ shows a lack of originality

Kiera Pendleton-White, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014


Filed under A&E

Maroon 5’s new album "V" delivers their familiar pop songs with a few twists. The album has the same distinctive easy-going pop sound that Maroon 5 is known for because of lead singer, Adam Levine. But it also uses a lot more electronic sound than previous albums such as “Overexposed” and...

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