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Lana Del Rey poses for Complex Magazine while promoting her 2017 album

Lana Del Rey’s new album leaves little to critique

September 6, 2019

If you told me a year ago that an album called “Norman F***ing Rockwell” would be one of the best of 2019, I wouldn’t have believed you. And yet it is.  Lana Del Rey ha...

‘Trench’ is a step up for Twenty One Pilots

October 25, 2018

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 Ty...

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

October 1, 2018

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 centu...

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

August 28, 2018

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...

A cello quintet performs The Final Countdown by Europe. The performance was arranged by senior Brian Cheung, who was featured on this piece on the electric cello.

Scots showcase skill in a night of music

February 27, 2016

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...

The band from Münster, Germany released the album 'HBlockx' in 2012. Photo courtesy of

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

October 29, 2014

"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...

Casey Wilkenson, Laura Ong, Cailin Greenburg, Charlotte Lewis and Sarah Burry of SRS

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

March 17, 2012

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 ...

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