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Cowgirl Clue’s Music Video Release Show

Cowgirl Clue’s Music Video Release Show

Quynn Lubs, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018

  The night of Aug. 30 started with a traffic jam and a few wrong turns. It took us 20 minutes longer than it should have to find 1720 E 16th Street, but in the end, we stumbled upon a crowd of maybe 30 people standing outside a seemingly-abandoned warehouse. My friends and I raced to the end of the l...

3, 2, 1, Blast Off!

3, 2, 1, Blast Off!

Chika Winston and Quynn Lubs

September 7, 2018

  The band stands frozen with their backs to the crowd, and the colorguard lays on the ground with their glittery costumes. The percussion pit members are looking up at the crowd, ready to send them all to space. The drum major starts conducting, and everything is silent until you hear a resonating G m...

Marching for Perfection

Marching for Perfection

Mina Jang and Chika Winston

August 30, 2018

  Under the sweltering heat, a metronome began to play, ringing across the mountains. The marching band stood -- stone-faced and backs straight -- atop the football field, while color guard surrounded them from behind. Hushed whispers of “one, two, three” trickled out of their mouths, eyes focus...

Crazy Rich Asians Review

Crazy Rich Asians Review

Erin Eskoff, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018

Creating a resounding victory for Asian representation in the entertainment industry, “Crazy Rich Asians” is the first film in twenty-five years with a fully Asian cast. Romantic comedies in Hollywood can be hard to make without being too cliche.  Regardless, “Crazy Rich Asians” had many people ...

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Emily Chang, Staff Writer

August 24, 2018

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” is a New York Times best selling book, part of a trilogy written by Jenny Han, that was recently released as a Netflix Original on August 17th. To say that I was anticipating this movie is a massive understatement. I had incredibly high hopes after rewatching the...

Panic! At The Disco “Pray for the Wicked” Concert Review

Panic! At The Disco “Pray for the Wicked” Concert Review

Allison Alben, Design Editor

August 24, 2018

When anyone mentions Panic! At The Disco, two things typically come to mind: One, “I Write Sins, Not Tragedies,” their first major hit song that forever labelled them as an emo’s dream band, and two, “Death of a Bachelor,” the song that was on the radio for months last year and in 2016. Though b...

“The Darkest Minds” Review

“The Darkest Minds” Review

Mary Waugh, A&E Editor

August 23, 2018

“The Darkest Minds” came out on Aug. 3 and is a dystopian film based off the book series written by Alexandra Bracken. Walking into the movie theatre, I had very low expectations for this movie. Don’t get me wrong, I found the book series to be very interesting, but when it comes to book-to-mo...

Snow White and the Black Forest

Snow White and the Black Forest

Brooke Johnston

May 29, 2018

At 6:30 p.m. on May 24, children grinning ear-to-ear skipped down the halls of the West Ranch theater with anticipation twinkling in their eyes. The lights dimmed, but the expression on their faces brightened instantaneously as they settled into cushioned blue seats alongside smiling parents.They had come t...

Riverdale Season 2 Review

Riverdale Season 2 Review

Erin Eskoff, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

The CW’s hit show, “Riverdale,” had just wrapped up season two on May 16. As a fan of the show, getting to watch another episode every Wednesday night was the best time of the week. This season had 22 glorious episodes and was much darker and more thrilling than season one. If you haven’t caught...

Taylor Swift’s Reputation Tour

Taylor Swift’s Reputation Tour

Hannah Kim, Features Editor

May 29, 2018

Complete with vibrant fireworks, stunning visuals and extravagant props including an enormous mechanical snake, Taylor Swift’s Reputation Stadium Tour is not here to disappoint. The singer recently began her international tour in Glendale, AZ, and came to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena for two incredi...

2018 Spring Band Concert Blows the Audience Away

2018 Spring Band Concert Blows the Audience Away

Katie Luo, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

Last Thursday, on May 15, the band took the stage, introducing audience members to whole new world. Each piece had a journey to show and a story to tell. Concert Band kicked things off with “Blue Ridge Reel” by Brian Balmages, a piece that took listeners back in time to when washing boards and sp...

West Ranch Percussion makes it to WGI World Championships

West Ranch Percussion makes it to WGI World Championships

Lauren Lee, Columns Editor

May 27, 2018

  The beats of drums and keyboards fill up the gym. The clear rhythms and piercing rolls can be heard miles away as West Ranch Percussion drums its way into WGI Percussion World Championships.   Throughout the third week of April, West Ranch Winter Percussion and Concert Percussion Ens...

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