102.1 Brings Edgefest to DFW

Talia Kussman, Senior Editor

April 6, 2016


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Get ready, rock band lovers. Edgefest is drawing near. This year’s festival on April 30 is expected to be a great one and alternative rock fans are anxiously waiting on the edge of their seats for their all-time favorite artists to perform. This year’s headliners, Good Charlotte and Cage the Elepha...

Bands You Will Not Hear On The Radio

Sophia Gonzalez, Staff Writer

April 6, 2016


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When it comes to music, the possibilities are endless. High profile bands are great to listen to, however, there are many smaller bands who have just as much talent. Although they may seem unfamiliar to some, these bands encompass wide ranges of genres besides common alternative music, such as beach...

Things to Do Around Dallas

Molly Shipper, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016


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Taste of Bishop Arts District When: January 2- March 30, 1:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. Where: Dude, Sweet Chocolate 408 W. Eighth St. Dallas, TX 75208 Price: $40 Bring your friends and family to taste the food of Bishop Arts District in Dallas. Along with eating a variety of treats from Eno’s Pizza, Lockhart ...

The Man Whose Music Knew No Bounds

Sophia Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016


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On his 69th birthday, David Bowie defined music genres, and released his 25th album Blackstar. Shortly after the album was released, Bowie unexpectedly passed away due to an 18-month battle with cancer. It is safe to say that the man behind the album was not only a musician, but an artist. He broke bounda...

Netflix Original Series Coming Straight to Your Laptop

Meraal Hakeem, Senior Editor

February 23, 2016


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With springtime quickly trickling in, Netflix is bringing showers of comedy, action and romance to laptop screens. Get ready to binge through spring with this list of a few new Netflix original shows that will be premiering soon. Fuller House: In "Fuller House," the adventures that began in 1987 on "Full House" co...

Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight

Haley Pevsner, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2016


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Filmmaster Quentin Tarantino has done it again with his latest film The Hateful Eight. With notable alumni from his past movies, such as Samuel L. Jackson, Tim Roth and Michael Madsen, alongside newcomers Jennifer Jason Leigh and Channing Tatum, The Hateful Eight is a tale of vengeance and deception....

Hamilton Makes History Exciting

Catherine Hoffman, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015


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At the ripe age of 35, playwright Lin Manuel-Miranda has turned Broadway on its head with the production Hamilton-- an unorthodox musical that tells the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton using hip-hop, rap and a cast of almost all minorities. Miranda shattered all expectations of a stuffy...

Star Wars Saga Returns To Movie Theatres

Marisa Pisterzi, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2015


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The premiere of the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie, directed, co-produced, and co-written by J.J. Abrams, is so big that it has people purchasing tickets months in advance. This is the first film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy, and is scheduled to be available to all of North America on Dec. 1...

Adele Comes Out Of Her Hiatus

Sophia Gonzalez, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015


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Grammy Award winning artist Adele is coming out of a long hiatus from the music industry. Her much anticipated album 25 has been tantalizing fans since 2013 after the release of her chart-topping sophomore album 21. Adele initially made her breakthrough in the music industry in 2008 with her firs...

Things to Do Around Dallas

Meraal Hakeem, Senior Editor

September 30, 2015


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Studio Ghibli Festival: Kiki’s Delivery Service When: Sept. 26, 2015 - Sept. 30, 2015 Where: Angelika Film Center & Cafe (Dallas) Price: Starting at $8 Written and directed by Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki, Kiki’s Delivery Service is a beloved story about a resourceful young witch who begi...

American Horror Story Returns to FX This Fall

Leo Rocha, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


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The highly rated show American Horror Story (AHS) will be returning for its fifth season on Oct. 7, 2015. AHS was created by Ryan Murphy (Glee) in 2011 as an anthology series. Every season has a different storyline, setting and cast of characters. Past seasons include Murder House, Asylum, Coven, and Freaksh...

Keep Austin City Limits Weird This Weekend

Bianca Javery, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


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Austin City Limits (ACL) is a two weekend long music festival that occurs every year during the fall, where fans come from all over Texas to join in on music, food and fun. This year ACL will take place during the weekends of Oct. 2 and Oct. 9. Tickets to attend the event went up for sale early May...

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