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‘Overlord’ is a bloody thrill ride from start to finish

‘Overlord’ is a bloody thrill ride from start to finish

November 12, 2018

For the past few years, World War II dramas have taken a very conventional approach to their storytelling, focusing on either a key political figure fighting from an office, a few boots on the ground or pl...

With a new name, new sound and new EP, Dummie steps up with ‘Cafe Bleu’

With a new name, new sound and new EP, Dummie steps up with ‘Cafe Bleu’

Suzane Jlelati, News Assistant

November 7, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews

Dummie, famously known as Dumbfoundead, released his latest EP and 10th solo project, “Cafe Bleu” Friday. In his interview with Complex, Dummie said "Café Bleu” is an imaginary neighborhood spot where every...

Metro Boomin’s ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’ is the debut we’ve all been waiting for

Metro Boomin’s ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’ is the debut we’ve all been waiting for

November 6, 2018

After spending the majority of 2016 and 2017 riding high on the top of the Billboard charts, hip-hop producer Leland Tyler Wayne, known by his stage name Metro Boomin, had a relatively quiet 2018, after ...

Takeoff soars above expectations on his solo debut

Takeoff soars above expectations on his solo debut

November 5, 2018

When Atlanta trio Migos blew up in the mainstream in late 2016 with the massive success of their number 1 single, “Bad and Boujee” the internet was ablaze with memes making fun of the exclusion of ...

The 1990 version of ‘It’ is not a work of horror art

The 1990 version of ‘It’ is not a work of horror art

Grant Hermanns, Opinions Editor

October 31, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Film and Television, Reviews

When you’re a child, movies such as “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” “Poltergeist” and “The Exorcist” were scarring and kept you up at night, fearing that the entities seen would come and get...

Jeremiah and Ty Dolla $ign drop album full of A-list songs

Jeremiah and Ty Dolla $ign drop album full of A-list songs

Zaina Cummins, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews

This past Friday, new school R&B singers Ty Dolla $ign and Jeremih dropped one of the best collab albums of 2018 underlining old school sounds. With features from Chris Brown, French Montana  and Wiz Khalifa, the two singers took their time in creating their newest album, “MIH-TY.” Ty Dolla $ign is known for hi...

Jonah Hill’s ‘Mid90s’ details growing up in the hip-hop and skate era

Jonah Hill’s ‘Mid90s’ details growing up in the hip-hop and skate era

October 24, 2018

Actor and producer Jonah Hill is best known for his comedic roles in movies such as “Superbad,” “21 Jump Street,”  “This Is the End” and “Wolf of Wall Street.” Lately, he has strayed away...

‘Mono’ uncovers the singular sound of RM

‘Mono’ uncovers the singular sound of RM

Faith Petrie, Arts and Life Editor

October 22, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews

RM, the South Korean rapper and leader of Korean group BTS released his second solo project, “Mono” on Monday. Unlike his previous mixtape “RM,” “Mono” gives listeners a more revealing, sof...