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Conan Gray Album

Sophia Dewael, Staff Writer

April 30, 2020

Conan Gray is a pop music singer-songwriter. He started his career on Youtube and on November 16, 2018, he released his first EP “Sunset Season,” which has been streamed over 300 million times.    Most recently he released his debut album “Kid Krow” on March 20, 2020. On the albu...

Kesha’s New Albumn

Zyaria Hatcher, Staff Writer

March 2, 2020

Just about every kid has jammed out the the classic song “Tik Tok” by Kesha at a school dance. The early 2010’s music for Kesha was glorious, but it took a  turn for the worse with a hard fought court battle with Dr. Luke over harassment, sexual assault, eating disorder issues, and recovery t...

“Maniac” Halsey Album Review

Sophie DeWael, Staff Writer

February 28, 2020

Halsey is a pop musician who is known for her indie style and writing her own songs. She has released three albums including her newest one, “Maniac.” She is most known for her songs “Without Me,” “Bad At Love,” and her feature in “Closer” which is co-sung by the Chainsmokers.   ...

Grammy Nominations

Gabe Thomas, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

Every year the Grammys are the main award for music artists and one of the biggest moments in the year for music fans. On November 20th the Grammy nominees were announced. Here are some of the nominees also who I think should win.   Album of the Year: “i,i”-Bon Iver “Norman F***ing Ro...

Kanye West “Jesus is King”

Gabe Thomas, Staff Writer

November 24, 2019

Kanye West did it. He finally did it. Almost 400 days after the announcement of his 9th studio album “Yhandi,” he released the album under a different name. The album that came out is titled “Jesus is King,” an album with no foul language which centers around Kanye’s new faith. The main thing th...

Snow Whirl 2018

Snow Whirl 2018

Emma Moore, MVC Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018

Mt. Vernon had their annual Snow Whirl on Saturday, December 8. The dance went on from 8pm to 11pm. This dance gave people the opportunity to dress up and dance with friends for the night. “I thought it was fun, and it was a good Snow Whirl to end off my senior year on,” said Halle Strege, 12. T...

Kettering a cappella trip

A cappella group performance

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

December 3, 2018

On November 9-11, the Mt. Vernon a capella group, Locked Out, got to go to the Kettering A Cappella Festival in Kettering, Ohio. There were many performances by both high school and professional a cappella groups. Workshops were also available for the students to attend, whether it be as an a cappe...

“A Simple Favor” review

Emme Longman, MVC Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018

On October 1, I saw the movie “A Simple Favor” with family and friends. Prior to seeing the film, many people told me it was really good and that I was going to be impressed with it. With characters played by Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick, I already knew that the film would be great. They a...

Lil Peep passed away

Clare Bielefeld, MVC Staff Reporter

December 1, 2017

On October 15, 2017, famous musician Lil Peep passed away on his tour bus in Tucson, AZ. Lil Peep’s death by suspected overdose, not only shocked his fans, but brought up a heavy conversation of drug use and glorification in the rap world. Lil Peep was credited for the revival of emo music in his own ne...

Ready for it? – Reputation

Carly McWilliams, MVC Features Editor

November 28, 2017

“There will be no further explanation. There will just be reputation.” These are the words that preceded the release of Taylor Swift’s sixth studio album, “Reputation,” which came out on November 10, 2017. The former country star made her official transition to pop with 2014’s “1989...