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SM6 Band: Who are they?

Kelly Zabala, Writer April 28, 2021

Sibling band, SM6, consisting of siblings George, Isabel, Adam, Emily, Eliana, and Jack Jones,  found themselves to be popular Tik Tok creators. On April 18, 2020, they filmed a video, known as the...

(Bad) Tiny Dancer

(Bad) Tiny Dancer

Vanessa Carlos, Illustrator September 25, 2019

RXF Album Release

RXF Album Release

Jahzelle Ford, Writer September 20, 2019

This summer, hardcore punk band Righteous Fags (RxF) have been in the process of producing a new album. Gavin Williford (guitars and vocals), Robby Carter (guitar), Alex Ruiz (drums) and Russell Couch ...

Why Pulp Remains Relevant

Lukas Luna, Co-Copy Editor April 8, 2019

The Britpop boom of the mid-90s was not something that was meant to last. This was made readily apparent by the genre’s numerous strong ties to the British culture of the day. Once society had moved...

21 Savage: ICE Controversy

Francesca Ortiz, Writer February 20, 2019

Fans across social media platforms were shocked to find out that rapper 21 Savage was arrested by ICE officials on Feb 3.  The rapper, born as Abraham Joseph, was found to be born in the UK, while the...

Pursuing Interests: Musical Endeavors

Diego Martinez, Editor in Chief December 17, 2018

Students at Downey High have always taken their musical talents with them, whether it be in band competitions, festivals, or performances. Musicians ranging from the percussion to rhythm all have their...

The Profane Rights Of Man

Lukas Luna , Co-Copy Editor November 14, 2018

On Oct.17, California-based punk veterans Bad Religion released the song “The Profane Rights Of Man.” This single as well as the one that preceded it, “The Kids Are Alt-Right”, marks the end of...

Maroon 5 Playing At Super Bowl

Jesus Aguayo-Cerda, Writer October 12, 2018

Football and the NFL have been a staple of American culture for at least 30 years and with this comes the Super Bowl. The Super Bowl itself contains an equally significant event, the halftime show, one...

Album of the Week: Cher’s Dancing Queen

Nathalie Sibal, Co-Copy Editor October 10, 2018

After playing Ruby Sheridan in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Cher covers ABBA once again with the release of Dancing Queen on Sept. 28. The album features 10 well-known songs such as “Chiquitita”, “The...

BTS Takes the World by Storm

Francesca Ortiz , Writer October 10, 2018

During the month of Sept. popular K-Pop band BTS travelled to America to promote their new album Love Yourself: Answer. Toward the end of their visit, the group stopped by UN event to represent their country....

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