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Album Review: Compton

It has never been right to forget about Dre until now. It seems almost weird that an artist as prolific as Dr. Dre has been lacking in the musical department. For nearly two plus decades, Dre has been the center of everything hip-hop. From his membership in N.W.A. to his genre defining solo work and […]

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The Top 10 Holiday Songs of the Season!

    What makes a great holiday song? Is it the way a song takes you back to your the best holiday memories? Or is it the way it makes you feels about the holidays? Here are my top ten songs to ring in the holidays! Silent Night by ( Bing Crosby ) 1945 – […]

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Taylor Swift’s Album: 1989

Will “1989” be worth the listener’s hard-earned money? Taylor Swift bursted onto the scene eight years ago with her first country album named after herself. “1989” is Taylor’s first all pop album. She has had crossover songs in the past such as “Love Story” and “You Belong With Me”. Swift is the youngest artist to […]

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The Choral and Concert Choir singing, " Double Trouble", in the Chabot College Recital Hall on Oct. 21.

Choral Tricks and Treats Concert

“Choral Tricks and Treats Concert”   Halloween arrived early for the audience members of the “Choral Tricks and Treats” concert held by the chamber and concert choirs on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at the Chabot College Recital Hall. The stage was set for a night of creepiness when the choir took its position on stage and […]

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Thinking Out Loud: Ed Sheeran Music Video

  Who could have guessed that British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran could pull off some ballroom moves? In his new music video, “Thinking Out Loud” off the album “X”, released on Oct. 8, Sheeran shows off a new side of him as he twirls a pretty brunette dancer around on the dance floor. Sheeran, who rarely […]

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Tim Harris of the Chabot Music Department Benefit Concert performing Saul Goodman’s (1967) “Ballad For The Dance” on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014 in the Chabot theater. 
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Faculty concert raises money for student scholarships

The sellout crowd at the faculty music concert on Thursday, September 25, 2014 was a great thing to see. They had to turn down fifteen people. It was wonderful to see people supporting the music department. The faculty puts on a concert every year to raise money for student scholarships. They have raised over $2,000 […]

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Album Review: Ariana Grande “My Everything”

Ariana Grande’s sophomore album, “My Everything”, released on Aug. 24, 2014. If you’re head over heels in love or trying to get over your heartache, this one’s for you! After a summer slaying music billboards with three hit singles, the Mini Mariah kills it yet again. Unlike Grande’s last album, “Yours Truly”, which is filled […]

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Movie Review: “Under the Electric Sky” on the Silver Screen

“EDC 2013: Under the Electric Sky”, a Focus Features film directed by Dan Cutforth (Project Runway), documents the adventures of several unlikely Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) music festival goers from various walks of life. The cast includes: Jose Perales, a rave enthusiast who dances from his wheelchair, an “old kandi” couple who found love at […]

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Lindsey Stirling’s Shatter Me Tour Comes to San Francisco

In the hustle and bustle of San Francisco, a line snakes around the corner of South Market and Turk in front of The Warfield Theater on May 17th, 2014. “America’s Got Talent” 2010 finalist and international YouTube sensation, Lindsey Stirling, has come to town. Her sold out two hour show, which drew thousands of dedicated […]

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Song Review: ‘Don’t Stop’ by 5 Seconds of Summer

If you’re looking for a song that will get you up on your feet and will make your head bang in the car, “Don’t Stop” by 5 Seconds of Summer is the perfect song for you! You “won’t stop” listening to it (badumtss)! After the release of their first single, “She Looks So Perfect,” fans […]

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