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Artists Around Us: The stories of singers at MVHS

Artists Around Us: The stories of singers at MVHS

Hannah Lee, Collin Qian, Helen Chao, Flora Peng, Emily Xia, and Herman Saini

March 10, 2019

A feature on rapper Kid Kuza, pop singer Shravanti Shankar and traditional Carnatic singer Madhav Danturthi

The death of Lil Peep

The death of Lil Peep

Robert Borrego

November 30, 2017

n Nov. 15, 2017, rapper Lil Peep was found dead at the age of 21 inside his tour bus in Tucson, AZ. He died of a drug overdose, with Xanax and other drugs being discovered at the scene of his death. Police are also investigating the possibility that fentanyl was involved. To sophomore Aditi Kotha, a newer fan of Lil Peep, his sudden dea...

Urban Soul Movement performs at Winter Showcase

On Nov. 11, club members who were performing in the Winter Showcase meet in front of the Quilan Center in Memorial Park to go over their routine. The club members practiced frequently leading up to the Winter Showcase. Photo by Sharon Tung.

Sharon Tung

December 7, 2015

When Urban Soul Movement president junior Robert Zhou performed a “windmill” and a “halo,” the audience screamed, whooed and cheered on the bleachers of the school gym. The Winter Showcase, on Dec. 5, was a chance to improve USM’s publicity and image. “When you think of hip-hop, a ...

Music: Miley Cyrus’s ‘Bangerz’ not as bad as expected

Featuring a cover that evokes a “Miami Vice” vibe, Miley Cyrus’s fourth music album “Bangerz” comes after weeks of anticipation (or lack thereof), following a series of provocative performances and music videos. Source: RCA Records.

Shuyi Qi

October 14, 2013

  ...but still kind of bad. Read More »