“Music speaks what cannot be expressed, soothes the mind and gives it a rest, heals the heart and makes it whole, flows from heaven to the soul”. “BEEP BEEP”, goes your alarm to wake you up for school. You hit the snooze button and turn on your morning playlist to start getting ready. You..
Who are the Bad Suns? The Bad Suns are an American rock band that was formed in 2012 by Christo Bowman, Gavin Bennett, Miles Morris and Ray Libby. Furthermore, many of the band members are from Los Angeles, California. In addition, The group has been signed to Vagrant Records in which they released their album..
Who are the Imagine Dragons? Imagine Dragons is an American rock and alternative band from Las Vegas, which includes Dan Reynolds, Wayne Sermon, Ben McKee, and drummer Daniel Platzman. The band was first recognized in 2012 as they released their album Night Visions and it’s beginning single “It’s Time”. Furthermore, Imagine Dragons were placed at the top..
Music is the form of art that gives people pleasure, joy, and a place to seek refuge. It is a wonderful thing that every person can experience in a different manner. Some people listen to music specifically for the artist, while others listen to music to enjoy themselves. Personally, music is a way to escape..
Kendrick Lamar’s latest hit has failed to disappoint fans, as the urban legend knocks another song out of the park. (or as King Kendrick puts it “his left stroke just went viral.”) Before I get into this article, I recommend readers watch and listen to his new song “Humble.” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvTRZJ-4EyI) What makes this new song..
Music is something most people around the world adore. In fact, an average kid listens to 2.5 hours of music per day! Music is composed to inspire those who need to be entertained. People listen to music almost all the time, when taking a shower, on their way to school and back, during study hours,..
Have you ever been told that music could somehow make you smarter? Technically, that statement isn’t entirely true but there is something called “The Mozart Effect” and that is actually real. You might be wondering what the Mozart Effect even is right about now and why you should even think to care about it. The..
The Last Shadow Puppets (TLSP) are a British band consisting of Alex Turner of the Arctic Monkeys, and Miles Kane of the Rascals. They play music that fuses rock and orchestra, also known as baroque-rock music. The band released their debut album, The Age of the Understatement, in 2008. It had a very melodramatic 60’s..
If you’ve never heard of Pink Floyd, fear not, this article is going to inform you of why Pink Floyd is one of the greatest artists in this world. You’ve probably heard of some of their things without realizing it, but if you’ve never heard of them, they’re the creators of the album “The Dark..
Ashley Frangipane, also known by her stage name Halsey, was born on September 29 1994 in New Jersey. The name ‘Halsey’ was chosen because it is anagram of her real name additionally it is also a street in Brooklyn where she spent most of her time in her teenage years. Growing up, she played the..
You might think of rappers as men who wear oversized shirts and saggy pants with heavy gold chains around their necks. Now we can all thank G-Eazy for changing the game. The man who wears all black, has gold fangs, and calls himself ‘the villain’. “I’ve been interested in fashion and style since I was..
Henri Rousseau was born in Laval, France on May 21, 1844 and died on September 2, 1910. Henri grew up in a middle-class family. During his lifetime, as a boy he worked in his father’s plumbing business. He worked for a lawyer then moved to Paris in 1868, where he began working as a toll..
Sometimes I’ll talk about Kurt Cobain, and I’ll get responses like “isn’t that the guy who killed himself?” Media and people usually focus on his death and ignore all of his achievements and his influence on the world. No, he is not ‘some dead guy.’ Not to mention how some people just spend their time..
This year, the National Honor Society – or better known as NHS – is hosting its first ever Arts Festival! The event will be held on Saturday, November 19th, 2016 at 12:00 PM and will be jam-packed with numerous forms of art. The purpose of this festival is essentially to showcase the many artists of..
Saturday 23rd of April marked the 5th annual blast heavy metal concert in Egypt. It was a long night or rocking, head banging, and just general awesome music. The lineup in these years concert consisted of the usual local bands, this time being Odious and Medic, and featured some huge surprise names, prime of which..
Bob Dylan once said, “A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” Rarely do individuals do what they truly want to do or be true to themselves, especially teenagers. As a High Schooler, whether you’re a freshman, sophomore,..
Music Poem Music is an escape from reality, Music is its own mentality. Holding me tight, Helping me through the night. Filling up the emptiness inside my soul, Making me feel like a whole. It’s the release from my mind and body, Its more than just a hobby. Feeling the bitterness wash away, Music brightens..
Many people that listening to music, or specifically Mozart, will make them smarter and make their children smarter. They believe that it will raise their IQ in the long run. Although this theory has been disproved in most studies, some studies still show a small yet significant effect on IQ. The Mozart effect was a..
On April 28, 2014, the AIS had it’s very first pop concert! Music students played multiple pop songs, ranging from slow songs, to up beat ones The high school Jazz Band performed a series of songs, including some classic Beatles songs. Moreover, the high school girls choir presented the audience with an exceptional performance as..
Karem Mahmoud was one of the most renowned and admired composers in Egyptian history. Born on the 16th of Match, 1922, near the coastal city of Alexandria, he was deemed a musical prodigy by his music professors at an early age. He eventually mastered multiple complex songs by Sayed Darwish, and many more. His skills..