Music Playlist: November Thanks [MUSE]

Music Playlist: November Thanks [MUSE]

Grace Xu and Shruthi Ravichandran

November 27, 2019

With Thanksgiving tomorrow, here’s a playlist to celebrate friends, family, and yourself. Immerse yourself in the lyrics and join the artists in being happy with the present and looking forward to the future. Check out the playlist on Spotify at: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5XOtlQvc2Kj7IXMixNvUAg?si=40p3oHCjRtSUpjiLoUEQuA.  ___________________ Playlist: November Thanks Pumpkin pies, giving thanks, dinner tables, cozy feelings, family time, lovely friends, warm ...

Rock Bottom?: CHS students, head of WHJE examine rap recently overtaking rock music for most popular music genre

Sophomore Ella Carlson plays the guitar in  front of her vinyl collection and her record player. Carlson said she learned to play the guitar on her own last summer.

Jesse Cooper, Isabella White

December 13, 2018

Elvis Presley, the Beatles, Little Richard, Ray Charles, and The Rolling Stones—these are the names of the people and bands who contributed to the birth of the rock genre. The electric guitar, the bass, the drums and the lead vocals all create the sound that can make people so excited that they br...

Call It a Comeback: Eminem’s new album to come out Nov. 24

Call It a Comeback: Eminem’s new album  to come out Nov. 24


November 14, 2014

A year after his release of  “The Marshall Mathers LP 2,” Eminem will release his new album, “Shady XV,” on Nov. 24. The album commemorates the 15-year release of his debut, “The Slim Shady LP,” and will feature two discs. One will consist of Shady Records’ greatest hits, and the othe...

Hip Hop Club Begins Year

Pinnacle adviser Nicole Laughrey smiles near the entrance to the communications department. She said everyone who purchased a yearbook will receive the supplement as well.


September 8, 2014

Hip Hop Club is beginning to get in routine for the 2014-2015 school year. The club had one meeting and has already started their weekly meetings. Nicole Laughrey, sponsor of Hip Hop Club, encourages students to attend the meetings. “It is an incredibly fun club with a ton of nice people involved,”...

Lollapalooza. Critics should realize that the music festival will be amazing no matter the lineup.


May 22, 2014

Lollapalooza is an annual mega-concert held in Chicago that showcases musical artists both mainstream and independent from across the world. Ever since the concerts’ manifestation in 1991, Lollapalooza has long drawn criticism from people after the annual lineup has been  released.  Every year, there ...

Global Giving to host talent showcase in spring


February 12, 2013

Global Giving is continuing to plan the showcase which is going to take place in March or April, according to sponsor Ryan Ringenberg. The past few years, Global Giving has hosted Carmel’s Best Dance Crew, but because Hip-Hop Club isn’t as large as it used to be, it has decided to change the dance...

Student involvement in hip hop culture increases

DANCE DANCE REVOLUTION: Leo Kim, hip hop club member and junior, practices his dance moves after school.


February 23, 2012

For many, the modern day definition of hip hop is associated with the rap music of radio airwaves and inner city youths. For junior Leo Kim, hip hop is much more personal. Kim said he began breakdancing– or ‘b-boying’, as he and others of the hip hop culture call it– about two and a half years...