Tag: ALYSSA ALDRETE

Viewpoints excels at National College Media Convention, awards show

Staff Report Viewpoints took home a total of 15 awards, including two national awards, at the Spring National College Media Convention on March 20. News Editor Cheetara Piry was also re-elected Journalism Association of Community Colleges Southern California president. The staff placed second in the Associated Collegiate Press National Best of Show for their print

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Memphis May Fire rocks San Diego

ALYSSA ALDRETE | ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Memphis May Fire does not believe in rear-view mirrors. The melodic hardcore band, hailing from Dallas, Texas, have been through their fair share of trials and tribulations in the music industry. Having issues with record labels, lineup changes and artistic freedom, on top of the trivial drama that

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Of Mice & Men bring unfamiliar sound

ALYSSA ALDRETE | A&E EDITOR In the last six years that post-hardcore vocalist Austin Carlile has been around, the man has definitely made a name for himself – or rather, a sound. A sound so distinct that even he may not be able to measure up to it anymore. Carlile, now in his fifth year

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‘This is growing up’

Blink-182 performs anniversary show in Los Angeles ALYSSA ALDRETE | INSCAPE EDITOR In 2005, Blink-182 released a music video for the song “Not Now,” the last official song from their “Greatest Hits” compilation. It featured clips from their past videos, first shown as faded photographs on the wall, then zoomed in and played, while panning to

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The Brits have landed in Los Angeles

ALYSSA ALDRETE | INSCAPE EDITOR Everyone stands as close as possible, and for a single night, you don’t mind if someone’s sweaty skin is against yours. Everyone around you is singing just as loud as you are. You look up to see your hand and dozens of others in the air, as this group sings lyrics back

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