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Weezer “blessed the rains” with a new cover album

Weezer “blessed the rains” with a new cover album

Ana Gonzalez, Head Editor

January 26, 2019


Filed under Culture

Many of you may have heard of a different version of Toto’s “Africa” played on our Houston-area radio stations in the past eight months. If you were wondering who was the band behind it, it’s none other than Weezer, the same band that brought you “Beverly Hills”, “Say it Ain’t So”,...

Student-artist inspires with ‘Elevate’

Student-artist inspires with ‘Elevate’

Alyssa Foley, News Editor

June 30, 2017


Filed under Culture, Showcase

“You can’t sing.” It was a typical day before a music appreciation class at Houston Community College when a fellow student accused Ayo Shofoluwe of not being able to sing. Ayo responded by singing John Legend’s ‘Save Room’ and their professor walked into the room as the class was...

Artistic Growth: Taz Da Realist

Artistic Growth: Taz Da Realist

Jessica Alexander, Contributor

February 11, 2016


Filed under Culture

"Some say I changed. I just drew a bigger line.” – Taz (Headline Remix) There are many kinds of people, artists and music genres. Everyday, we try to discover something or someone new, especially when it comes to music. For a new vibe, look no further then Taz Da Realist. She is known as Kela...

Meet The Rest of the Guys

Meet The Rest of the Guys

Christopher Joseph, Staff Writer

February 16, 2015


Filed under Culture

“The Rest of the Guys” have played at local Houston hot spots such as Fitzgerald’s and Notsuoh. These guys have been playing music since 2012 and they soon plan to release a full album and also go on tour. “Music is something I cherish a lot in my life, music is something I want to do as a career,” Menjivar explained. “We are a mix of different genres from alternative rock to a little bit more hard rock to punk rock and some indie,” said Menjivar about the band’s sound. The band’s influence is diverse when it comes to its members. Some are influenced by Iggy Pop, Weezer, Led Zeppelin, Arctic Monkeys, and Aaron Carter.

HCC Southwest College Studio Class Recital 2014

HCC Southwest College Studio Class Recital 2014

Chutiya Metheesupapak, Contributor

December 17, 2014


Filed under Culture, Video

On Dec 6, HCC Southwest Music Department of Fine Arts started off the Christmas Season with the performances of voice students featuring in “HCC Southwest College Studio Class Recital” at HCC Fine Arts Center Recital Hall, Stafford Campus. The audience members were mostly friends, family members...

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