High Life

“I’m a roman candle, my head is full of flames,” Elliott Smith sings in the title track to his album Roman Candle.

Roman Candle, an Album by Elliott Smith 9.6/10

Audrey Ramirez, Contributing Writer March 19, 2021

Recorded on a four-track recorder in his girlfriend’s basement, Elliott Smith manages to combine soulful lyrics and lo-fi folk instrumentals to create his absolutely stunning debut album Roman Candle....

Deep dish pizza with bacon and pepperoni

BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse: An Amazing Experience

Jaylan Miller, Contributing Writer March 19, 2021

This has been an amazing experience. BJ’s Restaurant in Torrance, Ca. was the perfect place to order takeout. We ordered a Wing Dinner and some Salmon, Salad and Green Beans. When arriving to pick...

A closer look inside bag of seafood.

Honest Review of the Restaurant Claws

Alyssa Thomas, Contributing Writer March 19, 2021

Seafood is one of the most versatile foods. Different types of seafood, different ways to eat/cook it; there are so many options that seafood can please everyone. One of the options that I personally...

How Awesome is this Sushi? Very

Cece Hallock, Contributing Writer March 19, 2021

Picture a Ma 'n Pa shop mixed with a trendy, modern sushi joint, and what comes to mind will probably look a lot like Awesome Sushi. Located on the corner of Clark Avenue and Willow Street, this restaurant...

Wings By BTS

Wings By BTS

Lacey Lonon, Contributing Writer March 18, 2021

The Korean boy band BTS released their 2nd full album, Wings, on October 10, 2016, under their label BigHit.  The album includes the track “Blood, Sweat, and Tears”, which gave the boy group their...

The Weeknd’s “After Hours” album — a story about a beautifully toxic relationship

The Weeknd’s “After Hours” album — a story about a beautifully toxic relationship

Jenelle Macapaz, Contributing Writer March 18, 2021

When fans and other music enthusiasts learned that three-time Grammy winner The Weeknd was not nominated for a Grammy this year, despite his record-breaking feats and well-received praise from music critics,...

Ben Platt’s Sing To Me Instead Album Review

Ben Platt’s Sing To Me Instead Album Review

Heidi Sandoval, Contributing Writer March 18, 2021

At a young age, Ben Platt became interested in the theatre arts. When he was 11, he took the opportunity to do a small tour with the musical Caroline, or Change. Since his debut in the musicals, The Book...

On the  left is the Mac and Cheetos
In the middle is the 
House made  granola 
On the right is the Banana's Foster
I recommend all of them.

Food Review: The Attic on Broadway

sierra brott-hunter , staff writter February 10, 2021

The Attic on Broadway story is that Steve the owner opened it in 2012. It was not always a restaurant, it was a house that he turned into the restaurant. The staff members are so nice they treat you like...

Movie Review: Holiday In Handcuffs

Movie Review: Holiday In Handcuffs

Alexander Phouma , Staff Writer December 16, 2020

Holiday in Handcuffs is a Christmas movie that came out back in 2007 and aired on ABC Family, now known as Freeform. It’s about a women named Gertrude, who also went by “Trudie” in the film and was...

Moose: As Advertised EP Review

Moose: As Advertised EP Review

Madeline Milton, Gallery Editor May 25, 2020

“This feeling is overpowering” for Chris (AKA: Moose), and so are the sounds used on his debut EP. I never imagined an indie band creating an album so bad that it’s worse than Justin Bieber, but...

“Sex Education”

Zinia Francis, Staff Writer February 18, 2020

Last year in January a show on Netflix was released called Sex Education. The show is about a socially awkward high school student, Otis, who has no experience in “making love” but is advanced in the...

“Hiccups”, a Thai, Chinese and Vietnamese fusion restaurant

Yoslynn Paredes, Contributing Writer January 29, 2020

Hiccups is a restaurant located at 1946 N Lakewood Blvd Long Beach, CA 90815 which offers a wide variety of milk teas, smoothies, fruity teas, and slushies. They also have many different types of food...

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