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Tiller remains ‘True to Self’

Danny Bracco , R3 Sports Editor

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

After his debut album TRAPSOUL peaked at No. 8 on the Billboard album charts in 2015, Bryson Tiller has become close to a household name. Out of Louisville, KY, Bryson Tiller is a 24-year-old artist who blends a soft R&B sound w...

Album: An All Time ‘Eh’

Chelsea Frisch and Anna Masciandaro

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

   Last Friday, All Time Low released their new album, Last Young Renegade. It’s the first album they’ve released in a year, and their seventh album overall. The album is good, but ultimately falls short of our expectations...

Music artists branch out from pop music roots

Catherine Moore, Free-lance Writer

June 9, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Iris

        It came as a shock to many young Disney Channel fans when Miley Cyrus abandoned her country-girl, ringlet-curl image for a platinum blonde pixie cut makeover. Instead of singing about “The Climb,” she swung around...

Not-so-Wonder Woman

Matt Meusel, R1 Features Editor

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Reviews

Two hours and twenty minutes of unbearable plot lines put Wonder Woman right up there on the list of recent superhero duds. It makes you wonder why you just wasted your time and money at the theater.       Wonder...

Song of the Summer 2017

Danny Bracco, R3 Sports Editor

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Missing Content, Multimedia, Slideshows

    Drake’s “One Dance.” The Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel My Face.” MAGIC!’s “Rude.” Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ “Can’t Hold Us.” What do all of these songs have in common? Each was regarded as song of the sum...

Staff Picks for the Summer

Noelle Mesbah, Web Editor

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Multimedia, Web

      Now that school is coming to a close, it's time for students to stop worrying about tests and homework and focus on what's really important: music. Summer is the time for your most upbeat and carefree beats; a happy soundtr...

Netflix cancellation of The Get Down lets down students

Greta Frontero, R2 Editor-in-Chief

June 9, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Iris

      The Netflix original series The Get Down has been cancelled after just one season. Because it is such a racially inclusive show that portrays the beginnings of hip-hop culture in the 1970s, the cancellation has sparked...

Into the Music of Blue Moon Under

Noelle Mesbah, Web Editor

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Iris News

From Mayhem to the Spring Fling to Homecoming, WHS’s newest student-led band has been touring all over town this past year, sharing their music and talent with peers and beyond. Blue Moon Under has been seen on just abou...

Summer (Netflix) Lovin’

Stewie Pollock, Iris News/Features Editor

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Iris News

   WHS students have some big plans for the summer, and one of the most common plans involves lying down on the couch with their laptops while watching lots of House of Cards, Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad and more on Netflix....

Female superheroes: Entertaining and empowering

Olivia Morrison, Free-lance Writer

June 9, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Iris

      Like a lot of girls, I’ve never been a die-hard fan of superhero movies. They were always long and unrealistic, making it arduous for me to sit through. I was never interested in watching a bunch of heroes save the da...

From WHS to ‘Seth Meyers’: Non-traditional path takes ’73 alum to late-night success

Olivia Morrison, Free-lance Writer

June 9, 2017

Filed under Iris, Iris News

      WHS alum Mr. Thomas Ucciferri has traveled the world capturing major events and adding to, what he likes to call, his “bag of credentials.” Currently the acting stage manager for Late Night With Seth Meyers, Uc...

Dancing and fund-raising for kids

May 12, 2017

Filed under Iris

by Eric StormsDancing just got a lot more meaningful.To raise funds for charity, more than 300 colleges across the country hold dance marathons for the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) of hospitals. On May 19, the WHS Comm...