Swift’s new sound gains new audience

Swift’s new sound gains new audience

By Mary Kate Frey, Round Table Reporter
September 23, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Moving to Tennessee with her family when she was young, Taylor Swift kick started her music career early. In the beginning of her career, Swift’s music had an undeniable country twang. As Swift’s fame grows and her music becomes ever more popular, her sound has evolved. From her early country sound,... Read more »

Frozen soundtrack freezes at number one

Frozen soundtrack freezes at number one

By Joseph Haddad, Entertainment and Arts Editor
February 4, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment news articles, The Latest

On Nov. 25, 2013, the widely successful soundtrack Frozen was released two days prior to the film. Not only has the movie surpassed 800 million dollars in worldwide box office revenue—the soundtrack has topped back to No. 1 on the Billboard 200. The Disney... Read more »

One Direction croons its audience with Midnight Memories

By Madison Milhous, News Editor
November 26, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment news articles, The Latest

On Nov. 18, One Direction’s latest album, Midnight Memories, was leaked. Ironically, it surfaced the internet at about midnight. The news spread quickly, as fans were excited to hear the album a week early. Last year, the band’s previous album, Take... Read more »

Retailers mix holiday tunes, scents to spur Christmas sales

Retailers mix holiday tunes, scents to spur Christmas sales

December 19, 2012
Filed under Archives, Off the Wire Archives

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Music fills the halls of MHS

January 26, 2012
Filed under Archives, Feature Archives, Feature photo archives

Middletown High School students filled the chorus room on Jan. 26 to practice the music for the upcoming musical, "West Side Story". Auditions for the musical will be held on Jan. 30-31.; sign-ups can be found on the drama board. - Photo by Shannon McKenna

Music in the classroom: help or hinderance?

December 5, 2011
Filed under Archives, Blog Archives

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Music for the soul

June 6, 2011
Filed under Feature Archives, Feature Stories Archives

 By Sarah Weltman Round Table reporter Music: an art of sound in time that expresses ideas and emotions in significant forms through the elements of rhythm, melody, harmony, and color.  Whether its rock & roll, opera, dance, or country, many people all over the world use music... Read more »

Face the music

November 29, 2010
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By Shannon McKenna Round Table editor   He walks down the sidewalk, dancing to his own tune and bobbing his head to the music. Scruffy, sun-bleached hair sticks out from beneath his large, black headphones, which are prominently resting upon his head, covering his ears like fuzzy... Read more »

Music is a universal mood-lifter

May 11, 2010
Filed under Archives, Opinion Archives

By Jason Dagenhart Round Table reporter Music is one of the main components of my life. It fuels me, it keeps me going, it helps me think, it helps me concentrate, and most importantly it helps put me in a better mood when I’m upset. It’s like a... Read more »

Nickelback changes the face of music

April 1, 2010
Filed under Archives, Entertainment Archives

By Sean Raleigh Round Table editor In this world, there are few bands that soar with the eagles like Nickelback. They are a rock in the sea of music, unchanging for almost twenty years. They stand strong, defying to change or show any type of evolution. They refuse to allow... Read more »