The OHS Press

Student reporter Johnny Mocny deems “The Martian” out of this world

Johnny Mocny, Student Reporter

November 4, 2015

Matt Damon is an American treasure. Between him and Ben Affleck, I would not hesitate to give up Affleck first. Sorry, Ben. I loved Argo. Despite his talent, Damon has not been the lead in an amazing movie for a little while. Th...

Staffer impressed with up-and-coming artist Halsey

Kalina Hertafeld, Student Reporter

September 27, 2015

Halsey, a young female singer/songwriter storms the music scene with her first full length alt-pop album, Badlands. Halsey’s cool alternative sound is reminiscent of Lorde, with a bit more attitude, and her latest releases hav...

“Rockland” solid album despite falling short of previous releases

Zeke Polken, Copy Editor

March 2, 2015

Back in 2013, I discovered four-piece Norwegian folk/cabaret/rock/pop girl group Katzenjammer online, and had them on repeat for essentially the rest of my junior year. Despite being virtually unknown in the USA, their unique...

“Dream Your Life Away” is a dream for folk genre

Nick Merrill, Campus Editor

October 9, 2014

Australian-born Vance Joy first gave us a taste of his folk/indie music style when he released his EP, “God Loves You When You’re Dancing,” back in 2013. When I first heard his single “Riptide” illegally used in a GoPro...

Rapper Danny Brown blows audience away

Bella Isaacs, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2014

On April 22, Detroit-born rap artist, Danny Brown performed at the Loft, one of Lansing’s most popular concert venues. Brown’s music is often classified under “progressive-rap” with its synthesized beats and lyrics...

New ABC show About A Boy quickly wins over viewers

Catherine McQuaid, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2014

Feb. 22, 2014 was the premiere of a new NBC drama called About a Boy. The show is titled and modeled after About a Boy, a novel written in 1998 by British author Nick Hornby, which was turned into a movie in 2002, under the sa...

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