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Madison Beer Goes Strong on Her Debut Album ‘As She Pleases’

Madison Beer Goes Strong on Her Debut Album ‘As She Pleases’

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

What are you doing when you are a teenager? You probably haven’t released a seven song LP (long playing extended play album) to a fan base that is 10 million strong. 18 year old Madison Beer was discovered by Justin Bieber on Youtube when she was just 13 years old, signing her to Island Records. Beer...

Not just a Regular Dad, A DJ Dad

Not just a Regular Dad, A DJ Dad

Madison Osberger-Low, Sports Editor

March 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

AHS alumni, Michael Nakagawa, also known as DJ Naka G, has covered four Olympics while living out his dream as a disc jockey. For the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, Korea, DJ Naka G helped local Olympians (Alex Ferreira and Torin Yater-Wallace) select music to represent them while they competed in the...

Friday Night Tykes

Friday Night Tykes

Gage Redman, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Sports

All youth sports fans, football fanatics, or even people who love the state of Texas; today is your lucky day. About a week ago, MTV's Friday Night Tykes came out with their fourth and most popular season yet. Friday Night Tykes is a youth football documentary that follows some of the best Pee-Wee ...

The Seven Resturant Wonders of Aspen

The Seven Resturant Wonders of Aspen

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Aspen has many delicious restaurants, but many are off the most popular streets and worth a visit. While Aspen locals tend to know the best restaurants, many find themselves going to the same popular restaurants in Aspen over and over. These unique locations hide some of the tastiest restaurants in Aspen,...

Thomas Struth Aspen Art Museum Exhibit Review

Thomas Struth Aspen Art Museum Exhibit Review

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In 2015 Thomas Struth sold one of his works for $1,810,000; the second highest amount paid for a photograph that year. Struth is a German artist most known for his incredible photographs. His exhibit at the Aspen Art Museum is photographed all taken in Israel and Palestine taken between 2009 and 2014....

10 Things I Hate About Valentine’s Day

10 Things I Hate About Valentine’s Day

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

If you are stuck single on Valentine’s Day, it can be a bittersweet occasion for the majority of humanity. On this holiday, over one billion greeting cards, 50 million roses, and 36 million assorted chocolate boxes are exchanged. This is one of the only days on the planet that has that many gifts dedica...

Fortnite Fever Takes AHS by Storm

Fortnite Fever Takes AHS by Storm

Maeve McGuire, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

In the late hours of any given school night, most AHS students slave away in front of their schoolwork. However, a new group of AHS students has been hibernating in front of their video game consoles, obsessing over Aspen’s newest addiction: Fortnite.    The game launched in July of 2017, and only ...

My Video Gaming Nightmare Before Christmas

My Video Gaming Nightmare Before Christmas

Aja Schiller, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Spoiler Warning: If you want to play Doki Doki Literature Club then do not read this article. Over four hours of gameplay and a bit of mental scarring later, I finally finished the game Doki Doki Literature Club. The game follows a teenage boy, and his friend Sayori, who is part of a Literature C...

Artist of the Month: Sofia Peterson

Olivia Zwieg, Staff Writer

January 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Sofia Peterson is a senior at AHS and is part of the IB art program, as well as IB film, and IB psychology. She has also taken almost every art class that the school has to offer. Sofia has loved to draw since as long as she can remember. Last summer she completed a three month pre-collegiate art intens...

‘Don’t Smile at Me’ by Billie Eilish is Your Next Obsession

‘Don’t Smile at Me’ by Billie Eilish is Your Next Obsession

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

January 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

If you want to add another incredible artist to your playlist, 15-year old Billie Eilish is your next obsession. Back in 2016, Eilish posted a song called ‘Ocean Eyes’ onto SoundCloud. This song was actually meant for her dance teacher to choreograph too, but the song soon went viral and she quickly...

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s Nutcracker

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s Nutcracker

Tessa Guthrie, Staff Writer

January 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The Nutcracker is one of the most famous classic ballets, having been in production in various forms since 1892. The story includes action, romance, and most importantly beautiful dancing and scenery. The magical story centers around a young girl, named Clara, and her family's Christmas Eve celebration....

The Rave About Riverdale

The Rave About Riverdale

Bella Hoffman, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A new television series this year, Riverdale, has been a huge hit amongst teenagers and adults. I mean who wouldn’t want to see hot guys shirtless on TV? Based on the Archie comics, Riverdale tells the story of Archie Andrews and his friends trying to solve a murder in their town. Season two has j...