Tag Archives: Music

Review: ‘If You Leave’ by Daughter bleeds emotion

I first happened upon the band Daughter when exploring the wonderful thing that is the YouTube suggestion bar. Their sound immediately drew me in and I have been listening to them continually ever since. Daughter is an indie rock, alternative, … Continue reading

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Five reasons to play the ukulele

Ukuleles have become very popular over the past few years and it is no surprise. These quaint little stringed instruments bring lots of joy and charm to those who play and listen. Here are five reasons to play the ukulele:

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How Generous are you? MercyMe’s song “The Generous Mr. Lovewell “

This weeks song features MercyMe’s  , “The Generous Mr. Lovewell .” This song describes a person who realizes how much influence they have because of the love of Jesus living inside of them. Because we have been born again, as … Continue reading

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York Catholic High School Performs “Beauty and the Beast”

York Catholic’s musical this year is Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” Based on the beloved children’s movie, the musical follows the timeless story of Belle and the Beast. Belle saves her father by agreeing to stay in an eerie castle … Continue reading

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“American Idol”: The Downfall of the Nation’s Favorite Reality Show

The premiere of “American Idol” is approaching and the show is already spelling out disaster. Why the judges and singers should brace themselves for the downfall of the nation’s favorite reality show.

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Five Tips to Beat the After-Christmas Blues

The presents have been unwrapped, the cookies are almost gone, the tree is looking droopy, and there are no more excuses to put off all of the homework your teachers assigned for break. December is almost over, and you already … Continue reading

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York Catholic’s Annual Christmas Concert

http://yorkcatholic.org/current-students/news/ It’s that time of year again so get in the Christmas spirit by coming to York Catholic’s annual Christmas Concert! Junior high band and choir, Senior high band and choir, ukulele club, and many more groups will be playing … Continue reading

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Fall in Love with Old School Love

Hip-hop music that tells a story has been scarce lately, with a majority of songs promoting provocative dancing and risky behaviors on a catchy, heavy bass track dominating the airwaves. The opposite is true for Lupe Fiasco’s latest single, Old … Continue reading

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Katie Siple

Hi everyone! My name’s Katie Siple, and I’m one of the newest members of  Teen Takeover. I’ll be a junior at York Catholic High School this year. Yes, that does mean I wear a uniform everyday, but I can’t say … Continue reading

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The music group Phoenix releases new album Bankrupt!

Teen writer, Sarah Crawford reviews Phoenix’s new album “Bankrupt!.”

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