M A N I A: Song by Song

Public domain image, obtained from Fall Out Boy's Facebook page.

Rachel Howard, Reporter

January 29, 2018

It’s been a long nine months for Fall Out Boy fans since the band first announced their seventh studio album back in April of 2017. The band pushed back the full release, originally slated for last September, until Jan. 19, scrapping all but a handful of their tracks for a re-record and keeping fan...

Seeing Purple: Fall Out Boy Teases Seventh Studio Album

Cover art for Fall Out Boy's new album,

Rachel Howard, Reporter

May 10, 2017

April 27 was a quiet Thursday like any other. Jaded students and teens at CAHS and across the country studied anxiously for AP exams and slogged through the end-of-the-year lethargy, unaware of the “tweetstorm” about to ensue. It was on that day that Fall Out Boy unleashed “Young and Menace,” th...

Music and the Body

Music and the Body

Lydia Oven, Alex Redd, Anastasia Reimann, and Orion Lenz

December 9, 2015

Ever wondered how music can affect you physically? This informative video lets us in on the buzz behind the notes.

In the chair with Cody Lovaas

Lovaas sings and smiles on stage.

Sabina Hahn and Tony Salvato

March 9, 2015

[VIDEO] After performing a concert for his senior project, senior Cody Lovaas sat down with Editor-in-Chief, Sabina Hahn, and Crimson reporter, Tony Salvato, and answered some questions.

Caimans showcase musical ability at the Talent Show

The Caiman Crescendos pose at the end of “Seize the Day.” Chase McCarthy directed the choreography for the choir. Photo taken by Michaela Sanderson.

Jakob Woo-Ming, Reporter

March 5, 2015

ESCONDIDO - On February 27, students and parents gathered in Caiman Hall to witness the 7th Annual Talent Show. The yearly event brought the musically talented from all across the school together to perform in one place. Students auditioned to be part of the production as early as February 10. The...

Film Festival movies capture the audience’s attention

Fellow film directors clap as Isaac Brown wins the award for directing the Best Comedy. Photo taken by Ethan Shicks.

Jakob Woo-Ming, Reporter

March 2, 2015

Movies, stars, and movie stars. These words describe CAHS’ 2015 Film Festival. On February 20, Friday night, ASB put on a movie marathon of 13 original films created by CAHS students. While not labeled as a formal event, people dressed formally. At the same time, ASB provided a massive concessions...

How “irresistible” is Fall Out Boy’s newest album?

How “irresistible” is Fall Out Boy’s newest album?

Jakob Woo-Ming, Reporter

February 6, 2015

It’s been nearly 15 years since Fall Out Boy first hit the music industry. The band, known for blending pop and punk into its songs, decided to experiment in its latest sixth album, American Beauty/American Psycho. The band also experimented with different styles in its previous album, Save Rock and Roll. With five albums already under their belt, Fall Out Boy decided to take their ...

When is music bad, and why?

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Micah Summers, Reporter

November 10, 2014

An editorial argument on the most influential weapon existent.

Who killed the music industry? Tune-Yards’ sophomore album “W H O K I L L” certainly didn’t

Courtesy of 4AD Records

Abel Siemens, Reporter

October 8, 2014

Throughout 2011, the indie rock genre surged through the music industry, introducing popular artists including Passion Pit, Arctic Monkeys, and Sleigh Bells; however, this massive movement left many smaller artists in the dust. Tune-Yards followed this movement along with hundreds of other musicians,...

The sound of Kettle

Sophomore Audrey Vernier performs an original song at the Open Mic at Kettle Coffe & Tea in Escondido. Many students came that day to hang out and listen to songs and poetry.

Michaela Sanderson, Reporter

October 1, 2014

ESCONDIDO — An assortment of people and the smell of coffee fill Kettle Coffee & Tea in downtown Escondido on a daily basis. Locals know of this little shop due to its drinks and pastries, as well as its weekly open mic. It gives anyone the opportunity to share their vocal talents by simply signing...

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