Entertainment : Bear Facts

Karmin’s album Pulses through speakers

April 22, 2014 • sara pardej, editor-in-chief  
Filed under Entertainment

Karmin’s new album will get your heart beating and your mind racing. The album, Pulses, features everything from dance songs, to rap, to heart-felt serenades. Karmin is best known for their 2012 hit song, “Brokenhearted,” but Pulses deviates from their clean and polished pop sound. Pulses is Karmin’s... Read more »

Sing along with spring musical The Music Man

Sing along with spring musical The Music Man

April 15, 2014 • stephanie pavin, entertainment writer  
Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

Student performers and audience members will be perfectly in tune when The Music Man marches onto the PAC stage April 23-25. The musical showcases a variety of entertainment, such as singing, dancing, and comedy. “It’s a classic, very family-friendly musical,” David Harmon, director and... Read more »

Students pursue music careers

April 15, 2014 • michael gallagher, entertainment writer  
Filed under Entertainment

Two LZHS students hope to go from writing songs after school to a successful music career. Although this idea to some may seem far-fetched, it is what they are willing to work for and have already started and continue to work and get their names out to the public. Collin Covert, junior, is currently... Read more »

“Mr. LZ: The 2014 Edition” comes to a close; Lehtinen takes the crown

March 20, 2014 • lexi fye, entertainment editor  
Filed under Entertainment

The new Mr. LZ has been crowned, and Chris Lehtinen, senior, is the winner. The varsity Poms ran the event Wednesday, March 19, a night for voting, along with many laughs and “awww’s.” Lehtinen bested 11 other candidates at the competition, which highlighted annual events such as the “mom... Read more »

Childish Gambino’s because the internet falls flat of hype

March 19, 2014 • genna danial, viewpoint writer  
Filed under Entertainment

Listening to Childish Gambino’s new album because the internet is like listening to five different rap songs at the same time, and not in a good way. Childish Gambino changes musical styles from piano, to jazz, to electronic, to rap, to softer R&B, back to rap, all within a couple seconds of one... Read more »

From amateur status to Sirius XMU’s most played: Chvrches and “The Mother We Share”

From amateur status to Sirius XMU’s most played: Chvrches and “The Mother We Share”

March 18, 2014 • lexi fye, entertainment editor  
Filed under Entertainment

In just a few years, Scottish band Chvrches was able to climb the rankings and make it on BBC’s most promising talents of 2013.  They recently distributed the latest CD on iTunes in September called The Bones of What You Believe. The music is entertaining and great to listen to from the beginning... Read more »

Little Red: fun, unique, and meaningful

March 17, 2014 • sara pardej, editor-in-chief  
Filed under Entertainment

Smooth, relaxing, yet invigorating, Katy B’s new album, Little Red, is a wonderful combination of electronic beats, house music, and a hint of R&B. Kathleen Anne Brien, Katy B, is a British singer/songwriter who attended the BRIT School (a British school for art and technology), the same school... Read more »

Imagine Dragons performs at Allstate Arena

March 14, 2014 • julia kuhn, indepth editor  
Filed under Entertainment

    You are sitting in an arena with thousands of other fans. Suddenly, everything goes dark. The crowd’s cheers become deafening. Multi-colored lights start to swirl around you as the energizing lyrics and guitar-laden sounds of Imagine Dragons fill the air. “It’s time to begin…” That was... Read more »

Who will be the future Mr. LZ?

Who will be the future Mr. LZ?

March 11, 2014 • lexi fye, entertainment editor  
Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

‘Twas the week before Mr. LZ, and all through the town, not a contestant was resting, they were working for the crown.  The talents were chosen and practiced with care, in hopes of taking the trophy without feeling despair. The final competition and show for Mr. LZ will be happening next Wednesday,... Read more »

Beachy reads for your spring break

March 11, 2014 • bear facts staff  
Filed under Entertainment

Whether or not you’re spending spring break in the sand and sun, Bear Facts knows you want to escape this winter’s cold, and what better way than through a sunny read? Bear Facts recommends these beachy reads: Book of Bright Ideas by Sandra Kring: When nine-year old Evelyn “Button” Peters... Read more »

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