Musical comedian comes to Austin, delights audience

Sara Phillips

March 11, 2015

Filed under Music, Reviews

Bo Burnham is a god among mortals. Actually, he's a 6'5" 24-year-old comedian/singer/pianist who is self-professed to look like a cross between Ellen DeGeneres and a giraffe. But I digress. I discovered Bo last summer after...

Drake drops surprise album

Nikki Humble

March 9, 2015

Filed under Music, Reviews

By now I think we are all aware that Drake dropped an album unannounced à la Beyoncé on Feb. 13. I wasn’t sure what to expect then, but all I know now is that If Youre Reading This Its Too Late [sic] is eloquent. The whole...

2 Times the Cellist

Julia Rasor

March 9, 2015

Filed under Music, Reviews

They were once two solo cellists performing as rivals in the classical music world. Alone, they individually succeeded in achieving many awards honoring their cello skills and gaining renowned recognition. Upon the decision to...

Four students selected for TMEA All-State Choir

Jack Stenglein

January 27, 2015

Filed under Music, News

More than 100 students from various schools wait nervously as a judge reads a list of names to the assembled group. When he is finished, many of them seem disappointed, but a large number are also celebrating. Just four Westlake...

Jam Fest photo gallery

Jam Fest photo gallery

January 23, 2015

Choir gets into the holiday spirit

Sara Phillips

December 16, 2014

Filed under Columns, Music

Winter is a busy time of year for the Westlake choir. On Dec. 6, members performed in the annual Winter Concert in the Performing Arts Center. “Performing is unlike any other experience,” senior Brittany Wetmore said....

Justin Timberlake puts on amazing show

Emily Martin

December 11, 2014

Filed under Music, Reviews

We were on the floor in row 17. The countdown began: 5,4,3,2,1. And there he was. Justin Timberlake rising from the stage. Just him and a microphone. I have wanted to see Justin Timberlake in concert for years now. After so much...