Shout Out Reviews

Music reviews of new and old albums in pop, rock, folk, jazz, blues, classical, world, hip-hop, and country.

March 2016

The Real Deal: The Sims 2

By: Ny’Stacia Hechavarria The Sims 2! What great memories of staying up all night playing and into the next day. The Sims is a 2 player game that is a real life simulation video game. The Sims 2 was released in September 2004, and over 100 million copies were sold. The main mission of a

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The Perfect TV Show……PSYCH

By: Alima Mootoo Having a sixth sense seems to be all the rage in entertainment, and Psych doesn’t disappoint in that area. Psych is about the son of a former police officer named Shawn Spencer who pretends to be a psychic. Regardless of his façade, Spencer successfully solves case after case for the Santa Barbara police

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Featured Art Piece of the Week

Student Artist: Cadie McLain Title: “Seeing Time” Grade: 11 Media: Oil Pastels Artist Statement: My artwork is about time. I wanted to show value and I wanted the emphasis to be on the blue eye, so I left everything in black and white except the eye. I picked time and clocks because I wanted it

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Splinter Cell: The Game of Missions

Review by: Ny’Stacia Hechavarria Blacklist is an action-adventure stealth game, based on the main character, Sam Fisher. Fisher is a spymaster who is working to stop a group of terrorists (called Engineers) from recalling all its troops stationed abroad. Most missions are based on not being “caught.” You can complete levels by taking cover, and

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Netflix Binging the good, the bad, the ugly!

By: Kathryn Crigger Netflix is a movie streaming site that has gotten quite popular- along with other streaming sites like Hulu, Amazon Prime, among others. Many students use it to binge- watch many episodes of a series- their favorite shows and movies . This all comes with some pros and cons. While you can watch

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An app to get addicted to! Pinterest

Smartphones come with a boatload of different apps that their owners can download to satisfy all their needs and wants. One of these many apps is Pinterest, an online pinboard. “Pinterest is a social network that allows users to visually share, and discover new interests by posting (known as ‘pinning’ on Pinterest) images or videos

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Got Mud?

By: Amber Elvis PV 4×4 mud bog is a place to have fun while watching all kinds of vehicles and ATVS  sand drag, mud bog, and mud race. For all of you that like to show off your trucks, they have a place for you to ride around and do just that, showoff. There’s always

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Assassin’s Creed

By: Ny’Stacia Hechavarria Assassin’s Creed is based on fictional history. The game’s main character is Desmond, who experiences the memories of his ancestors through an advanced device called the Animus. While the gameplay is based on stealth and free running there is gruesome violence.  Even with the violence of the game there is a wonderful

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SNAPCHAT: Is it all that?

By: Tieyanna Potts Snapchat is a great app to use when trying to show your friends what you’re doing in the moment. First, you have to download the app. Then, you open it and make an account. Once you have created a Snapchat name you can share it with your friends, and if you have

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GTA 5’s Online Players

By: Ny’Stacia Hechavarria Have you ever noticed how rude Grand Theft Auto 5’s online players are? This rudeness becomes even more evident if you use a microphone to talk to other players. There’s more racism online than in real life, honestly. GTA 5 has to be the only game that would ever cause you to

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