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Hookslide Interview

After their performance, Hookslide sat down with The Smoke Signal for an exclusive interview on how the group got formed, their style in music and…


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Hookslide Review

By Jordan Zhang There are two things to keep in mind: Hookslide has only four members, Paul “Bud” Anderson, George Hoffman, Jon Pilat, and MSJ…


The Social Network

By Vaishaal Shankar Director David Fincher illustrates the classical tale of heartbreak, friendship, and betrayal wrapped around the tumultuous beginnings of Facebook in The Social…


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‘Hands All Over’

By Edward Nguyen Following their previous success with the 2007 release, “It Won’t Be Soon,” Maroon 5 is back with its signature beats and funky rhythm…





Kaleidoscope Heart

By Aileen Lu Sara Bareilles has some large shoes to fill for her return to the music scene following her Grammy-nominated hit “Love Song” and…