Are ‘Perfect Moments’ Overrated?

By: Campbell Petschke Currently listening to: Blue Weekend by Wolf Alice Introduction As a kid a lot of things just fell seamlessly into place. You see your friends, stay up late on weekends, hide your DS under your pillow when you couldn’t sleep… Any news that you heard would mostly conjure up either happiness orContinue reading “Are ‘Perfect Moments’ Overrated?”

Top 30 Tracks of 2021

By: Campbell Petschke Currently Listening to: LIVE LIFE FAST by Roddy Ricch The Year of the Single Every media publication always starts off their year-end lists with some corny opener like ‘2021 was a hell of a year for better or for worse’ or the constant complaint that somewhat resembles ‘we’ve had better years forContinue reading “Top 30 Tracks of 2021”

Who is the Real Villain? Pointing Fingers in the Wrong Direction

Currently Listening to: Sympathy for Life by Parquet Courts Introduction No, this is not an article about the Marvel or DC movies. Nor is it about the stylish, reality defying, action films that we eat up every summer at the theaters where the villain, usually with skin deficiency of some kind, causes terror among theContinue reading “Who is the Real Villain? Pointing Fingers in the Wrong Direction”

Man vs Nature: Animals

By: Campbell Petschke Currently Listening to: You’re Gonna Miss it All by Modern Baseball Introduction When I was in first grade I had an assignment where I basically had to break it to my class that I was awesome through icebreakers that are fun to little kids, but stressful to high schoolers. Questions like whatContinue reading “Man vs Nature: Animals”

Daft Punk Albums Ranked

Currently Listening to: Saturation by Brockhampton Introduction A little over a month ago Daft Punk announced their retirement from music. At least one can assume that by the somewhat goofy snippet of Guy Manuel’s robot exploding in the middle of the desert. This was followed by Thomas Bangalter walking into the sunset alone. It’d beContinue reading “Daft Punk Albums Ranked”

Should I be Laughing?

By: Campbell Petschke Currently Listening to: Discovery by Daft Punk Can I Say That? A sense of humor is one of the most subjective aspects of being human. There’s so many different types of humor out there like deadpan, dark, slapstick, dirty… the list goes on. Some of us might fall into multiple categories orContinue reading “Should I be Laughing?”

RANKING EVERY ALBUM I’VE LISTENED TO IN 2020

By: Campbell Petschke Intro to the Outro Wow, 2020 has been a great year… for music! Say what you will about 2020 and believe me I have plenty to say, but personally I feel like we’ve been treated to some damn good music this year. Sure there’s duds and disappointments, but if that’s the priceContinue reading “RANKING EVERY ALBUM I’VE LISTENED TO IN 2020”

Rating Your Spotify Wrapped 2020

Currently Listening to: 1/2 dove, 1/2 pigeon by Micko & the Mellotronics There’s No Way Man… NO WAY It’s that infamous time of year where Spotify lies to us about what we’ve been listening to all year long. Truthfully it seemed like the world’s soundtrack should’ve been a mix of Help! by The Beatles, It’sContinue reading “Rating Your Spotify Wrapped 2020”

Why WALL-E Perfectly Demonstrates the Beauty of Life

Currently Listening to: Morning Kiss at the Acropolis by The Halloweens Thanks Baby Yoda Since the new season of The Mandalorian has been dropping recently, it has become that annual tradition of purchasing Disney+ for two months and then saving $7 for the other 10 months of the year. This isn’t to say that whatContinue reading “Why WALL-E Perfectly Demonstrates the Beauty of Life”

Why Inside Out is Pixar’s Best Written Film (Analysis)

Currently Listening to: Howl Howl Gaff Gaff by Shout Out Louds Introduction Pixar is one of the most consistent movie studios in the film industry. Hell, they pretty much ruled the entirety of the 2000’s. With them being constantly recognized as huge game changers and pioneers in CGI animated film development and getting massive acclaimContinue reading “Why Inside Out is Pixar’s Best Written Film (Analysis)”