Melody Shahsavarani

Melody Shahsavarani

Album review: Harry finds his solo direction

Album review: Harry finds his solo direction

From a boyband superstar to one of the most highly anticipated solo acts in music, former One Direction member and current heartthrob, Harry Styles, released his solo debut self-titled album on May 12. The 10-track album is a complete switch from the generic teenage...

Movie review: ‘The Promise’ seeks the truth

Movie review: ‘The Promise’ seeks the truth

A risk no major motion picture company wanted to take, “The Promise” -- one of the most talked films this year -- hit theaters nationwide on April 21. Kirk Kerkorian, one of the top businessmen in Las Vegas, once owning Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie studio, was the...

Local DJ makes a mark on the music scene

Local DJ makes a mark on the music scene

Barely a year under his belt of mixing and producing tracks, Scott Yzarnotegui — known in the music scene as “Bang$kott”  — has toured the nation and worked in the studio with rap artists such as Kash Prez, ATL Smook, Famous Dex, UnoTheActivist, to name a few....

Masiela Lusha: Not just an actress

Masiela Lusha: Not just an actress

For Masiela Lusha, the road to success began in Albania, led to Glendale Community College, then onto an award-winning writer and actress, and to a global humanitarian. With a total of eight published works, honing four languages, and an ambassador for Prince Harry’s...

A year in review: What happened 2016?

A year in review: What happened 2016?

Not even Christopher Nolan could’ve written a year like this into a film. As we say goodbye to many good things, and welcome a new year, here is a recap of the good, bad and ugly of 2016. We’ve lost great and talented artists and performers this year. With less than...

Glendale ‘Feels the Bern’ at The Alex Theatre

Glendale ‘Feels the Bern’ at The Alex Theatre

Glendale welcomed Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and comedian Sarah Silverman to a sold-out crowd at the Alex Theatre on Nov. 29 when he brought his book tour and a discussion to the stage. An event coordinated by Vroman’s bookstore, with the help of the Glendale Arts,...

A millennia’s voice: Hillary Clinton for President

A millennia’s voice: Hillary Clinton for President

A woman with over 30 years of experience, and a man who’s known to the world as a reality television star. Take your pick for the next commander-in-chief. Back in April of last year, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced her second run for the...