Up and coming pop musician Dylan Gardner looks like he could be the fifth member of The Beatles. He exudes Alex Turner (Arctic Monkeys) vibes with slicked back dark hair and a button up. Gardner has an old school aura with a pop rock fusion sound that places him into today’s music scene.
Gardner’s debut album, Adventures in Real Time, was released on May 13, 2014. The album is an eclectic mix of songs. The singer, songwriter’s first album ticks several genre categories including pop, rock, ... read more
But first let me take a selfie.
I can’t go on any social media site without seeing arms outstretched, cheeks sucked in and coy smiles drowning my news feed. Yes, the selfie, the plague of the modern age. Even Pope Francis and President Obama have taken selfies!
There is no scientific reason why we find the need to post selfies. Many people say it’s for attention. Everyone wants to feel confident and receive positive attention, but is posting a filtered self-portrait making us even more ... read more
With the stress that standardized tests put on students and teachers, sometimes it seems like book smarts are the only skills valued by schools. Stephanie Lavender Weber, a Georgia teacher challenged that notion by starting a national trend with one simple tweet using the hashtag, “#evaluatethat.”
The movement stresses the importance of teachers who regularly go beyond the curriculum, recognizing good teaching that can’t be measured or tested.
Many people have used the hashtag including, ... read more
Popular indie rock band, Young the Giant, will be playing two sold out shows at The Fillmore, Silver Spring and Rams Head Live, Baltimore on February 23rd and 25th.
The Southern California band is well known for its top hits on the alternative chart, “Cough Syrup” and “My Body,” released on their first album Young the Giant in 2010.
I never really paid much attention to the band initially (aside from their two hits), but after listening to their new album Mind Over Matter, my iTunes ... read more