Gate-gate: Security and MHS

Emma Payne STAFF WRITER   In September, Malibu High School made a sudden change to close the gates leading into the student parking lot.  The decision to close the gates was made to ensure better safety on campus,  but there is a lot of controversy surrounding the decision since students are worried about how they…

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Are Electric Cars Taking Over?

Maddie McVeigh STAFF WRITER   In recent years, numerous car manufacturers have been working towards the ultimate electric car. Tesla, a successful car company, may have just introduced an glimpse toward the future by announcing a new car battery back in August. The new battery will extend Tesla Model S’s electric range to around 315…

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Watching Music: The Visual Album Revolution

Phoebe Little SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR   The age of visual albums has come upon us. No longer will fans be fawning over just the music of a new album, but the visuals and storyline of them as well.  Visual albums are an artist’s attempt at bringing their music to life through a series of videos that…

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Get Down with The Get Down

Kate Lasky STAFF WRITER     Netflix has done it yet again with the dazzling new original TV show “The Get Down”. Created by Baz Luhrmann, director of classics like Moulin Rouge, The Great Gatsby, and Romeo and Juliet, The Get Down centers around young teens growing up in the fast and chaotic city of the…

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Opinion: Small vs. Large Businesses in Malibu

Scarlett Craven STAFF WRITER For years Malibu has been welcoming new small and big businesses, although the new big businesses have not been welcomed by Malibu’s locals . Malibu’s businesses range from chain grocery stores owned by corporations to small clothing boutiques run by a local parent. These stores, big or small, make up the…

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Artist of the Month: Marlin Montgomery

Freshman Marlin Montgomery is an illustrator and painter.  Q. When did you first realize you had a passion for art? Have you always enjoyed art or did your interest increase as you aged? A. My interest in art grew more as I got older, I guess I never stopped being creative. Q. What is your favorite style of art and why?…

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Past the Pinnacle of Pop Punk’s Popularity

Megan Lickhalter OPINION EDITOR In the past year, the pop punk genre has made a comeback into mainstream media, thanks to up-and-coming band, 5 Seconds of Summer and their fanbase.   Punk music began in the ‘70s with bands such as the Sex Pistols and the Ramones, but did not become popularized or mainstream until…

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