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‘Amy’ A Fitting Tribute To Winehouse

‘Amy’ A Fitting Tribute To Winehouse

By Noah Kidron-Style Correspondent Youth Journalism International   AUSTIN, Texas, U.S.A. – Director Asif Kapadia’s powerful documentary Amy begins with home-video footage of a 14-year-old Amy Winehouse singing “Happy Birthday” to her childhood best friend Lauren Gilbert.  Sadly, we already know how the story ends. The cause of death was later revealed to be accidental alcohol poisoning, and for Winehouse’s millions of fans across the world it felt almost like losing a member of the family. As tributes flooded in, fans paid … Read entire article »

Filed under: Amy Winehouse, Movie, movie review, Movie reviews, music, music review, Noah Kidron-Style

Eagerly Awaiting Nina Nesbitt’s ‘Peroxide’

Eagerly Awaiting Nina Nesbitt’s ‘Peroxide’

By Robert Mooney Reporter Youth Journalism International RICHMOND, North Yorkshire, U.K. – Over the last few years, a lot of catchy tunes have come from the British music industry but very few singers who are truly great. Just as I was about to lose hope that the United Kingdom could produce another great vocal artist, my faith in the industry has been restored. Nina Nesbitt, a Scottish singer/songwriter with four hit singles restored my hope. Signed to Universal Music … Read entire article »

Filed under: music review, North Yorkshire, reviews, Richmond, Robert Mooney, UK

Texas Teen Lists His 2013 Musical Favorites

Texas Teen Lists His 2013 Musical Favorites

By Eli Winter Reporter Youth Journalism International HOUSTON, Texas, U.S.A. – Here’s my favorite music released this year.  You may not know all of the musicians discussed here, but don’t let that scare you. There’s something for everyone here. I use the word “favorite” in place of the word “best” this year for two reasons: First, because it’s a more accurate reflection of my music tastes; second and because this way I won’t have to decide which album or … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eli Winter, Houston, music review, reviews, Texas, U.S.A.

Texas Teen Lists His 2013 Musical Favorites

Texas Teen Lists His 2013 Musical Favorites

By Eli Winter Reporter Youth Journalism International HOUSTON, Texas, U.S.A. – Here’s my favorite music released this year.  You may not know all of the musicians discussed here, but don’t let that scare you. There’s something for everyone here. I use the word “favorite” in place of the word “best” this year for two reasons: First, because it’s a more accurate reflection of my music tastes; second and because this way I won’t have to decide which album … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eli Winter, Houston, music review, reviews, Texas, U.S.A.

New Strokes Album Rivals The Band’s Best

New Strokes Album Rivals The Band’s Best

By Eli Winter Reporter Youth Journalism International HOUSTON, Texas, U.S.A. – The Strokes have never been known for their predictability. Comedown Machine, their new album released today, proudly reaffirms that idea. With this latest record, you hear the New York band evolving, slowly but surely, from their scruffy, apathetic threads of a decade ago to some nice, shiny, New Wave clothes from the 1980s. A quick refresher on the history of The Strokes – their debut EP started … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eli Winter, Houston, music review, reviews, Texas, The Strokes

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

Simone Tucker / youthjournalism.org One Direction performing at Mohegan Sun Friday night. By Simone Tucker Junior Reporter Youth Journalism International UNCASVILLE, Connecticut, U.S.A. – I had never seen so many people in one arena as I did at One Direction’s incredible sold out concert Friday at Mohegan Sun. The screams of the devoted ‘Directioners’ were insane when the boys finally came on the stage. The band performed a lot of their old songs from their first album, Up All Night, and a … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert review, Mohegan Sun, music review, One Direction, Simone Tucker, Uncasville

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

Simone Tucker / youthjournalism.org One Direction performing at Mohegan Sun Friday night. By Simone Tucker Junior Reporter Youth Journalism International UNCASVILLE, Connecticut, U.S.A. – I had never seen so many people in one arena as I did at One Direction’s incredible sold out concert Friday at Mohegan Sun. The screams of the devoted ‘Directioners’ were insane when the boys finally came on the stage. The band performed a lot of their old songs from their first album, Up All Night, and a … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert review, Mohegan Sun, music review, One Direction, Simone Tucker, Uncasville

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

Simone Tucker / youthjournalism.org One Direction performing at Mohegan Sun Friday night. By Simone Tucker Junior Reporter Youth Journalism International UNCASVILLE, Connecticut, U.S.A. – I had never seen so many people in one arena as I did at One Direction’s incredible sold out concert Friday at Mohegan Sun. The screams of the devoted ‘Directioners’ were insane when the boys finally came on the stage. The band performed a lot of their old songs from their first album, Up All Night, and a … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert review, Mohegan Sun, music review, One Direction, Simone Tucker, Uncasville

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

One Direction Kept The Crowd Up All Night

Simone Tucker / youthjournalism.org One Direction performing at Mohegan Sun Friday night. By Simone Tucker Junior Reporter Youth Journalism International UNCASVILLE, Connecticut, U.S.A. – I had never seen so many people in one arena as I did at One Direction’s incredible sold out concert Friday at Mohegan Sun. The screams of the devoted ‘Directioners’ were insane when the boys finally came on the stage. The band performed a lot of their old songs from their first album, Up All Night, and a … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert review, Mohegan Sun, music review, One Direction, Simone Tucker, Uncasville

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

WEST HARTFORD — Youth Journalism International, a Connecticut nonprofit, has a great opportunity for fans of the hot British boy band One Direction. Anyone who is 21 or younger may enter by writing, in 250 words or less, why you should be picked to win two luxury skybox tickets for the band’s sold out show Friday, Nov. 30 at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The winning entry will also be published by Youth Journalism International – and … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert tickets, contest, Mohegan Sun, music, music review, One Direction, pop music

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

WEST HARTFORD — Youth Journalism International, a Connecticut nonprofit, has a great opportunity for fans of the hot British boy band One Direction. Anyone who is 21 or younger may enter by writing, in 250 words or less, why you should be picked to win two luxury skybox tickets for the band’s sold out show Friday, Nov. 30 at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The winning entry will also be published by Youth Journalism International – and … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert tickets, contest, Mohegan Sun, music, music review, One Direction, pop music

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

WEST HARTFORD — Youth Journalism International, a Connecticut nonprofit, has a great opportunity for fans of the hot British boy band One Direction. Anyone who is 21 or younger may enter by writing, in 250 words or less, why you should be picked to win two luxury skybox tickets for the band’s sold out show Friday, Nov. 30 at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The winning entry will also be published by Youth Journalism International – and … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert tickets, contest, Mohegan Sun, music, music review, One Direction, pop music

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

Win One Direction Concert Tickets? Yes!

WEST HARTFORD — Youth Journalism International, a Connecticut nonprofit, has a great opportunity for fans of the hot British boy band One Direction. Anyone who is 21 or younger may enter by writing, in 250 words or less, why you should be picked to win two luxury skybox tickets for the band’s sold out show Friday, Nov. 30 at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The winning entry will also be published by Youth Journalism International – and … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1D, concert tickets, contest, Mohegan Sun, music, music review, One Direction, pop music

Debut Album By Max Jared Shows Potential

Debut Album By Max Jared Shows Potential

By Eli Winter Junior reporter YouthJournalism International HOUSTON, Texas, U.S.A. — These days it seems technology is taking over our lives to the extent that Facebook can be considered the leader of the free world. It seems we are increasingly disconnected from our purpose on this Earth is. But  Max Jared, one of the more dedicated musicians you have never heard about, aims to change that via his debut album, Thoughtless Sounds. Three of the songs on the album show this … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eli Winter, Max Jared, music review, review, Thoughtless Sounds

Debut Album By Max Jared Shows Potential

Debut Album By Max Jared Shows Potential

By Eli Winter Junior reporter YouthJournalism International HOUSTON, Texas, U.S.A. — These days it seems technology is taking over our lives to the extent that Facebook can be considered the leader of the free world. It seems we are increasingly disconnected from our purpose on this Earth is. But  Max Jared, one of the more dedicated musicians you have never heard about, aims to change that via his debut album, Thoughtless Sounds. Three of the songs on the album show this … Read entire article »

Filed under: Eli Winter, Max Jared, music review, review, Thoughtless Sounds