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The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


Going, Going, Gunk: The JS Blackchalk Story

Going, Going, Gunk: The JS Blackchalk Story

Andrew Bordner, Staff Writer November 7, 2023

When you think about punk rock, what comes to mind? The music? The fashion? The attitude? All are employed in Carlisle, Pennsylvania’s JS Blackchalk, an upcoming local punk band that checks all the boxes....

HEART-HANDS: Concert goers show boygenius their admiration through a perfectly synced heart-hand gesture. Boygenius at the All Things Go fesival performing Emily Im Sorry off their debut album.

‘The Rest’ of ‘The Record’: Boygenius Releases New EP (Review)

Lyric Koch and Jenna Coller October 24, 2023

On March 31st, 2023, indie girl supergroup “boygenius”, released an emotional, raw, and breathtaking extended play (EP) entitled the record. Not only does this EP showcase the depths of heartbreak,...

ITS LIKE YOURE MADE OF ANGEL DUST: GUTS Limited-Edition Magenta Vinyl, only available at Target. It includes a bonus track and unique poster.

Olivia Rodrigo Spills Her GUTS in New Album: Teenage Girls Rejoice

Sophie Haque, Staff Writer October 20, 2023

Content Warning: The music discussed in this article is designated as "explicit" and contains quotations of said "explicit" lyrics. On September 8th, rising pop-star Olivia Rodridgo released her sophomore...

WILDEST WINTER: Taylor Swifts ninth studio album finds home in candescent snowfall.

Dancing in a Snow Globe: Taylor Swift’s Best Winter Songs

Jenna Coller, Editor-in-Chief December 20, 2022

The end of the year brings holiday cheer and never ending renditions of the same Christmas songs on every radio station. Despite the grip of Christmas music on department store speakers, some artists have...

Taylor Swift releases new album, Midnights. Carlisle Target sells out the whole rack

You’ll never sleep again: Taylor Swift releases Midnights

Myana Brown, Staff Writer November 10, 2022

In the past three years, singer-songwriter Taylor Swift has blessed fans with six studio albums, two of which are re-recordings of previous works. On August 28th at the Video Music Awards, Swift announced...

DAYLIGHT STADIUM: Harry Styles performs Daylight off his 3rd album under an array of red and yellow lights at his September 10 show at MSG. Throughout the night, the lights under the big-screens moved and changed color with the music.

Boas and Banners: Madison Square Garden rewards Harry Styles for his 15 consecutive performances

Jenna Coller, Editor-in-Chief October 13, 2022

English singer-songwriter Harry Styles completed his 15th show at Madison Square Garden in New York City on September 21. Styles is one of the biggest pop sensations of the decade thus far, earning his...

THUNDERING BISON BEATS: CHS mascot, Thor, sports the classic graduation attire and his very own set of headphones to check out our class of 2022 senior soundtrack. Check it out on Spotify (@chsperiscope).

Head-bopping Bison Bangers: 2022 Senior Soundtrack

Periscope Staff, Staff May 17, 2022

Thank to the seniors that contributed to this playlist! This is your soundtrack to a senior year worthy of remembering. Follow us on Spotify at @CHSPeriscope and check out our other playlists.

SINGING FROM THE HEART: The band Lemon Limes audition for Coffeehouse: The Refill.  The return of the traditional CHS showcase is just one of many artistic offerings being held in the weeks ahead at CHS.

Waiting for the spotlight: Highlighting the arts and music departments at CHS

Emma McShea, Staff Writer February 25, 2022

Music and the arts have always been a way for people to express themselves and at CHS, this shines through our creative departments. From performance and visual arts, the talented students of our school...

Avery Renaut

Avery Renaut

Maddy West, Staff Writer February 10, 2022

"Music is something that helps distract me from the struggles of life."  

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