Natalie Koch

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  • 'Stop Making Sense' Review

    Earlier this year, A24 announced that they were going to remaster and re-release the classic concert film "Stop Making Sense" in theaters. For those of you who don’t listen to dad rock, "Stop Making Sense" comes from the mind of the band the Talking Heads and director Jonathan Demme and is one of the best rock concert films ever made. Filmed over the course of three nights in December 1983, the ba...

    Pillbox | October 2, 2023
  • How to improve CMU football games

    As the two members of the Carnegie Mellon student body who have been to the most football games out of anyone here (that’s verified, don’t fact check us), we think it’s high time that other students shared in the joy that is watching Division III football from Gesling’s illustrious bleachers. Look, we get it, Carnegie Mellon isn’t exactly a renowned athletic school, but the Carnegie Mellon section...

    Forum | September 25, 2023
  • "the record" Review

    On March 31, indie supergroup boygenius released their debut album, “the record.” The group consists of famous sad women: Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacus, and Julien Baker. As someone who was a fan of their group EP from 2018 as well as music from each of their solo careers, this album felt like "Avengers: Endgame" for sad women. And I have to say — “the record” did not disappoint. From upbeat rock-st...

    Pillbox | April 10, 2023
  • He might get us, but I sure don't

    The Super Bowl is by far the largest stage for the American public, and the selection of advertisements shown on is iconic. Who can forget the “puppymonkeybaby”? Or… uh…

    Forum | February 20, 2023