The Torch

SJU’s Fashion Club’s Ninth Annual Fashion Show

Jasmine Imani Davis, Entertainment Editor

June 25, 2015

The beauty of dreams, hard work and dedication was exhibited on Thursday night at St. John's University Fashion Club’s Ninth Annual Dimensions: Fashion, Art, Identity event.   During the 2015 Spring Week, the event...

Kevin Barnes gets personal on Of Montreal’s “Aureate Gloom”

Jon Manarang, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

If 2013’s “Lousy with Sylvianbriar” was a sharp left turn for Of Montreal’s Kevin Barnes, “Aureate Gloom” is a u-turn back onto a familiar road. This record marks a transitional period for Barnes and the emotional...

’50 Shades’ of Dissapointment

Kori Williams, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

What can be considered one of the most anticipated movies of the last year had an opportune premiere date on Valentine’s Day. The underground world of BDSM found its way into the mainstream with the book “50 Shades of Grey”...

The Duff, The Cliché

Nicole McCambridge, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

The Duff is the classic tale of the girl-next-door. The girl and boy grow up with each other, become best friends and once high school comes they lose touch. However, in this ‘classic tale,’ the boy ends up telling the girl...

Drake surprises fans with “If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late”

Anthony Scianna, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

When Drake released his newest album, “If You're Reading This It's Too Late,” a few weeks ago, it took the Internet by storm. Falling in line with Jay Z, Kanye and Beyoncé before him, he dropped it almost completely out of...

Bobbi Kristina Update: Boyfriend Nick Gordon puts on a show for Dr. Phil

Jasmine Imani Davis, Assistant Entertainment Editor

March 11, 2015

The madness never ends. Dr. Phil McGraw was able to score another sit down, but not just any sit down. It was an intervention with Bobbi Kristina Brown’s boyfriend, Nick Gordon. On Tuesday, March 10, according to the Associated...

Chris Brown paternity drama & “Blurred Lines” lawsuit results

Briawnna Jones, Entertainment Editor

March 11, 2015

Chris Brown Baby Drama Reports are surfacing that 25-year old pop star, Chris Brown is the father of a nine-month-old baby girl. TMZ broke the story early last week when they got word that Brown had taken a paternity test t...

TWISB: Bruce Jenner transgender?, Bobbi Kristina in hospital, and ‘Fifty Shades’ trilogy

Jasmine Imani Davis, Assistant Entertainment Editor

February 11, 2015

For over a week, Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late legend Whitney Houston and R&B bad boy Bobby Brown, has been hospitalized for an induced coma at Emory University Hospital. Brown was found facedown and unresponsiv...

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