The Student News Organization for Rutherford B. Hayes High School

The Talisman

The Student News Organization for Rutherford B. Hayes High School

The Talisman

The Student News Organization for Rutherford B. Hayes High School

The Talisman

Meredith Keller signs for music performance

Seniors commit to sports, music and the military

Kristen Smith, Visual Content Editor May 17, 2021

Athletic Signees 1. Alexis Amabile Basketball at Otterbein University      › Favorite sports memory: "Scoring 1,000 points"      › Looking forward to: "Being a star" 2. Aidan Gatenbee Lacrosse...

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Britney Spears poses for photoshoot in 1999. Since topping charts as a 17-year-old pop sensation, Britney faced a spiral of incidents that kept the media focused on her presence.

How we failed Britney Spears

Brynn McGrail, Managing Editor May 14, 2021

The first question asked by the host of “Star Search,” after Britney Spears gave her dream debut performance of the Judds’ “Love Can Build a Bridge,” was “do you have a boyfriend?” It is...

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Summer Playlist

Summer Playlist

Marissa Dulay, Staff Writer May 10, 2021
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2021 Grammy Highlights

2021 Grammy Highlights

Marissa Dulay, Staff Writer April 20, 2021
Missed the Grammys? Check out this graphic of must-see awards and performances.
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The Foo Fighters new album Medicine at Midnight was released in February 2021.

Foo Fighters explore different sounds in new album

Andy Eyerman, Staff Writer April 12, 2021

The Foo Fighters new album “Medicine at Midnight” has a much different sound than their usual rock music. The album has nine songs, which is shorter than most of their previous albums, and the songs...

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Students give their predictions for 2021 GRAMMYs

Students give their predictions for 2021 GRAMMYs

Marissa Dulay, Staff Writer March 11, 2021
The 2021 GRAMMYs will air on Sunday, March 14. Here's who the nominees are for several categories and who Hayes students think will win.
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headphone with Instagram like notification

Social media plays a bigger role in music industry success

Brynn McGrail, Managing Editor February 4, 2021

Over the past decade, the music and social media industries have both evolved tremendously, but they haven’t evolved separately. Like most things, social media has become an important tool for artists...

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Albums to check out this month

Albums to check out this month

Hylah Phillips, Staff Writer December 30, 2020
Need some new music? Here are a few ideas for albums to check out.
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Kanye West plans to expand Wyoming ranch into Yeezy Campus

Kanye West plans to expand Wyoming ranch into Yeezy Campus

Jackson Collins, Director of Visuals December 30, 2020

Rapper and mogul Kanye West is not new to making headlines for his provocative behavior, and he’s now reaching new levels of nonconformity with his proposed Yeezy Campus. While Yeezy was once known...

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Top Christmas songs to listen to

Top Christmas songs to listen to

Marissa Dulay, Staff Writer December 18, 2020
It seems like everyone has their list of favorite Christmas tunes, and the Talisman is no exception. Check out some of our favorites.
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A side-by-side look at music streaming services

A side-by-side look at music streaming services

Amanda Stevens, Staff Writer December 11, 2020
Music streaming is an easy way to play the music you want. However, despite similar features and pricing on most apps, they can vary in quality and availability.
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