Manual RedEye

Eclectic Friday: Why “Lonely Avenue” is one of the most important collaborations of the last decade.

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

January 22, 2011

This week I’d like to discuss one of my favorite collaborations of 2010. The album is called Lonely Avenue. All of the lyrics are written by English novelist, Nick Hornby, and are set to original music by Ben Folds. The albu...

Eclectic Friday: Skull Alley Closes Its Doors for the Last Time

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

January 8, 2011

In honor of the New Year, I would like to do something different with my blog this week. I’d like to talk about a place to which some of you may have had a very strong connection to, or maybe not. Perhaps, like me you only attended...

Eclectic Friday: LCD Soundsystem’s reassuring 3rd Release

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

December 11, 2010

James Murphy, co-founder of DFA Records and frontman for dance-punk pioneers, LCD Soundsystem, is in constant struggle with his own relevance. LCD Soundsystem's 3rd release, "This is Happening" is a perfect example. The album...

Editorial: High School CB: Immoral, Depraved and Perverse

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

December 10, 2010

The opinions expressed here are the views of the writer and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the students, administration, staff, or faculty of duPont Manual High School. The Internet is a cornerstone of our s...

Eclectic Friday

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

December 3, 2010

My name is Nash Whaley, and if you’re reading this, you’ve found my blog. This year, I will be reviewing music. And no, I’m not going to post updates on the latest Kesha album, nor do I care whether Weezy is back in the...

FBLA Prepares For Chapter Competition

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

December 2, 2010

Manual's Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter is currently preparing for local competition against other schools in the Louisville area. The contest includes over 60 different types of competition including speeches,...

Bank of Manual Offers More than Petty Change

Nash Whaley, Beats Editor

November 30, 2010

The student run Bank of Manual has been advertising with human billboards, and flyers in an attempt to raise awareness of the variety of services the club provides. Although the club has been well established as a place where...