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Jazz Collective C3 Sinks Its Teeth Into NYC

Jazz Collective C3 Sinks Its Teeth Into NYC

Connor Gatesman, Staff Writer
March 27
Filed under ARTS, Music

Just as Third North Residence Hall brings together multitudes of students to experience living with a variety of people, student jazz collective C3 — named after the building's basement level where they met — has brought a multitude of musical influences to their sound.

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Jazz Meets Murder in Documentary

Jazz Meets Murder in Documentary

Daniella Nichinson, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under ARTS, Film, TOP STORIES

Opening soon at the Film Society at Lincoln Center, "I Called Him Morgan" gives proper credit to one of the most tragically underrated jazz trumpeters, Morgan Lee, whose life was cut short at age 33 when his wife shot him during a show in the East Village.

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Trip on This ‘Sweet Disaster’

Trip on This ‘Sweet Disaster’

Gilchrist Green, Music Editor
February 27
Filed under ARTS, Music

DREAMERS, fronted by NYU alum Nick Wold, just released a new video for their song "Sweet Disaster." Hint — picture broken slushie machines, a lot of confetti, and psychedelia suggestive of some wild drugs (or dreams).

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Ebeling: The Jazz Cat’s Pajamas

Ebeling: The Jazz Cat’s Pajamas

Connor Gatesman, Contributing Writer
February 21
Filed under ARTS, Music

Philadelphia's sending its coolest cats to NYU, and WSN sat down with Lucas Ebeling, a Philly transplant in the Steinhardt jazz program.

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NYU Proves It Can Dance

NYU Proves It Can Dance

Sarah Jackson, Contributing Writer
February 13
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

With flair, fever and flavor, NYU proved that it can dance as well as the best of them at the So You Think NYU Can Dance? marquee Spring Welcome event — and trust us, the best of them turned out for the show.

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No Dou(buts), Just Chimes

No Dou(buts), Just Chimes

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor
January 23
Filed under ARTS, Music

Leah Dou's out-the-door crowds at her Mercury Lounge concert last Friday were only a fraction of the success the artist deserves.

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‘Pieces in Space:’ You’ll Want to Take Notes

‘Pieces in Space:’ You’ll Want to Take Notes

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor
October 31
Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

The new LP from New York rap artist Sammus is a sorely needed dose of empowerment for women — particularly black women — dealt in smooth rhymes and defiant statements.

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Top 5 ways to celebrate Mardi Gras in Southern style

Top 5 ways to celebrate Mardi Gras in Southern style

March 3
Filed under FEATURES

The Big Apple is a bit far from the Big Easy, but the festivities of New Orleans can still reach the northeast. Here are the top five ways to spend your Fat Tuesday this year. Relax to Some Jazz New Orleans is the birthplace of jazz, so pay homage to the famous streets and visit a smooth jazz club right here...

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