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Lighting up the Night for 4/20

Lighting up the Night for 4/20

Emilia Yu, Contributing Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

Obviously you've got plans for 4/20, but they're definitely not as good as the Joint Jams showcase — the setlist is stacked with NYU musicians.

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Galantis: Blurring Lines in Voice

Galantis: Blurring Lines in Voice

Julia Saliba, Deputy Video Editor
April 13, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

The Swedish electronic music duo Galantis don't care about anything other than the creativity of their music — as bandmate Christian Karlsson said, "This is freedom in Galantis."

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A Look Into NYU’s Latest Startup — Curtain Call

A Look Into NYU’s Latest Startup — Curtain Call

Jacob Fox, Staff Writer
April 12, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

If your wallet has ever winced at the price of a concert ticket, the four NYU students behind the new app Curtain Call have a solution for you.

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Jackie Paladino — The Therapy in Songwriting

Jackie Paladino — The Therapy in Songwriting

Dyanna Fleites-Cruz, Contributing Writer
April 12, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

Between her musical theater studies at Tisch and getting signed as a musician on the NYU student-run West 4th record label, Jackie Paladino's been making waves in a number of different corners of the art world.

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What We’re Listening To: Lalala, Nanana and Other Nonsense

What We’re Listening To: Lalala, Nanana and Other Nonsense

Gilchrist Green, Music Editor
April 11, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

These low-key songs are full of lalalas, nananas, a couple shalalas, dadads and don't forget about the dododos and bababas.

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NYU Symphony Soars Like No Other

NYU Symphony Soars Like No Other

Connor Gatesman, Staff Writer
April 11, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music, NYU

In a night full of music and animation, the NYU Symphony was bright, explorative and talented as ever.

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Steinhardt Senior Talks Music And Lyrics

Steinhardt Senior Talks Music And Lyrics

Sara Nuta, Staff Writer
April 11, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music, NYU

Music Business senior Dalton Corr caught up with WSN on his influences, songwriting and his new track "I Think of You."

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Evolving With Your Favorite Song

Evolving With Your Favorite Song

Sierra Jackson, Managing Editor
April 10, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

NYU Music Technology professor Svjetlana Bukvich-Nichols is looking to expand our musical lexicon beyond the standards of Western composition and into other styles — giving both our music and our emotional understanding deeper nuance.

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Jack Schneider: Bringing Back the Roots

Jack Schneider: Bringing Back the Roots

Jake Steel, Contributing Writer
April 10, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

Tisch student Jack Schneider's new roots-influenced album, in his own words — "Too urban for Nashville, too Nashville for NYC — but in a good way."

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The Paradigm Shifts of Album Artwork

The Paradigm Shifts of Album Artwork

Satish Reginald, Contributing Writer
April 6, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

The shift from physical music to digital streaming has changed more than just whether our laptops have disk drives — album artwork has radically shifted from providing information to being a space for actual artwork.

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You Can’t Kill Music Videos

You Can’t Kill Music Videos

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music

Calling music videos dead while projects like Beyonce's "Lemonade" and Taylor Bennett's "Broad Shoulders" is like saying that there are no more trees — it will take a lot more than a few hard years to knock down the art form.

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What We’re Listening To: Best Musical Moments in Film

What We’re Listening To: Best Musical Moments in Film

Gilchrist Green, Music Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

Check out this playlist of songs that made our favorite movie scenes especially spectacular.

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