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I Tried … Coachella

I Tried … Coachella

By Michael Muth, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was almost too good to be true.

Program Board Launches New YouTube Series

Program Board Launches New YouTube Series

By Anubhuti Kumar, Highlighter Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

NYU Program Board Lectures Chair Kavi Wijayaratne launches a new YouTube series. "NYU PB ASKS," digging into the entertainment interests of the NYU community.

Modern Music Gets Personal

Modern Music Gets Personal

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Music has long been a way to not only express oneself, but to overcome life's struggles, whether they be political, personal, or both.

New Documentary Proves Rolling Stone Magazine Is More Than Rock ‘n’ Roll

New Documentary Proves Rolling Stone Magazine Is More Than Rock ‘n’ Roll

By Jonathan Silverman, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

The Rolling Store has had a long and storied past. A new documentary on the publication is proof of its versatility in both genre and art form.

Power Shifts in the Music Industry

Power Shifts in the Music Industry

By Satish Reginald, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

The internet has allowed independent musicians to flourish like never before, but are musicians still bound to working with major labels to achieve large scale success?

Dave East Goes Wild at the Mystery Concert

Dave East Goes Wild at the Mystery Concert

By Maya Ranganathan, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

The NYU Program Board welcomed back students with the annual Mystery Concert at Le Poisson Rouge on Wednesday, Sept. 6. The concert, headlined by guests Palm, Noname and Dave East, boasted a massive attendance, with the line-to-enter snaking around the block.

Is the Meadows Music Festival the new Gov Ball?

Is the Meadows Music Festival the new Gov Ball?

By Anna Letson and Christopher Mendoza

October 3, 2016


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery, Music

To make up for an abbreviated Governor's Ball back in June, the Meadows Music Festival was a home-run at Citi Field.

The Old Chance

The Old Chance

By Thomas Lange, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts

With perhaps one of the most enigmatic stories of any in his profession, Chance the Rappers' tale of ascendance to major-level fame is iconic.

Future to Perform at This Year’s Violet 100 Concert

Future to Perform at This Year’s Violet 100 Concert

By Zach Martin, Arts Editor

February 9, 2016


Filed under Arts

Future will be coming to Terminal 5 on Feb. 24 in a concert exclusively for NYU students.

Chance the Rapper takes on NYU

Chance the Rapper takes on NYU

By Alexa Spieler, Arts Editor

February 25, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

As a part of Violet 100, NYU's official spirit week, Chance the Rapper & The Social Experiment took over the off-campus venue, Webster Hall.