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You should know about NYU band Acid Dad

You should know about NYU band Acid Dad

By Francisco Navas and E.R. Pulgar

October 25, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

WSN sat down with Acid Dad, a psych-punk band founded by three NYU students, to discuss their genre, the band's future and how the band deals with being professional musicians and college students at the same time.

Clive Davis alum talks musical roots

Clive Davis alum talks musical roots

By Allison Stubblebine, Staff Writer

March 31, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

Chris Duggan of Plaid Brixx and an alum of NYU's Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music spoke with WSN to reflect on how his experiences at NYU influenced his musical pursuits.

Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music turns 10, holds fundraiser celebration

Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music turns 10, holds fundraiser celebration

September 27, 2013


Filed under News

  The Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music at the Tisch School of the Arts celebrated its 10th anniversary with a scholarship fundraiser at Gallow Green inside of the McKittrick Hotel Thursday night, commemorating its program’s accomplishments and growing fame. “This program is such a unique and personal experience for me,” Clive Davis, ...

Rihanna is planning to visit NYU

Rihanna is planning to visit NYU

April 3, 2013


Filed under News

  Music sensation Rihanna is tentatively scheduled to visit the NYU campus on Tuesday, April 23, to celebrate with a group of students from the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music for their winning cover of Rihanna's single, "Diamonds." Read More »...

Clive Davis students become viral musical sensation

Clive Davis students become viral musical sensation

December 17, 2012


Filed under Features

When a talented group of students from the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music at the Tisch School of the Arts first began recording a cover of Rihanna’s single “Diamonds,” they had no idea it would go viral. The music video, which has garnered 30,000 views as of publication on YouTube ...