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What We’re Listening To: H.A.G.S.

What We’re Listening To: H.A.G.S.

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

As WSN signs off for the last week of full production for the semester, we have one last thing to say - H.A.G.S.

‘I Think of You’ Feels as Salty-Sweet as Summer

‘I Think of You’ Feels as Salty-Sweet as Summer

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, NYU

Steinhardt senior Dalton Corr's new love song "I Think of You" is out on Village Records, and it is a sweet and salty treat — just like trail mix!

What We’re Listening To: NYU/NYC Artists

What We’re Listening To: NYU/NYC Artists

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, NYU

Check out these current NYU artists and NYC locals playing fiery music influenced by the city.

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

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

By 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.

What We’re Listening To: Musical Innovation

What We’re Listening To: Musical Innovation

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

March 22, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

In this week's staff playlist, check out some musical innovation spanning all the way back to the 50's — and see what ways artists have been trying to break boundaries over the past 60 years.

What We’re Listening To: Spring Break Playlist

What We’re Listening To: Spring Break Playlist

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

If you’re as tired of class as we are, relax during spring break by listening to this shiny, happy playlist every day.

What We’re Listening To: You Know It, But Do You?

What We’re Listening To: You Know It, But Do You?

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

March 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Do you know the lyrics to these hard-to-pin-down tunes? Here's a list of songs we all know, but not well enough to remember the lyrics!

Trip on This ‘Sweet Disaster’

Trip on This ‘Sweet Disaster’

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

February 27, 2017


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).

What We’re Listening To: Oscar Soundtrack Bests

What We’re Listening To: Oscar Soundtrack Bests

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Prepare yourself for the emotional roller coaster that's sure to be this year's Academy Awards ceremony with our staff's picks for the best soundtrack songs from Oscar-nominated films!

What We’re Listening To: The Grateful Dead

What We’re Listening To: The Grateful Dead

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

February 14, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

In this week's edition of What We're Listening To, we've gathered an hour of Grateful Dead tracks because we're still not over how cool our own professor / professional Deadhead Ken Aigen is.

Healing with the Dead

Healing with the Dead

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

February 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

NYU Music Therapy professor Ken Aigen got his start in the practice when the Grateful Dead acted like his own therapy — now he repays the favor with his cover band.

Invertebrate Doesn’t Need a Spine to Stand Out

Invertebrate Doesn’t Need a Spine to Stand Out

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Steinhardt junior Ben Locke, founder of the multi-operational music company Invertabrate, speaks on what it's like to be such a small, independent company in the midst of the vast NYC music scene.

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