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Been Stellar Talks Midwest and Ben Stiller

Been Stellar Talks Midwest and Ben Stiller

By Nicole Rosenthal, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

NYU garage-punk band Been Stellar talk name, new music and home with WSN.

Sunflower Bean Defies Odds With Sophomore Release

Sunflower Bean Defies Odds With Sophomore Release

By Robert Frezza, Contributing Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

"Twentytwo In Blue" is the forthcoming album from Brooklyn rock trio Sunflower Bean. It is scheduled for release on March 23.

Josh Charow

Josh Charow

By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor

March 8, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

On the rooftop of the Flatiron Building, with a camera in one hand and the city’s horizon within reach of the other, Josh Charow is on top of the world. Charow is a sophomore in the Tisch School of the Arts, currently making strides in the film and photo industries. His short experimental film, “A Strange Winter in New York City,” on Vimeo was ...

Students Serve Up Diverse Set of Singles

Students Serve Up Diverse Set of Singles

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

With spring quickly approaching, WSN has been unearthing the latest and greatest sounds of the new season that NYU’s musicians have to offer.

Eddy and Swami Sound Join Forces for ‘PiNK’

Eddy and Swami Sound Join Forces for ‘PiNK’

By Kamau Little-Tree Holston, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Swami Sound is back with more heat for these cold winter months. This time he’s linked up with rapper Eddy for their genre-blending collaborative Valentine’s Day release “PiNK.”

An Old Music Style Becomes New: Records

An Old Music Style Becomes New: Records

By Beth Sattur, Contributing Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under Features

Looking for some new vinyls to add to your collection? Here are some of the best record stores around NYU.

Explore With Me: Harlem

Explore With Me: Harlem

By Carina Pansch, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Features

And the Explore With Me series continues! Come explore Harlem with us.

Student-Athletes Hit Play on Pre-Game Hype Playlists

Student-Athletes Hit Play on Pre-Game Hype Playlists

By Tori Bianco, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

Need to increase your hype levels? Check out what NYU varsity athletes listen to before competitions.

Taylor Swift’s Assailant Should Not Have Been Hired as a DJ Again

Taylor Swift’s Assailant Should Not Have Been Hired as a DJ Again

By Beth Sattur, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The DJ who sexually assaulted Taylor Swift was finally hired by a new radio station. Now he has the ability to make his female coworkers, fellow employees and guest stars feel uncomfortable and violated, just as he did with Swift.

The Misters Bring Fervor to Rockwood Music Hall

The Misters Bring Fervor to Rockwood Music Hall

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

The Misters took to the stage at Rockwood Music Hall, Saturday night, with a clear intent to show everyone a good time.

Avett Brothers Documentary Captures the Enigma

Avett Brothers Documentary Captures the Enigma

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

The documentary, “May It Last: A Portrait of The Avett Brothers,” explores the intersections between music, family, love and heartbreak during a transitional time for the prolific group.

The Storyteller Behind Jesediah

The Storyteller Behind Jesediah

By Avani Jurakhan, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Up-and-coming rapper and Tisch junior Jesse Sgambati –– known popularly as Jesediah –– shakes his work up by intertwining spontaneous beats with structured storytelling.

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