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Sheck Wes Paints the Town Rouge at Mystery Concert

Sheck Wes Paints the Town Rouge at Mystery Concert

By Nicole Rosenthal, Music Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Story

Sheck Wes, Japanese Breakfast and Venus X took to the stage at (Le) Poisson Rouge last night, for NYU students only.

Mystery Concert Headliners Revealed

Mystery Concert Headliners Revealed

By Nicole Rosenthal, Music Editor

September 4, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

NYU has revealed the three acts performing at the annual Mystery Concert.

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.

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.

D.R.A.M. Stuns at Mystery Concert

D.R.A.M. Stuns at Mystery Concert

By Natalie Whalen, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

The Program Board's annual Mystery Concert, a Welcome Week staple, seriously stunned with its hip-hop lineup of Kamaiyah, D.R.A.M., and Kelela.

Mystery Concert Lineup Revealed, Features Three Up-and-Coming Artists

Mystery Concert Lineup Revealed, Features Three Up-and-Coming Artists

By Zach Martin, Editor-at-Large

September 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

This year's Mystery Concert features an eclectic group of musicians, including a pair of fast-rising female artists.

Vic Mensa thrills at mystery concert

Vic Mensa thrills at mystery concert

By Kieran Graulich, Music Editor

September 7, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

Featuring performers like Vic Mensa, Tei Shi, Sophie and Vic, NYU's Mystery Concert delivers a punch of fresh contemporary music.

NYU’s Mystery Concert surprises with a variety of artists

By Zane Warman, Contributing Writer

September 4, 2014


Filed under Arts, Music

This year's Mystery Concert brought Ghostface Killah, Jamie xx and Ratking to NYU's Skirball Center.

Back to the Square welcomes returning students

Back to the Square welcomes returning students

September 3, 2013


Filed under News

Incoming students are not the only ones with a week of welcoming events. NYU’s Back to the Square is an assortment of programs designed to welcome returning students back to school. Scheduled during the first and second weeks of classes, Back to the Square features over 20 events ranging from l...

Mystery Concert aims to entertain wide range of students

Mystery Concert aims to entertain wide range of students

September 3, 2013


Filed under News

  Tonight at 6:30 p.m., the doors of the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts will open for the annual Mystery Concert. Free and organized by the NYU Program Board, the show’s central gimmick is the secrecy of performing artists. Past performers have included Animal Collective, The Shins and Ghos...

Zola Jesus, Built to Spill echoes nineties nostalgia at Mystery Concert

Zola Jesus, Built to Spill echoes nineties nostalgia at Mystery Concert

September 10, 2012


Filed under News

The NYU Program Board hosted their annual Mystery Concert this past Thursday at Le Poisson Rouge, which featured up-and-comer Zola Jesus and indie-rock veterans Built to Spill. The groups ushered in the academic year and the class of 2016 with energetic ’90s throwback tunes. This seemed appropriate,...