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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.

Rochambeau F/W 2017

Rochambeau F/W 2017

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Designers Joshua Cooper and Laurence Chandler’s newest Rochambeau runway show, “Myopia”, was a whirlwind for the senses. Punk music blared while masked figures danced maniacally and darted behind plastic curtains on the opposite side of the runway from the audience. This background performa...

Matiere F/W 2017

Matiere F/W 2017

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

February 2, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Masculinity molded Matiere’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection. The looks, unembellished and practical (aside from a pair of plaid wool cargo shorts), maintained a strong sense of identity. The utilization of plaid throughout the collection underscored co-founders Scot Shandalove and H. Choi’s ‘70s pu...

Green Day Incites a Revolution for Good at Webster Hall

Green Day Incites a Revolution for Good at Webster Hall

By Taylor MacMillan, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Green Day's triumphal return to touring brought an amazing (if at times unpredictable) evening to fans at Webster Hall.

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.

Noon by Noor S/S 2017

Noon by Noor S/S 2017

By Kat Vlasova, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The Noon by Noor Spring/Summer 2017 collection was a statement of flirtatious femininity that radiated elegance and edge. It’s no wonder why Alexa Chung was in attendance. Using an assortment of lightweight fabrics in various shades of whites and pinks, the airy tulle and intricate beaded embell...

The Sound of Choice: Punk Rock

The Sound of Choice: Punk Rock

By Hailey Nuthals, Deputy Highlighter Editor

April 11, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

WSN explores the current state of punk rock in our generation.

The Game of Telephone: Musicians Edition

By Nina Jang, Deputy Digital Director

April 11, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

WSN spoke with seven upcoming bands and solo artists and compiled a playlist of songs by these musicians. As a twist, each musician had the chance to recommend or “telephone” a tune or album to another NYU artist.

Acid Dad Rocks DJ Set at Alaska

Acid Dad Rocks DJ Set at Alaska

By Gilchrist Green, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

Acid Dad did a DJ set at Alaska over the weekend before they embark on their U.S. tour.

iiJin Fall/Winter 2016

By Teresa Wang, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

iiJin means “precious” in Korean, but this by no means implies the brand has a cute or delicate style. Punk was alive with iiJin’s Fall/Winter 2016 show. Red and black plaid patterns, which seem to be one of the line's motifs, were once again featured in this collection. Also making a comeback...

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