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Lewis Watson Sheds Light on New Album ‘midnight’ at WNYU

Lewis Watson Sheds Light on New Album ‘midnight’ at WNYU

By Kevin Hannon, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

English singer-songwriter Lewis Watson performed live in the WNYU studio, and gave an interview on his new album "midnight" and his recent switch from a major record label to an independent one — and whether this midnight is the evening before or after the light.

A For(Lorne) Reflection on Modern Complacency

A For(Lorne) Reflection on Modern Complacency

By Kevin Hannon, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

In a beautifully forlorn debut from London musician Lorne, "Bread Alone" presents a solitary contemplation of the future.

Sophomore Premieres EP at Bitter End Residency

Sophomore Premieres EP at Bitter End Residency

By David Roth, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

Kate Yeager played songs from her first EP "My Girlfriend" at The Bitter End last Wednesday.

Q&A: Skylar Grey goes raw, folksy on single

Q&A: Skylar Grey goes raw, folksy on single

By Christine Hong, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

The five-time Grammy winner talks with WSN about her new single "Cannonball" and her upcoming tour.

Ultra Violet Live competitor profile: Sasha Atlas

Ultra Violet Live competitor profile: Sasha Atlas

By Bryna Shuman, Features Editor

February 24, 2014


Filed under Features

Name: Sasha Atlas Hometown: Brooklyn Year: CAS freshman Dorm: Hayden residence hall Act: Original song with piano accompaniment What is your biggest inspiration? I can’t say I have anything that I consider my “biggest” inspiration. Really, I am inspired by the things around me and the p...

Ultra Violet Live competitor profile: Jonathan Evans

Ultra Violet Live competitor profile: Jonathan Evans

By Bryna Shuman, Features Editor

February 13, 2014


Filed under Features

Name: Jonathan Evans Hometown: Hong Kong Year: Steinhardt freshman Dorm: Weinstein residence hall Act: Acoustic performance of an original song What is your biggest inspiration? I would have to say John Mayer and Ed Sheeran, I’ve always been a huge fan of their music and writing style. How long have you ...

Ultra Violet Live competitor profile: Carter Gray Shelter

Ultra Violet Live competitor profile: Carter Gray Shelter

By Bryna Shuman, Features Editor

February 10, 2014


Filed under Features

Name: Carter Gray Shelter Hometown: Byfield, Mass. Year: Steinhardt freshman Dorm: Brittany residence hall Act: Singer/songwriter What is your biggest inspiration? I’m most inspired by the power that music can have over an individual. How long have you been performing and what made you inter...