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Sounds of ‘Sweetener’

Sounds of ‘Sweetener’

By Julia Fields, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Ariana Grande's new album "Sweetener" is a remarkable addition to her discography that shares meaningful and empowering music.

Three Student Acts on the Rise

Three Student Acts on the Rise

By Nicole Rosenthal, Music Editor

August 26, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Check out this handful of talented up-and-coming musicians at NYU to start off your fall semester.

Online Deals for NYU Students

Online Deals for NYU Students

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Features

NYU students have access to a multitude of online deals and free services. Here are some of the best perks that are available to us.

What We’re Listening To: Instrumentals

What We’re Listening To: Instrumentals

By Gilchrist Green, Music Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

On this week's What We're Listening to is a series of smooth instrumentals.

TIDAL Offers Little to Independent Artists

TIDAL Offers Little to Independent Artists

By Haven Williams, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

TIDAL only reinforces the old elite-dominated model of the music industry.

Stream Like Your Life Depends on It

By Hailey Nuthals, Highlighter Editor

April 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

In today's digitized music landscape, how can companies react - and how should they react - in order to maintain profits?

Hippo Campus guitarist talks touring, Bieber and ‘making it’

Hippo Campus guitarist talks touring, Bieber and ‘making it’

By Hannah Shulman, Deputy Multimedia Editor

November 19, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

WSN talked with Hippo Campus' lead guitarist Nathan Stocker about touring with the alt-rock band and how Spotify diversifies music taste.

Epstein of band JR JR talks New York, Detroit music scene

Epstein of band JR JR talks New York, Detroit music scene

By Audrey Deng, Arts Editor

October 28, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

JR JR's latest album "JR JR" marks a minimalist watershed in the indie-pop band's career. Band member Joshua Epstein talks about Dale Earnhardt Jr., Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. and the band's upcoming performance at Webster Hall on Nov. 4.

Freemium focuses internet away from ads, toward content

Freemium focuses internet away from ads, toward content

By Matthew Tessler, Deputy Digital Director

September 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The freemium model —that Spotify and YouTube have adopted– should be the future of online content.

Tidal’s wave could hurt artists

Tidal’s wave could hurt artists

By Matthew Tessler, Deputy Opinion Editor

April 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Everybody loses if artists, as a group, fragment themselves too much on streaming services like Tidal.

Jay Z comes to NYU to talk music business

Jay Z comes to NYU to talk music business

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2015


Filed under News

Jay-Z spoke at NYU about the launch of his music streaming service, Tidal.

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