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‘Concert for George’ Celebrates Harrison’s 75th Birthday

‘Concert for George’ Celebrates Harrison’s 75th Birthday

By Devanshi Khetarpal, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

In honor of the Beatles' George Harrison’s 75th birthday, “Concert for George,” will be re-released in select theaters around the country.

Hey Mama, Welcome (Back) to the ’60s

Hey Mama, Welcome (Back) to the ’60s

By Julia Fields, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

You say you want a revolution? Well, the counterculture movement is back, alive and well in Gottesman Exhibition Hall. Tensions surrounding race, politics and sex are captured through various mediums of art exclusively at the New York Public Library.

Green Day’s Persevering Political Poignancy

By Dyanna Fleites-Cruz, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Uncategorized

Green Day has maintained their political relevancy throughout the years, which is no easy feat for a group that's been around since 1986.

A Nonviolent Response To Bigotry

A Nonviolent Response To Bigotry

By Honor Saskia Milton, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Protest music is a staple of most social movements, a phenomenon that spans for decades.

Junior shares advice for finding apartments

Junior shares advice for finding apartments

By Dhriti Tandon, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015


Filed under Features

The showcase of an NYU student's apartment

Beatles return to New York City in library exhibition

Beatles return to New York City in library exhibition

February 24, 2014


Filed under Features

Fifty years after their first visit, the Beatles have returned to New York City, this time  in the form of an exhibition curated by the Grammy Museum at the New York Public Library. The exhibition, Ladies and Gentlemen… The Beatles! covers the history of the Beatles’ influence in America, from the ...

Paul McCartney’s ‘New’ offers no innovation for musical icon

Paul McCartney’s ‘New’ offers no innovation for musical icon

October 15, 2013


Filed under Arts, Editor's Picks

For any other musician, "New” would be a seminal work — an album that puts an artist on the map. Unfortunately for Paul McCartney, the former Beatle has released so many great albums, “New” simply blends into his discography. “New” stays within McCartney’s comfort zone of late 1960s ...