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End of An Era for Webster Hall

End of An Era for Webster Hall

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Webster Hall was shut down for renovations indefinitely last month, and it's the end of an era for the popular music venue.

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.

When Regret(te)s Become Great Decisions

When Regret(te)s Become Great Decisions

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

September 22, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

The Regrettes brought a bit of LA sunshine and fun to the New York garage rock scene with their "cupcake" songs and spunky attitude during their Webster Hall show on Sept. 21.

Ty Segall Mugs Webster Hall

Ty Segall Mugs Webster Hall

By Gilchrist Green, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Uncategorized

Ty Segall brought diapers and paint to his show at Webster Hall over the weekend, touring in support of his new album "Emotional Mugger".

19-year-old Alessia Cara Wows at Webster Hall

19-year-old Alessia Cara Wows at Webster Hall

By Reeca Soriano, Contributing Writer

February 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

Off success of her single "Here", Alessia Cara has catapulted to stardom.

Pazz and Jop Celebrates Top Songs of 2015 at Webster Hall

Pazz and Jop Celebrates Top Songs of 2015 at Webster Hall

By Hailey Nuthals, Highlighter Editor

January 28, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

The Village Voice released its annual best of music list and threw a party.

Remix Artist Collective tours with friends

Remix Artist Collective tours with friends

By Alexa Wong, Creative Director

November 4, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

Remix Artists Collective founder André Allen Anjos talks with WSN about releasing music by song, not by album, and how this effects his tour. Catch RAC at Webster Hall this Friday.

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.

Beach House strikes twice in one year

Beach House strikes twice in one year

By Opheli Garcia Lawler, Staff Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

Indie dream pop band Beach House released their second album of this year, "Thank Your Lucky Stars," which showed the band's change in tone from dream to earth.

Brooklyn band talks first headlining tour

Brooklyn band talks first headlining tour

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer

April 14, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

The Brooklyn-based folk pop duo, Oh Honey, will be performing at The Studio at Webster Hall on April 15. Mitchy Collins and Danielle Bouchard of Oh Honey discussed the forthcoming headlining tour with WSN.

Chance the Rapper takes on NYU

Chance the Rapper takes on NYU

By Alexa Spieler, Arts Editor

February 25, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

As a part of Violet 100, NYU's official spirit week, Chance the Rapper & The Social Experiment took over the off-campus venue, Webster Hall.

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