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UPCOMING Event: Lullavie Live Sessions

UPCOMING Event: Lullavie Live Sessions

Buy Tix HERE   Come join us on March 3rd for a night of filmed sessions! We’ve gathered a group of talented funk, electronic, and RnB artists and will be getting to know them and their music through a series of performances and short interviews […]

Looking Back: Kesha’s Powerful Performance Was Exploited By The Grammys

Looking Back: Kesha’s Powerful Performance Was Exploited By The Grammys

(Photo credit: Timothy A. Clary) By Chelsea Booth It’s no secret that there was a lot wrong with the Recording Academy’s 60th Grammy Music Awards: Bruno Mars won Album of the Year, Lorde was snubbed for a solo performance, and Ed Sheeran, the only male […]

Making Live Music Great Again: Elsewhere, George Clanton, Negative Gemini’s EP Release Party

Making Live Music Great Again: Elsewhere, George Clanton, Negative Gemini’s EP Release Party

By Ariana Hwang It has been over a week and I have the song “Semi-Charmed Life” cycling in my head. You know the Third Eye Blind song that goes, “Doo-doo-doo, doo-doo-doo-doo” in the opener and chorus. A late 90’s classic and earworm I somehow casually […]

Are Concert Hologram Tours the New Normal or Just the Newest Novelty?

Are Concert Hologram Tours the New Normal or Just the Newest Novelty?

By Matteo Scher When Billboard announced in January that a Roy Orbison hologram would be embarking on a 21-day European and Australian tour, as a concert-goer and performing musician I couldn’t help but be skeptical. The thought of a 3D construction being able to entertain […]

Two Recommendations a Day: Negative Gemini EP Release Party, Night at the Museum: Lunar New Year, and More

Two Recommendations a Day: Negative Gemini EP Release Party, Night at the Museum: Lunar New Year, and More

1. Negative Gemini EP Release Party (George Clanton + Teen Body + Satin Sheets)   Where: Zone One at Elsewhere When: February 9th, 6 PM-10:30 PM Buy Tix HERE   2. Night at the Museum: Lunar New Year   Where: MoMa Ps1 When: February 9th, […]

Monthly Music Hackathon NYC Kicks Off 2018 With Science of Music

Monthly Music Hackathon NYC Kicks Off 2018 With Science of Music

By Ariana Hwang Musicians, programmers, composers, and scientists gather on the last Saturday of each month for Monthly Music Hackathon NYC. February’s theme was Science of Music and ended up being held at Spotify’s Lower Manhattan office. Coming in, I didn’t really fit the criteria […]

This Is The Steroid Era Of Social Media: Should You Buy Followers?

This Is The Steroid Era Of Social Media: Should You Buy Followers?

By Sam Fuhrer “If you’re not paying for the product, you are the product.” -Scott Goodson Over the last five years I’ve managed and created over a dozen social media accounts. It started with my band, Sam & Margot, from 2013–2016, and then I created accounts […]

That’s Chic’s Rachel Nguyen Shares Valuable Advice on How to Reset

That’s Chic’s Rachel Nguyen Shares Valuable Advice on How to Reset

By Ariana Hwang In between surfing Costa Rican waves and observing galleries at Miami’s Art Basel, Rachel Nguyen is consistently creating original content for her blog and Youtube channel, That’s Chic. She calls her freelance work a “visual, moving diary” in which she documents her […]

Seasons: Glitz, Gucci, and Why I Don’t Walk Fashion Week

Seasons: Glitz, Gucci, and Why I Don’t Walk Fashion Week

By Zuzu Tadeushuk, Model & Blogger— zuzutadeushuk.com   As February draws near I’m glad I’m not walking in New York Fashion Week. Little do people know, but Fashion Week, which paradoxically lasts a month and spans four cities and two continents, is a dreaded time […]

Best Music Videos From the Past: L$D – A$AP Rocky

Best Music Videos From the Past: L$D – A$AP Rocky

By Ariana Hwang “This is like ‘Enter the Void.’ You have to watch,” my over eager friend suggested towards the link he shared over Facebook chat. Suddenly I grinned, not taking the idea too seriously that A$AP Rocky could even venture to rap over something […]