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Two Recommendations a Day: Roller Disco Party, Game-Making & Workshops at Microsoft, and More

Two Recommendations a Day: Roller Disco Party, Game-Making & Workshops at Microsoft, and More

1) The Roller Wave: Roller Disco Party     Where: House of Yes When: January 26th, 6PM-10PM Buy Tix HERE     2) Playcrafting + Microsoft Global Game Jam   Where: Microsoft, 11 Times Square When: January 26-28th, 6PM-9PM RSVP HERE   Join Playcrafting and […]

Make a Trip to Samsung Gallery 837

Make a Trip to Samsung Gallery 837

By Ariana Hwang If you’re in the Meatpacking District without anything to do, or happen to forget that the Whitney Museum was closed on Tuesdays, don’t worry about having to walk further in the teeth-chattering cold.   Just walk into Samsung 837, Samsung’s NYC flagship […]

Two Recommendations a Day: Catch Techno DJ Sets at 1896 Studio & Stages, O Mer, and More

Two Recommendations a Day: Catch Techno DJ Sets at 1896 Studio & Stages, O Mer, and More

1) Mind Against, Vaal & Christian Voldstad (Teksupport_OTB)      Where: The 1896 Studio and Stages, Brooklyn When: January 13th, 10 PM – 6 AM Buy Tix HERE     2) O Mer, Mons Vi, Ackerman    Where: Berlin – Under A, New York When: January […]

Girlboss: Redefining a Woman’s Success with Nasty Gal’s Founder, Sophia Amoruso

Girlboss: Redefining a Woman’s Success with Nasty Gal’s Founder, Sophia Amoruso

By Ariana Hwang When Sophia Amoruso stole a rug, I couldn’t believe that one of the richest, self-made CEOS on the list of Forbes 30 under 30, was a shoplifter in her early lifetime. Netflix made a show loosely based on her in real life […]

Youtube’s Music Curator: David Dean Burkhart

Youtube’s Music Curator: David Dean Burkhart

By Ariana Hwang Amid music videos and Spotify, there is a hinterland of Youtubers creating unofficial videos with your next favorite song. As soon as you find them, it won’t be long before a Cigarettes After Sex song is playing and Scarlett Johansson is peacefully […]

E.P. Review: Winnebago Vacation and Schmave continue the trend of Quality Upstate Music

E.P. Review: Winnebago Vacation and Schmave continue the trend of Quality Upstate Music

By Matteo Scher Although Manhattan and Brooklyn are the heart of New York’s famous music scene, it would be impossible to entirely credit these cities as the center for music without looking at the state as a whole. Ever since Robbie Robertson and The Band […]

Missing SZA, Bar-Hopping, and Marketing at Live Nation

Missing SZA, Bar-Hopping, and Marketing at Live Nation

By Ariana Hwang The late David Bowie once said, “I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.” He always knew that life was made infinitely better with music, transformation, and adventures into the unknown. Despite a tangle of […]

REVIVAL: How The Cultural Acceptance of Eminem Diminished His Impact

REVIVAL: How The Cultural Acceptance of Eminem Diminished His Impact

“Damn, how much damage can you do with a pen?” -Eminem, Who Knew By Sam Fuhrer When I was 9 years old, at my suburban elementary school in Chappaqua, New York, I came to class one day and said “Will the real Slim Shady please […]