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Navigating the City

By Alexa Spieler August 24, 2014

The characters on “How I Met Your Mother” once contemplated what constitutes being a New Yorker, arguing over whether you were once you have seen Woody Allen, stolen a cab from someone, cried on...

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Musicians flock to new outdoor music venue

August 24, 2014

When the historic Roseland Ballroom closed in April, the New York music scene took a hit, as it was forced to relinquish a venue that was a favorite for many artists since 1958. The iconic venue may...

Must-see concerts this week

Must-see concerts this week

August 24, 2014

New Yorkers love to be busy all the time, and it is hard not to notice, especially when it comes to the arts and, in particular, concerts. Live music is one of New York City’s best offerings —...

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Alumnus talks TAUK, latest album

April 30, 2014

Over a year ago, the four members of New York City-based band TAUK overcame a challenge that they had never before faced — producing a record without a vocalist. TAUK released their debut instrumental...

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Cyrus bares skin, emotions at Barclays Center

April 8, 2014

Several months ago, during one of the most-discussed performances of recent memory, Miley Cyrus twerked in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center at MTV’s Video Music Awards, relinquishing her Disney reputation...

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Miley Cyrus sheds Disney image on tour

March 11, 2014

When Miley Cyrus released her 2007 hit “See You Again,” perhaps the best-known lyric was the excuse, “she’s just being Miley,” bringing to mind images of her innocent childhood days as a...

NYC band sets example for independent artists

NYC band sets example for independent artists

March 5, 2014

The Met brothers, otherwise known as AJR, claimed a home-field advantage in New York as they played before an audience at Gramercy Theater on Feb. 19. Adam, Jack and Ryan Met make up AJR, a band...

Billy Joel not moving out of Madison Sq. Garden anytime soon

Billy Joel not moving out of Madison Sq. Garden anytime soon

February 6, 2014

Before an artist’s success was defined by YouTube views or Twitter followers, there existed a time when the music spoke for itself. A musician’s credibility was defined by the mastery of his or...

Fall Out Boy embraces past, fans at 'Save Rock and Roll' concert

Fall Out Boy embraces past, fans at ‘Save Rock and Roll’ concert

September 10, 2013

Olivia Ellis for WSN Wentz, the bassist and designated bandleader, announced his hope to inspire someone in the crowd to start the next Green Day or even the next Fall Out Boy. Long before the sold-out...