NYU Student Band Rocks Lower East Side Club

On a night that was seemingly just like any other dark, smoggy evening last year, in a small club called Pianos in the Lower East Side, a band was born of a beautiful jam...

Clive Davis’ Ntu on Standing Out

WSN talks to Clive Davis sophomore and musician Ntu about his inspiration, process and aspirations.

Lily Allen returns with NYC show

Following a brief absence from the music scene, Lily Allen has catapulted herself back onto the pop charts. No longer the seemingly carefree and precocious young adult, Allen has settled down — she is...

‘Ariel Archives Vol. 1’: Ariel Pink Exhumes His Poltergeists in Three-Album Re-Exploration of His...

Musician Ariel Pink’s fixation with having to constantly reinvent his image has always pointed to him being troubled by the potential constraints of each new persona moments after he debuts it. “Ariel Archives Vol....

Craig David Takes Bowery Ballroom

British hip-hop artist Craig David headlined a sold-out show at Bowery Ballroom on Monday night. With a barren stage of only his spin table, the audience was in for a night of just David and...

Motion City Soundtrack wows Williamsburg crowd

If one word could encapsulate Motion City Soundtrack’s show at the Music Hall of Williamsburg on Sept. 4, it would be energetic. The band, which has released five studio albums since 2002, showed off...

Sophomore Premieres EP at Bitter End Residency

The West Village’s Bitter End welcomed NYU sophomore Kate Yeager this past Wednesday night for the debut of her first EP, “Your Girlfriend.” After performances from two fresh-faced fellow singer-songwriters and a half-hour comedy...

NYU Alum Previews Poignant New Album

Lost in a Dantesque forest forged from the fires of breakup, anxiety about the state of the nation and absolute confusion about his life’s trajectory, Alex Brown Church confesses that his latest album is...

Irish singer talks NYC concert

Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow first made waves with his debut “Early in the Morning” in 2011. His sophomore album, “Post Tropical,” dropped this year, and saw him putting an electronic spin on the...

5 Artists From SXSW Who Are About to Blow Up

One of the reasons musicians, fans and record labels venture to Austin, Texas for South by Southwest every year is to discover that up-and-coming artist on the cusp of greatness and worldwide recognition. WSN...

Allah-Las Turns Brooklyn Steel into California Gold

American rock band Allah-Las took the Brooklyn Steel on a journey far away from New York, last Saturday, with a set consisting of their third album “Calico Review” and recent EP “Covers #1.” Formed in...

Starbucks acoustic series creates ‘Buzz’

The Starbucks on Astor Place, a meeting spot for NYU students, is offering the opportunity to enjoy a latte while experiencing live acoustic music as a part of “The Acoustic Buzz” series. The coffee...
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