From DJ to Def Jam

Elie Lamaze­rolles, AMD’15, recently com­pleted a co-​​op with Island Def Jam Music Group—a job that appealed to him because of his musical roots as a disc jockey in Europe.

Northeastern’s own artist collective

Emily Schuna, a third-​​year music industry major, was inspired by a co-​​op expe­ri­ence at a record label in Brooklyn to form an artist col­lec­tive and pro­duce her own EP—all from a campus res­i­dence hall.

Music festival creates a bang in Bangor

The Kah­Bang Music Fes­tival, founded by North­eastern alumnus Tim Lo and held annu­ally in Bangor, Maine, empha­sizes the impor­tance of dis­covery by focusing on ‘what’s next’ rather than ‘what’s now’ in music, art, and film.

The Kids’ are all right

We Are The Kids,” com­mu­ni­ca­tion studies major Natalie Dickinson’s blog, has amassed some 25,000 fol­lowers, the majority of whom are young people looking to break into the music industry.

Sound effect

Working at a com­mer­cial art gallery in Berlin taught North­eastern music tech­nology major Gus­tavo Jiménez about the industry and inspired his own work.