Hip-hop in American culture and its connections with Barack Obama’s presidency set the stage for a thought-provoking panel discussion with experts in race, music, gender studies, pop culture, and politics.
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.
Four Northeastern alumni have embarked on a three-month road trip through Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin with the goal of capturing the essence of each city’s unique music scene.
Northeastern’s student-run record label, which provides management, recording, and other support to musicians, signed five new artists earlier this month.
Music industry major Caitlyn Dougher drew thousands of concertgoers to an annual music festival in Reykjavik, Iceland, through a five-month social media campaign.
Northeastern’s Office of Housing and Residential Life pairs first-year roommates based in part on taste in music.
Six students studying music technology wrote pieces of music last semester that were performed and recorded by the Boston Modern Orchestra Project on Friday at the Fenway Center.
A low-cost, high-quality turntable developed by a Northeastern graduate with the financial support of IDEA has raised more than $100,000 on the crowdsourcing website Kickstarter.
Four students and alumni received Entrepreneurial Spirit Awards from the College of Arts, Media, and Design for channeling their creativity and leadership skills through film, theater, music, and architecture.
Northeastern’s a cappella group performed five songs in the invitation-only competition, including “Cold War” by Janelle Monae and “As Long As You Love Me” by Justin Bieber.
The Nor’easters, an a cappella group founded in 1998, released its first professionally produced album this fall and has begun work on another.
Music professor Dennis Miller has embraced digital media, using animation to visually communicate themes and concepts.