Singer-songwriter and Heavy Rotation Records alum Nathan Reich ’09 opened up our 3rd annual CMJ Showcase last Saturday at the Bowery Poetry Club with a moving and evocative solo set. He’s joined here by current student Tommy Bohlen and Alexandra Spalding ’09:
Afterwards, he was kind enough to give us a few words about his experience at CMJ, and his time at Berklee: Continue reading →
Thursday Night in the Lower East Side was no ordinary weekday as bands filled every venue in sight, hour to hour with each venue packed with music loving souls. An absolutely gorgeous day in fall Manhattan left us energized to do a marathon run of shows all along Bowery and Ludlow St. Continue reading →
Berklee came out in force for alumni band Annie and the Beekeepers CMJ Showcase last night at the Living Room. Magen and I were there, as were students and alumni Nathan Reich, and members of Sex!, and Nini & Ben, who, not coincidentally, happen to all be playing Berklee’s CMJ Showcase tomorrow (1-5 at Bowery Poetry Club, plug, plug)… Continue reading →
Hi. So, I’m at the Artists Lounge for CMJ and I just got a great massage for free! Now I’m in line to get a free haircut. But that’s not even the best part. I’m drinking beer that was free as well! They sure know how to treat the artists at this event. I had a very tough decision to make whether or not I was going to attend the showing of a new Elliot Smith documentary or coming here. Either choice would have been great. Sex! rehearsal later this evening an then the big showcase tomorrow! We go on at 4:15 sharp.