Alumni News

PODCAST: Thaddeus Hogarth '88

March 7, 2014

Associate professor of guitar Thaddeus Hogarth '88 might just be the world's most popular guitar teacher.

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The Checkout – Live at Berklee with Warren Wolf and Wolfpack

February 25, 2014

The Checkout – Live at Berklee continues on March 5 with Warren Wolf and Wolfpack live at Cafe 939, over the web at nprmusic.org, and through WBGO FM's airwaves. 

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Lisa Fischer on Being 20 Feet from Stardom and Next to Jagger

February 25, 2014

Lisa Fischer, one of the most in-demand backup singers in the world, stopped by Berklee ahead of her tour with the Rolling Stones to screen 20 Feet from Stardom. 

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PODCAST: The Crash Kings

February 21, 2014

Brothers Tony and Mike Beliveau play old-school rock 'n' roll with a twist—no guitars. Using only keyboards, bass, and drums, they create a hard-hitting sound that has reached No. 1 on Billboard’s alternative chart, and netted them a featured performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

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Berklee's SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond

February 19, 2014

Berklee College of Music presents its SXSW Party: Boston and Beyond on Thursday, March 13, noon – 6:00 p.m., in Austin, TX. Berklee’s ninth annual SXSW Party is presented by The Red Room @ Cafe 939, Alumni Affairs, and Heavy Rotation Records (HRR), with media sponsor Vanyaland and features up-and-coming Berklee and HRR alumni and students performing rock, pop, electronic, Americana and folk.
 

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Berklee Launches Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship

January 29, 2014

Berklee College of Music announced the launch of the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE). Alumnus and Sonicbids founder Panos Panay has been named its founding managing director. The institute will offer an academic curriculum, research projects, online courses, and an incubation environment to encourage new startups within the music space.

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Berklee Alumni Win Eight Grammy Awards

January 27, 2014

Berklee alumni took home eight trophies during the Grammy Awards 2014 ceremony, including faculty member Terri Lyne Carrington, who was the first woman artist to win in the Best Jazz Instrumental Album category.

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PODCAST: Jason Lim '13

January 23, 2014

Originally from Falkirk, Scotland, Jason Lim ’13 is a polymath in the finest Berklee tradition. An accomplished violinist, guitarist, drummer, inventor, and recording engineer, he is equally comfortable on both sides of the sound board and soldering iron.

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PODCAST: Guillermo Klein '94

January 21, 2014

Making music that is "occasionally Ellingtonian, occasionally classical, and always beautiful," according to PopMatters, an Argentinian alumnus returns to Berklee to perform with his band and Berklee students. "Mariana" is from his latest disc.

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After Macklemore Tour, Andrew Joslyn ’12 Back to Berklee Online

January 17, 2014

After recently touring the U.S. and world with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis and appearing on The Tonight Show, Berklee alumnus Andrew Joslyn '12 returns for another round of Berklee Online courses.

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