Alumni News

The Groove: Passion Pit's Ian Hultquist '08

November 19, 2013

Passion Pit's Ian Hultquist '08 sat down with the student-run, online newspaper Berkleegroove.com at Austin City limits last month to discuss the band's humble beginnings (and recent...

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PODCAST: Marga Lane '09

November 13, 2013

Multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress Marga Lane is a true triple threat.

As a songwriter and performer, she’s played clubs from one end of the country to the other, including the Roxy and the Sayer’s Club in Los...

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Berklee Named No. 1 Hollywood Music School

November 1, 2013

Berklee was named the No. 1 Hollywood music school in the world, according the Hollywood Reporter’s ranking of the top 10 music schools based on a survey of industry insiders. The college’s impressive complement of Grammy, Emmy, and...

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PODCAST: Cotton Wine

October 30, 2013

Originally from Groningen, Holland, 2010 alumna Femke Weidema met Brandon James in Los Angeles after leaving Berklee.  The two quickly discovered that their shared interest in combining Americana and pop music came alive in the haunting,...

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Inside Berklee PODCAST: Christian Scott

October 18, 2013

With influences that range from Louis Armstrong to Radiohead's Thom Yorke, trumpeter Christian Scott '05 is not only on a jazz innovator, he's a musician whose unique vision makes him a must-listen pioneer no matter what you think...

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PODCAST: CMJ Showcase 2013

October 10, 2013

Berklee College of Music, Heavy Rotation Records (HRR), and Berklee Alumni Affairs present the seventh annual CMJ Music Marathon showcase of alumni and student artists on Thursday, October 17, from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at Sullivan Hall in New...

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Betty Who: Born at Berklee

October 9, 2013

If you haven’t heard 2013 Berklee graduate Betty Who’s delightful brand of pop music just yet, chances are you know someone who has, thanks to a viral video of a...

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PODCAST: Melissa Aldana

October 8, 2013

These are heady times for Chile-born saxophonist Melissa Aldana. She moved to Manhattan after graduating form Berklee in 2009; began making a name for herself in that competitive and overpopulated scene; and just a few weeks ago, achieved...

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PODCAST: Clem Snide

October 1, 2013

After leaving Berklee in 1990, singer-songwriter Eef Barzelay formed Clem Snide, an artistically-adventurous trio named after a character in William S. Burroughs’s Naked Lunch.

Clem Snide toured throughout the 90’s and...

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Berklee Celebrates 20 Years of BIN with Free Concert October 16

October 1, 2013

Berklee College of Music hosts 19 educational partners from contemporary music schools, colleges, and universities around the world for a two-day summit to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Berklee International Network (BIN)....

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