Alumni News

Berklee Alumni Earn 36 Grammy Award Nominations

December 11, 2013
The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences nominated 30 Berklee alumni for a total of 36 Grammy Awards.
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PODCAST: Tom Griesgraber '95

December 10, 2013
This alumnus's flying fingers make magic with the Chapman Stick. After attending a Berklee in LA session, Griesgraber set his heart on Berklee, but knew he had his work cut out for him to succeed...
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Simpsons' Alf Clausen is in Music Ville

December 5, 2013
Get the inside story from The Simpsons composer and Berklee alumnus who wrote the music for the recent show-opening mini-film featuring the show's characters in a battle over musical...
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November 26, 2013
Boston-based R&B vocal quartet is hitting it big.
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PledgeMusic Creates New Platform to Connect Musicians and Fans—and Money

November 20, 2013
A music crowdfunding and direct-to-fan marketing platform, PledgeMusic lets fans give money to support their favorite artists in several ways, from helping them pay for studio time to financing their...
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The Groove: Passion Pit's Ian Hultquist '08

November 19, 2013
Berklee student and Groove writer Lisa Occhino sat down with Passion Pit's Ian Hultquist '08 to discuss the band's founding and recent success.
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The Groove: Backstage at the TD Garden

November 19, 2013
Josh Groban's musical director Tariqh Akoni '91 took time out of his busy schedule to give Berklee students a look at the process of preparing for a stadium show.
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PODCAST: Marga Lane '09

November 13, 2013
Marga Lane is a true triple threat–equally accomplished as an actress, dancer, and musician. She recently released her independent EP Expressions and has an acoustic follow-up EP slated to drop...
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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 to the Hollywood Reporter’s ranking of the top 10 music schools. 
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PODCAST: Cotton Wine

October 30, 2013
This trans-national pop-Americana duo is so haunting and infectious they might be zombies.
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