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A weekly mix of trending topics and themes

Five Tips for Covering Songs on YouTube

Breaking out on YouTube requires a good amount of time, energy, and creativity. Here are some tips on how to get started.

Take Note

Berklee Now Series

iHeartRadio: Curated by Terri Lyne Carrington

Grammy Award–winning faculty member Terri Lyne Carrington curates a playlist of music that inspires her to imagine something different.

iHeartRadio

Erin’s Prime Slices: Alice Merton, Down Dirty Shake

Read about and hear new releases recommended by BIRN staff member Erin Ober during the week of December 9.

The BIRN

Curtis’s Prime Slices: The Beths, Starcrawler

Read about and hear new releases recommended by BIRN staff member Curtis Heimburger during the week of December 9.

The BIRN

Bella’s Prime Slices: Holiday Edition

Read about and hear new seasonal releases by PJ Morton, Jessie J, Pentatonix, and Lucius.

The BIRN

Show Review: Speedy Ortiz at the Sinclair

BIRN staff member Erin Ober checked out a concert by Sadie Dupuis’s band in support of their latest album.

The BIRN

Curtis’s Prime Slices: Los Straitjackets, Sticky Fingers

Read about and hear new releases recommended by BIRN staff member Curtis Heimburger.

The BIRN

Erin’s Prime Slice: Speedy Ortiz

Read about and hear a track from Twerp Verse, the latest release by the Boston-based indie rock band.

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Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice

Terri Lyne Carrington, Angela Davis, and Gina Dent discuss why the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice is important. 

Curtis’s Prime Slices: Moving Panoramas, Theia

Read about and hear new releases recommended by BIRN staff member Curtis Heimburger during the week of November 18.

The BIRN

Erin’s Prime Slices: Rose Droll, Maiah Manser

Read about and hear new releases recommended by BIRN staff member Erin Ober during the week of November 18.

The BIRN

Show Review: EZI at the Sinclair

The BIRN checked out a set by the former Nickelodeon star who’s now signed to Steve Madden’s label, 5Towns Records.

The BIRN

Hustling and Joy: Madame Gandhi's Tips for Success

Drummer, electronic musician, and activist Madame Gandhi shared her advice and experience with students at Cafe 939.