Norway, Send Us Some Music

New York City draws the best talent from all over the world, luring them here with its bright lights, tall buildings and flourishing art world. Then it spits its harsh truth in their faces and sets about separating those who have it from those who don’t. Annie Woodward doesn’t seem too worried. Woodward doesn’t have…

Nametag Day: Making New Yorkers Less Bitchy

Ever wonder what would happen to NYC if everyone wore a nametag for a day? Would the dark, mean New Yorkers become more friendly and more talkative? Well, one could hope so and in an effort to prove that we aren’t as cold hearted as the rest of America seems to think we are some…

Newbs For Your Listening Pleasure

Holidays are coming up, and I love you all very much, but I don’t have any damn money to buy you gifts. Plus you bastards are greedy. Instead, I’m giving you a list of bands I’ve heard but haven’t covered this year who are worth a listen. First up: Silas Fermoy Brooklyn born in band…

A Letter from the Editor RE: Hurricane Sandy

As the Editor, I never wish to write a negative article. New York Social Status is based on relating current trends, tastes, and tunes of New York City. We keep it light, young, and fresh, so our audience can check into someone else’s insight and be inspired to try something new. Whether a new band,…