The LoveHowl Strikes…Again?

Remember that one band I wrote about last year? The one with the one song and the talent and the “24 reasons” to show some love (and howl..)? Yeah, they’re releasing their first EP, and it’s so awesome that one release party wasn’t enough. So Sunday night at Piano’s in the Lower East Side, The…

Ludlow Studios Opens in Style

Stereotypically speaking, one can’t get much more “New York” than by attending a gallery opening. That said, I jumped at the chance to attend the opening of Ludlow Studios, a new venue in the Lower East Side. While the event might not have been exactly as I imagined, it certainly didn’t disappoint. Hosted in the…

Everest Cale Unleashes “Beast”

Previous NY Social Status feature band, Everest Cale had an especially exciting night last Friday. Thankfully our awesome music editor was part of it. After what can only be assumed was hard work and dedication, Everest Cale released their first ever music video at Pianos in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Featuring what is easily the…

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…

Talia Billig Is Always Talia (Which Isn’t Jazz)

New York native, Tallia Billig is many things: diehard vintage collector, DJ on-the-fly, self-proclaimed “bad kid,” singer-songwriter, hardcore feminist, bookworm, travel aficionado, LES resident, the list goes on and on. Most importantly for Billig, though, is what she learned about herself during creation of her most recent album, The Ripple Effect. “No matter where you are,…

Conveyor Melds Electronica and Harmony for Sweet Sound

  Brooklyn based but spreading its delicious sound across America, Conveyor, is more than deserving of the nation’s attention.  Recently returned to the United States following a spot in Toronto’s NXNE (North by Northeast), Conveyor has covered the entire continent with its appearances at Austin’s SXSW as well as Montreal’s Fringe Festival. As icing on their already…