NYSS Goes for a Midnight Spin

The combination of the words “Midnight” and “Spin” to form a band name has a colorful collection of backstories ranging from a late night game of Russian roulette to vocalist Mike Corbett’s starring role as a timely spinning circus carnie. I’m inclined to believe either all or none, but either way I’m damn glad these…

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…

Music: Proof that 2012 Didn’t Totally Suck

Some parts of 2012 definitely weren’t awesome. Hurricane Sandy blew. Literally. Recent school shootings have the entire nation up in arms about whether we should be up in arms. On a personal level, I almost died in New Jersey via sun poisoning, and I learned the hard way that OKCupid isn’t the greatest idea. But…

Alex Kelly: From B&E to CMJ

“When I was younger I was really obsessed with Prince. That is the one short man who I don’t care how old he is, he can get it any day of the week.” This isn’t even the best statement musician Alex Kelly provided during our interview at Saint’s Alp Teahouse.  When she isn’t fantasizing about giving Prince that kiss…

Sarah Tracey Shows Off Talent…and Curves

Sarah Tracey‘s new video for her song, Camera, features the gorgeous, curvy blonde gallivanting about a hotel room in less than her mother’s ideal Saturday afternoon outfit with a sexy, hand-picked gentleman in tow. All fun and games, until she loses her camera. Despite her scanty wardrobe in the debut video, Tracey expresses that her…

AG Revamps Original Beatles Songs

AG wants to “be your man,” and she’s making that very clear with the debut of her new music video featuring her inspired version of The Beatles I Wanna Be Your Man. At the beginning of the world influential band that is The Beatles, four guys in search of peace, love and music signed a less…