Lucky 7

Here’s the Lucky 7 for 12/13/13-12/15/13 1) The Night Out: As a metalhead, the only experience I’ve found comparable to roughing the most brutal of mosh pits is navigating midtown during the holiday season. Looking to dive into the holidays but avoid the shopping circus that runs from Macy’s to Bryant Park? Climb aboard one…

New York City Marathon’s Most Inspiring Story.

I rarely write about heart warming stories but today I was inspired. As most people know the New York City Marathon was ran over the weekend and for everyone who completes it, it is a dream come true and years of hard work coming to fruition. Jimmy Jenson a 48 year old man crossed the…

2013 Rock the Bells Hip-Hop Festival

In 2004, Guerilla Union, now one of Americas leading urban lifestyle brands created Rock the Bells, a Southern California based hip-hop festival. The first festival included performances by DJ Abel, Redman and the Wu-Tang Clan and was an immense hit, leading it to branch out from its SoCal roots to other cities around the country…

Old People Are Annoying.

Is there anything more annoying than conversing with an old person or a child? Children are stupid and their stories suck, everyone knows that. But old people for some reason get a pass, we let them drone on and on about how difficult their childhood was. We listen to their word for word recounts of…

Sevendust Still Rocking

Last weekend I saw Sevendust with a few other bands in New Jersey at Asbury Park’s The Stone Pony. Don’t let the time lapse fool you, that shit was awesome. I’m just now recovering! I actually saw Sevendust earlier in the week at Manhattan’s Best Buy Theater as well, but The Stone Pony was a…

Recap: Hoboken Relief Fund Gala

It was easy to feel the New Jersey pride during Saturday night’s Hoboken Relief Fund Gala.  Escaping to the warmth of the W Hotel, Hoboken-natives, community leaders and Manhattanites alike braved the winter weather to come out to celebrate Hoboken and continue to raise funds for the Relief Fund’s efforts to rebuild Hoboken post-Hurricane Sandy.…

Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund’s Gala

This Saturday, February 2nd,  Rebuild Hoboken Relief Fund is hosting a Gala in an effort to spread the word about this community grassroots not-for-profit organization working to rebuild Hoboken, a city still impacted by Hurricane Sandy. This black tie-optional cocktail reception with feature guest celebrity hosts and presenters including Dancing with the Stars Anna Demidova, CBS…

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,…

PushMethod to Headline for Catch Wild in Asbury Park

Graffiti engulfs many of the abandoned warehouses and brick walls that house New York’s music scene. In an effort to stake ownership in their work, artists “tag” their paintings, crediting their art by leaving a distinct signature. These signatures are works of art in themselves, magnifying how vital it is to leave your own mark.…

Catch Wild Rocks New Jersey’s Press Room

   A rose by any other name is still a rose. So what’s in a name?   For Catch Wild, the rose is their front girl, Jessica Rose, and a name is their entire identity. It serves as a perfect description for their sound: catchy enough to break through to modern mainstream radio but wild enough…