Gavin forms band, making it in the music industry

Jasmine Gonzalez, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2016

Since posting a viral acoustic cover of Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair” on YouTube back in 2010, New Trier graduate Katie Gavin has come a long way in the music industry. Gavin, 23, who is originally from Winnetka, currently...

A live collaboration from the fourth floor

Feature's Editor, Michael Blickstein

December 4, 2015

New Trier has a vibrant music scene – a building full of artists and musicians that rivals some small cities. Seniors David Snower and Mandy Watson are part of this scene, and they love it. The duo started playing together...

NT alumni and students alike have a passion for music

Melanie Mandell, Features Editor

November 6, 2015

0, the halls of New Trier are bound to be filled with a plethora of talents. Almost every student knows that celebrities such as Rainn Wilson, Bobbi  Brown  and Pete Wentz attended New Trier, but there are also many aspiring artists w...

To stream or not to stream

Adam Sheffield, Sports Editor

October 16, 2015

Let’s be honest here, when was the last time you actually bought a song or CD? The music-streaming industry is constantly changing, and iTunes is slowly becoming a thing of the past. While Apple Music, YouTube, and P...

TIDAL looking to make splash in music streaming

Elizabeth Byrne

April 24, 2015

Sixteen of the music industry’s most successful artists came together on March 30 to announce a “game-changer” in the music subscription service industry. Known as TIDAL, Jay-Z and artists such as Calvin Harris, Kanye West,...

Christmas has come early for hip-hop heads

Max Borushek

March 20, 2015

For hip-hop heads across the nation, Christmas has come in March. 2015 has already been off to a great start for fans of rap music, with releases such as Joey Bada$$’s highly anticipated debut album, “B4.DA.$$,” in January,...

School year’s top five music moments

Logan Mounts

June 2, 2013

Whether it's a band reuniting, a scandalous drug arrest, or an unfortunate death, there are new stories appearing almost every hour with what's going on in the music universe. Here are the five biggest moments in music of the...

Band Aid

Band Aid

April 29, 2013