The Vanderbilt Hustler

The Vanderbilt Recording Studio in Sarratt (Hustler Multimedia/Elle Choi)

Vanderbilt Recording Studio perseveres and supports its students despite COVID-19

October 29, 2020

Hannah Grewal, director of the Vanderbilt Recording Studio, sheds insight on this semester's restrictions to the organization as well as how they’ve responded.

(Screenshot by Eva Pace)

@highvyn: from passion to project

October 21, 2020

Sophomore Josiah Won has risen to fame through his song “idk,” all while balancing student life and his music career

Chloe x Halle to perform at VIBES Oct. 21 (Robin Harper/Chloe x Halle)

Chloe x Halle to perform in VPB’s first ever VIBES concert series

October 21, 2020

The VPB Music Group presents the first concert of its new virtual series, VIBES, featuring popular R&B artists Chloe x Halle

‘Apolonio’ asserts Mexican-American artist Omar Apollo’s place in 80’s R&B

October 20, 2020

A pioneer of the new wave of Spanish classic blues and R&B interpretations, Apollo's latest album release does not disappoint.

Tiny Dorm Concerts: Noah Silver

October 4, 2020

Sophomore Noah Silver kicks off this semester’s Tiny Dorm series with emotional lyricism and a harmonica to boot.

(Dolly Parton Productions)

VH New Music Fridays: Celebrate Christmas in October with Dolly Parton’s latest album

October 2, 2020

Ready or not, the queen of country is here to get you in the Christmas spirit with her first holiday album in 30 years

Gus Dapperton (Jess Farran)

Gus Dapperton develops modern synth-pop with “Orca”

September 22, 2020

The New York native explores new sounds with a strong influence from the despairing tone of social isolation

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‘Zeros’ by Declan McKenna: sophisticated leap forward for Boy King of Indie Rock

September 14, 2020

Deep production, lyrical subtlety and instrumental detailwork help Declan niftily evade a sophomore slump.

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Beloved Live On The Green music festival transitions to socially distant approach

August 9, 2020

The Nashville music festival Vandy students know and love is rebranding into the Live On My Green FM Music Festival for 2020, which means pre-recorded live performances.

(Universal Music Group/Beth Garrabrant)

Taylor Swift releases quasi-alternative album “folklore”

July 25, 2020

Pop star Taylor Swift surprises fans with the release of her new album, “folklore,” an emotional tour de force that deviates from her traditional sound.

A clip of Chris Mann's

Blair graduate Chris Mann helps us answer the question: what does quarantine sound like?

May 29, 2020

Chris Mann (‘04) has transformed his talent as a classical vocalist into that of a Youtube parody star, redefining his career and bringing unity to his viewers.

Feed the Front Line Poster for their website. (Screenshot by Immanual John Milton)

Nashville’s Feed the Front Line to host virtual benefit festival

May 18, 2020

Feed the Front Line is partnering with CMT in hopes of raising funds to continue supporting local restaurants and delivering food around U.S. cities. Feed the Front Line LIVE will be streaming from CMT’s Facebook and Youtube channels May 20.