Study: The Mash Exactly Like Spring Fling, Except Not

No, we didn’t film President Roth’s dance moves, but this link is always good. The Mash, a first-time-ever Music & Public Life initiative, totally happened, and it was totally like a cross between Fête de la Musique and Spring Fling, what with the whole people-chilling-on-the-hill-in-beautiful-weather thing going on. There were bands all over the freaking […]

The Mash: A Music & Public Life Initiative

Not that dumb game you played in middle school. “You know what I wish?” says person number one. “What?” says person number two. “I wish that several of the talented musicians that attend/have attended Wesleyan will select a day in which they scatter themselves about the campus and play their music loud and for all […]

BandCampWes: ZachG ’13 Strikes Back with Hypothesis Track, Video

Don’t call it a comeback: after three sweaty months in Crown Heights and a semester-long Buddhist immersion in Bodh Gaya, India, Wes emcee ZachG—Zach Goldberg ’13, also of campus funk/rap fusion act Bones Complex—is spitting beats, rhymes, and life from his home in Durham, NC. Bones Complex will be back in action this spring. Until […]

Static Stamina Ends; Weekend of Insanity Begins

This post is later than it should be because the internet cras33330tu3tisnsjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjjj We don’t really post Weekend Roundups anymore (why would we?–that’s what the event calendar’s for), but holy-god this weekend is nuuuuts: Tonight: Static Stamina’s Goodbinus Blowout last show ever @ X House Tomorrow: Lightning Bolt @ Eclectic (more info coming soon soon soon […]

Wes EarthFest Coverage by Middletown Patch

Middletown Patch offers up some video and news coverage of Friday’s first Wes Earth Day celebration on Foss, which featured performances by Bones Complex and Men With Bad Manners: Guilmette said mostly everything came together without a hitch — save for the sound system. But that was quickly resolved and the first student band, Men […]

Hip-Hop Show: Elements

Submitted by McKenzii Webster ’13: A showcase you are not going to want to miss! Starring: L.A. (Latasha Alcindor ’10) Zee Santiago Spoken Phor Maxxx Flair Bones Complex E.Oks with DJ Sankofa as House DJ!! After-party will be in Malcolm X House basement at 11:00 PM! DJ Kraff Swagger from NY will be spinning!! Co-sponsored […]

Halloweekend Roundup

Click past the jump for a (partial)  roundup of Halloween-related weekend festivities. Comment on this post with your own tips, and also don’t miss the sidebar events calendar: —>


Come out and celebrate fall’s arrival at FALLAPALOOZA-an evening of music and food on the CFA Green! Sponsored by the 2013 Class Council. Featuring a delicious meal from Bon Appetit for a meal or points swipe! And music from the all-sophomore bands Thelonious Funk, Bones Complex, The Japanese, and Linus. And, the sophomore wanna-be’s, the […]

Zach G’s “The Microphone Menace EP”

Talented Wes MC and overall great guy Zach Goldberg ’13 (you might recognize him from live hip hop/funk group Bones Complex) has a new EP release: The Microphone Menace. You can download the tracks for free here, or check out a track streaming here:

Cardinal’s Night on Main Street

Sylvie Stein ’12 writes: Do you like It’s Only Natural, Mikado, Tandoor, or Thai Gardens? Do you like paying less for delicious food? Do you like free snacks, friends, and fun music? Yeah, we thought you might… The WSA’s Community Outreach Committee cordially invites you to enjoy all of those wonderful things at Cardinal’s Night […]