Squid is a post-punk quintet hailing from Brighton, England, consisting of Ollie Judge, lead singer and drummer; Louis Borlase and Anton Pearson, guitarists; Laurie Nankivell, bassist; and Arthur Leadbetter, keyboardist. On May 7, 2021, Squid released their debut album BRIGHT GREEN FIELD to critical acclaim. On March 25, WHRB's Katia Soares dos Santos attended Squid’s Boston show and sat down with Judge to discuss the band.
Couch is a Boston-based band comprised of seven talented musicians, inspired by funk, soul, and jazz genres. Couch has grown from a long-distance band recording music from college dorms across the country to touring as a band! Band members Tema Siegel (Lead Vocals), Zach Blankstein (Guitar/Bass) and Jared Gozinsky (Drums) recently talked with WHRB to discuss their journey as Couch.
In this intimate interview, jazz DJ Jerrica '22 speaks with world-renowned Cuban musician Gonzalo Rubalcala about his musical philosophy in advance of his upcoming concert with the Harvard Jazz Orchestra.
Noelle Chung chats with Benjamin Wenzelberg ’21. Conductor, countertenor, and composer, Wenzelberg wrote the music and libretto for “Nighttown,” an operatic reimagining of Joyce’s Ulysses. Listen for a conversation about his relationship with music, the creative process behind “Nighttown,” and the importance of opera.