News from the Institute

Press Release
July 12, 2021

Berklee Popular Music Institute students and other Berklee-affiliated acts will perform at Lollapalooza, Inkcarceration, Music Midtown, and Welcome to Rockville.

Press Release
December 10, 2020

The video, which reimagines Donny Hathaway’s holiday hit “This Christmas,” is produced and performed by students from around the world.

Press Release
September 22, 2020

Watch the Berklee Popular Music Institute's new recording and video for WAR’s “Why Can’t We Be Friends?”

April 6, 2020

Berklee artists are performing live on Instagram each Wednesday, giving BPMI students a chance to adjust to changing industry in real time.

Press Release
May 21, 2019

The experiential program is sending six artists from the college to perform at major summer music festivals, including Essence Festival and Lollapalooza.

Press Release
February 21, 2019

Berklee Popular Music Institute will showcase artists performing at summer festivals, including the Governors Ball and Lollapalooza, on March 6 at the Sinclair.

August 3, 2018

Artists who have performed at festivals like Lollapalooza and SXSW through the Berklee Popular Music Institute give the inside scoop on how to make the experience the most it can be. 

Press Release
April 26, 2018

BPMI students to perform at Essence, Lollapalooza, Outside Lands, and more. 

Press Release
February 21, 2018

Berklee Popular Music Institute presents its annual showcase of artists chosen by students in the program to represent Berklee at major music festivals this summer, including Essence Festival, Lollapalooza, Osheaga, and Outside Lands.

September 26, 2017

In this episode of Inside Berklee, music business/management major Paloma Menendez calls in from her semester abroad at Berklee’s campus in Valencia, Spain, where she’s taking a respite from her music-business-heavy schedule to re-energize her singing and songwriting.