News from the Institute

Press Release
December 12, 2023

Master Tour will equip up-and-coming tour professionals from the Berklee Popular Music Institute with its state-of-the-art tools.

August 7, 2023

The songwriting major, whose duo Awfbeat performed at Governors Ball 2023, talks about his road to Berklee from an art and design background and how visual art recharges his musical inspiration.

May 24, 2023

Morgan Milardo, who manages the Berklee Popular Music Institute, shares the story behind the concert and how people can help support efforts to free Evan Gershkovich, a reporter detained in Russia.

Press Release
May 23, 2023

Thanks to the Berklee Popular Music Institute, artists from the college will play Lollapalooza, Governors Ball, Music Midtown, and other top festivals. 

Press Release
February 24, 2023

The Berklee Popular Music Institute will showcase performances from Berklee's hottest artists who are scheduled to perform at major music festivals this summer.

February 6, 2023

The vocalist and dancer talks about balancing her interest in music business with her own artistry, going to major festivals through BPMI, and how you don't get Beyoncé without Tina Turner.

Press Release
September 19, 2022

With one festival gig under her belt and another to go, the Berklee Popular Music Institute featured artist reflects on the journey to the big stage and the road ahead.

Press Release
June 22, 2022

Berklee Popular Music Institute students reimagined the Culture Club chart-topper “Do You Really Want to Hurt Me” in this video premiere.

Press Release
June 14, 2022

Thanks to the Berklee Popular Music Institute, artists from the college will play Lollapalooza, Osheaga, Music Midtown, and other top festivals this year.

May 4, 2022

As Jeff Dorenfeld prepares to retire, we celebrate decades of his contributions to artist development through Heavy Rotation Records and the Berklee Popular Music Institute.