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Video: Nick Astro – Filmmaker or Musician?

posted by Alberto April 30, 2014


Nick Astro will be graduating from Columbia College Chicago in a few weeks and today, he released a new video in which he talks about his aspiring career in filmmaking and music. Check out the video directed by Josh Garvin up above.

As Nick Astro prepares to graduate from Columbia College Chicago May 18th with a degree in Cinema Arts & Science he sits down to talk about how he uses his filmmaking prowess to power his career as a musician.

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Video: Nick Astro, Martin $ky & Saba Live at AEMMPSGIVING

posted by Alberto November 24, 2013

AEMMP Records, Columbia College Chicago’s student run record label, put together a great lineup this past Thursday for their AEMMPSGIVING show. Nick Astro performed a handful of tracks off of SUPER16, while also performing a verse he wrote earlier that morning. Martin $ky performed “Invitation,” “POLAROID,” “PEARL GAWD” and more joints off of TIME(LESS). The last performer of the night, Saba, decided to throw in some new joints along with some familiar tracks like “Gurlfran” and “You.Know.Sab.” The new tracks, “Butter” and “For You,” will more than likely be found on his forthcoming project, COMFORTZone. You can find out if those track will on the new project this upcoming Tuesday (11/26) at the official listening party. Details here. Watch Nick Astro and Martin $ky’s performances below.  Continue Reading