The CMJ Music Marathon Festival took New York City by storm from October 18th thru the 22nd. Live music, industry panels and parties were the norm during this week of music in New York City.

On Friday, October 21, Berklee held it’s 5th annual CMJ showcase at Bowery Poetry Club. The lineup consisted of Berklee alumni bands, Heavy Rotation student bands and bands. The Berklee showcase wasn’t the only place at CMJ where Berklee alumni bands were performing. Numerous bands played showcases all over the city. Here’s a list of all of the alumni bands that played at CMJ this year. If you played CMJ and your band isn’t on the list, email and we’ll be sure to get you on there!!

Alumni Bands at CMJ

  • Aaron Lee Tasjan
  • Blue Pages
  • Christina La Rocca
  • Cody B. Ware
  • Emily Greene
  • Erin Barra
  • Gem Club
  • The Grownup Noise
  • Hallelujah the Hills
  • Lalah Hathaway
  • Lucius
  • Pepper Rabbit
  • Rebecca Loebe
  • Seth Glier
  • Spanish Channel
  • Spanish Prisoners
  • The Stepkids
  • Sydney Wayer
  • Ume
  • Uptown Party Down
  • Zambri
  • Ken Yates
  • Moss Points North
  • Friendly People
  • Michelle Lewis

To read more about Berklee’s official CMJ showcase, read Berklee Alums Rock CMJ.