Student Music Scene Celebrated at The MASH

Inspired by Fete de la Musique, also known as World Music Day, the fifth annual MASH highlighted Wesleyan’s student music scene on Sept. 9. The 5 1/2 hour concert, sponsored by the Center for the Arts, featured 22 bands performing at four different venues on campus including Olin Library, the North College Lawn, Center for the Arts and Foss Hill.

Musical acts included Slavei, Hari, Slender James, Birchbark, Fortune Plays Sax, Anna Savage, Sneaky Boy, MEG, Dinomanic, Yer Trash, the good lonely, Mom, Rui Barbosa, BOSSY, Lo-Qi, McCleary McCleary, Going Up North for the Weekend, Slouch, The Highlanders, Jal & Locus, Chef and El Niño. Each band performed for about 20 minutes.

Photos of The MASH are below and on this Wesleyan Facebook gallery. (Photos by Will Barr ’18, Rebecca Goldfarb Terry ’19, Caroline Kravitz ’19 and Olivia Drake)

The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18)

The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18)

The Mash at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Caroline Kravitz)

The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18) The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18) The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18)

The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18) McCleary McCleary The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18) Sneaky Boy Sneaky Boy DSC_9356

The MASH at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Will Barr '18)

The Mash at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Caroline Kravitz)

The Mash at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Caroline Kravitz)

The Mash at Wesleyan University, Sept. 9. (Photo by Caroline Kravitz)