SYN 15 Flashback Friday: Space Shuttle Enterprise (2012)

We must admit, we’re a bunch of geeks here at The Syn when it comes to space. That’s SPACE as in rockets, astronauts, NASA…..not the space between our ears. Some of us were like kids on Christmas to get a glimpse of the rocket launch this week. With Syn headquarters located on the banks of the Hudson River, we’ve caught a glimpse of some pretty amazing things over the past fifteen ...
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SYN 15 Flashback Friday: Idlewild at Conflict of Interest (2002)

A couple of us just returned to Syn HQ after a very successful trip to Los Angeles. While there we met up with our pal Steve Nice (one of the founding fathers of our Conflict of Interest Party). In addition to taking in a Kings/Sabres game, we reminisced about the time that Steve landed Idlewild to perform at The Syndicate’s Conflict of Interest Party. Idlewild delivered one of ...
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SYN 15: The Syndicate Sweeps The CMJ College Radio Day Awards

  All this week we have been celebrating 15 years of The Syndicate at the CMJ Music Marathon, and after yesterday's College Radio Day we have a lot to celebrate! The Syndicate was the first company in the history of the CMJ College Radio Day awards to win all 8 industry awards! In addition to winning our fourth consecutive Promotional Company of the Year award, The Syndicate also was acknowledged for having ...
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SYN 15 Flashback Friday: Old SYN Logo Is Part Of CBGB’s Punk Rock History (2006)

This week marks the theatrical premiere of CBGB: The Movie as well as the second annual CBGB Music & Film Festival here in New York city. We spent many nights at the legendary club seeing hundreds of artists. After the venue was closed down in 2006, pieces of the club were preserved as rock n’ roll memorabilia. A piece of the graffiti-covered wall is prominently featured in the Hard Rock Café ...
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SYN 15 Flashback Friday: Conflict of Interest Celebrates 15 Years

This week, we were proud to announce our 15th Annual Conflict of Interest party during the CMJ Marathon. This one is very special since we’ll also be celebrating The Syndicate’s 15 years in business. Many thanks to our past performers, sponsors and partners for making COI 15 years strong. We’re looking forward to many more! Hope to see you all on October 15th at Brooklyn Bowl!
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SYN 15 Flashback Friday: I Pity the Fool (2006)

Did you know Mr. T. had a motivational reality TV series? During I Pity the Fool, Mr. T would give advice to participants and talk about team spirit. In 2006, The Syndicate was approached by producers of and interviewed for a potential episode. Unfortunately, The Syndicate wasn’t chosen (maybe we had too much team spirit already?) but we got this great ...
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SYN 15 Flashback Friday: Dane Cook’s Harmful If Swallowed (2003)

In July 2003, Dane Cook’s first album, Harmful If Swallowed, was released on Comedy Central Records.  Dane’s high energy, sound effect infused punch lines were catching on quick amongst youthful comedy audiences as he personally grew his fan base on MySpace. 10 years ago this month, The Syndicate was hired for a massive college campus awareness campaign to promote Dane’s bubbling up debut album.  Harmful If Swallowed went on to become ...
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SYN 15 Flashback Friday: Landman’s Wedding! (2003)

Another big Anniversary to celebrate during a year of big Anniversaries for The Syndicate. Ten years ago, The Syndicate staff ventured to the suburbs of Philadelphia for partner Jon (and Casey) Landman’s Wedding. We all had a great time (from what we can remember) and found this group photo to share with you today. Some music highlights from the big day: Immediately following their vows, Andrew WK’s “Party Hard” was played. Their ...
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