This was the most concert-filled year of my life: 45(ish) shows, which is basically one per week, and over 150 artists. So many concerts. I saw shows at venues only five minutes from my apartment; shows across the nation, shows in a different country. Shows in parks, with laptops…
BREAKING NEWS: Here are recently (belatedly) made Spotify and YouTube playlists with all the songs for easy listening. Here's my top 20ish songs of…
The idea that teens are melodramatic is a popular myth in our culture; we see it in television shows and movies, the numerous stock tropes of the…
It's like watching a method actor go so far into his role that he forgets who he is.
2021: the year Zoomers learned what a breakbeat is.
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Luci4, also known by the nom de rap Axxturel, has had a bigger year than almost every other underground rapper. He scored four TikTok hits in 2021…
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When I went home to California after I graduated college in May, Dry Cleaning’s New Long Leg was the only album my parents wanted to play in the car. It…
Quinn is a voracious sampler with a peripatetic appetite. She’s flown back to the 70s to snag Cortex’s groovy “Huit octobre 1971,” vaulted to the aughts…
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