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Thursday, November 26th, 2020  
Garrett Bradley On Her New Documentary, “Time”

Oct 19, 2020 Web Exclusive

How does one tell the story of 21 years in just 81 minutes? Director Garrett Bradley does this flawlessly in her newest documentary, Time, a brilliant exploration of love, hardship and strength. More

Mike Hilleary on His New Music Journalism Book “On the Record”

Oct 15, 2020 Web Exclusive

It’s difficult to explain what a music journalist does to the general public. The most common response is, “You write reviews?” Which then leads to giving more and more detail about the profession, eventually resulting in the person you’re speaking to becoming further confused, and, in many cases, incredulous.  More

Self-Portrait: Jasamine White-Gluz of No Joy

Oct 13, 2020 Web Exclusive

For our recurring Self-Portrait feature we ask a musician to take a self-portrait photo (or paint/draw a self-portrait) and write a list of personal things about themselves, things that their fans might not already know about them. This Self-Portrait is by Jasamine White-Gluz of Montreal’s No Joy, and she drew her own self-portrait and then took a photo of herself drawing the picture. More

The Goa Express

Oct 12, 2020 Web Exclusive

Fresh faced garage punks The Goa Express have been regular features on the UK psych rock circuit for a few years now despite being barely out of their teens.  More

Writer Kathryn Robson on the Sex Shop, Circus of Books, and the Titillating Documentary It Inspired

Oct 07, 2020 Web Exclusive

Surfing through the glorious abundance of Netflix the other day, I chanced upon a fabulous movie about something unexpectedly entertaining: a bookstore. Thankfully, I clicked on the movie and watched it end-to-end in one sitting. That movie? Circus of BooksMore

My Favorite Album: Alex Lahey on The Killers’ “Hot Fuss”

Oct 06, 2020 Issue #66 - My Favorite Album - Angel Olsen and Sleater-Kinney

I think I was about 12 or 13 when it came out, but I think I really got into it when I was about 14. I was sort of resistant to it for a little while, I think because it was a really successful record and I was sort of getting into my stage, you know how we all go through that stage—some people never get out of it—where they try to resist what’s popular.  More

Bartees Strange on His Debut Album

Oct 02, 2020 Issue #67 - Phoebe Bridgers and Moses Sumney

It was a late night TV performance viewed as a teenager that confirmed to Bartees Strange, an emerging singer/songwriter based in Washington, D.C. whose birth name is Bartees Cox Jr., that his only path forward would be a musical one. More

Arlo Guthrie on His Dad, Protesting, and “Alice’s Restaurant”

Sep 30, 2020 Web Exclusive

Longtime folk singer-songwriter, Arlo Guthrie, who is the son of folk legend Woody Guthrie, recently released a new song, a cover of the American standard, “Hard Times Come Again No More.” The song is meant to express a sense of unity and a communal desire to get through tough times.  More

Chloé Zhao and Peter Spears Talk “Nomadland”

Sep 30, 2020 Web Exclusive

The Duo Explains the Film’s Creation, Production Process and COVID-19 Difficulties. More