essays & reporting

Nylon — Notice Me!: How Fandom Endangers Female Musicians


The New York Times — Why is there a coffee shop in so many stores?

Bitch Media — Trial By Firing: Are Unions the Cure for Post-Traumatic Press Disorder? (Print & online)

Rolling Stone — How Mitski Became the Cowboy

Vulture — 'Broad City' Encouraged Women to Be Their Grossest Selves 

Nylon — How Art Inspired By Sexual Assault Can Help Survivors Heal

Grubstreet — The Sound of Live Music Returns to New York's Bars and Restaurants

Bustle — Touring Musicians Are Losing More than Just Money in the Coronavirus Pandemic

Allure — Why Are People Still Catcalling During a Pandemic?

Nylon — Why Poetry Thrives in Times of Conflict

Allure — Disordered Eating is Still Missing from the Conversation about Eating Disorders

MTV News — How Regina Spektor's Broadway Residency Redefines the Concert Experience 

Vinyl Me, Please — Girl, Put Your Records On: The Perfect Work-From-Home Soundtrack


Rolling Stone — St. Vincent's Alien Rebirth


Vice — Women Secretly Run the Town of 'Letterkenny'


Slate — The #MeToo Moment Everyone Missed in 'Bojack Horseman'

MTV News — The Master of Modern Love

Paste — Why Bright Eyes' 'I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning' Still Matters

interviews & profiles

Observer — Exclusive Interview: Anna Marie Tendler Ruminates on Loss in ‘Rooms in the First House’

Grammys — Matt Berninger's Optimistic Malaise

No Depression — Visiting Other Selves: Lucy Dacus' Home Video reflects who she used to be 

MTV News — The Glam Grief of Sad13's 'Haunted Painting'

Teen Vogue — Maya Boyce on College, Charity, and Keeping Cameron's Legacy Alive

UPROXX — Vinyl And Velvet: A Look Inside Pom Pom Squad’s High School Americana

Grammys — Bright Eyes Usher in a New Apocalypse

Vinyl Me, Please — Waxahatchee's Clear-Headed 'St. Cloud'

Nylon — Alia Shawkat Can't Wait to Lose Control

Grammys — How Japanese Breakfast Found Joy on Her New Album 'Jubilee'

The Creative Independent — Writer Jessica Hopper on continually redefining what you do

Vinyl Me, Please — Frances Quinlan Wants Witnesses

Teen Vogue — Camp Cope on Supporting Other Woman in Music and Calling Out Festival Lineups

Vinyl Me, Please — Vagabon's Many Faces

Nylon — Mal Blum Explores Self-Destructive Habits on 'Pity Boy'

Vinyl Me, Please — On 'Young Enough,' Charly Bliss Spills Out

Teen Vogue — Camp Cope on Supporting Other Woman in Music and Calling Out Festival Lineups

Vinyl Me, Please — The Full-Body Experience of Nilufer Yanya's 'Miss Universe'

New York Family — Amber Tamblyn: Weaponized Woman (Cover story) 

Vinyl Me, Please — Sylvan Esso's Immersed in 'Free Love'

New York Family — NBC Anchor Lester Holt & His WNBC Anchor Son, Stefan Holt, Talk Family, Empathy & Media (Cover story)

MTV News — Okkervil River's Will Sheff Dances with the Grim Reaper




Vox — Why is it so hard to finish a notebook?

The Creative Independent — How to enter the poetry community

Rolling Stone — Song You Need to Know: Camp Cope, 'The Face of God'

Paste — Sufjan Stevens' 'The Ascension' Waxes Existential

uDiscoverMusic — Best Yusuf/Cat Stevens Songs: 20 Peaceful Pop Hits


musician bios

Pom Pom Squad, Kississippi, Grace Ludmila, Fern Mayo, Nefesh Mountain & Hush Club.