In our morning reading: new writing from Chloe Caldwell, interviews with Kim Gordon and Tessa Hadley, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jessie Chaffee, Amber Sparks Revisited, Morgan Parker on Tennis, Sufjan Stevens, and More
In our afternoon reading: talking with Jessie Chaffee and Sufjan Stevens, new writing from Morgan Parker, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Tommy Pico’s Playlist, Porochista Khakpour Nonfiction, Sufjan Stevens Interviewed, Bud Smith, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Tommy Pico, new writing from Porochista Khakpour and Bud Smith, and more.
Morning Bites: NYC Punk History, Roxane Gay, Jo Ann Beard Interviewed, Michael J. Seidlinger, and More
In our morning reading: new writing from Roxane Gay, Jes Skolnik, and Michael J. Seidlinger; Alexander Chee reviewed Rick Moody’s new novel; delving into punk history; and more.
Morning Bites: Tournament of Books Final, Sufjan Stevens, New Melissa Broder Poetry, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Ryan Chapman and Camille DeAngelis, new poetry from Melissa Broder, Brandon Stosuy on Sufjan Stevens’s new album, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Zadie Smith on Key and Peele, Sufjan Stevens Interviewed, New Cesar Aira Fiction, Natalie Eilbert, and More
In our afternoon reading: Zadie Smith on Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele; thoughts on books by Natalie Eilbert, Andrew Worthington, and Diane Cook; new Cesar Aira fiction; a Sufjan Stevens interview; and more.
Afternoon Bites: Shya Scanlon on “Twin Peaks,” Great Fictional Vacations, A New Sarah Gerard Essay, Sufjan Stevens Covers Arthur Russell, and More
Revisiting Twin Peaks, Emma Straub on fictional vacations, Sarah Gerard on veganism and radical politics, Sufjan Stevens and Arthur Russell, The Dissolve on James Franco’s Child of God adaptation, and more.
Music For Weekends: Sufjan, Small Black, Xray Eyeballs, Oberhofer
Posted by Jason Diamond Everybody and their mother, father, great uncle, and babies daddies are talking about the first Sufjan track off his upcoming album, The Age of Adz. And for good reason: it’s fucking incredible. It’s weird, glitchy, Prince-y, pretty, and all sort of other things that make me feel good. Listen: Sufjan Stevens – “I Walked” This Small Black track, “Photojournalist,” sounds like a weeble wobble dance party or a warped cassette tape of The Lost Boys soundtrack. […]