Liz Colville is a freelance writer and editor for publications including Spinner, Tiny Mix Tapes, Baeble Music, and the music blog Lizzyville. She has previously been a staff writer at Pitchfork and Stylus Magazine and was a founding employee at findingDulcinea, where she was a senior writer and social media coordinator. She lives in Brooklyn.
What’s More Dangerous on the Web -- Hackers or Hacks? | 15 Nov 2009 // 4:00 PM
Content producers have the power to be whomever they want, but if they let themselves be dictated too much by factors like Google, page views, and ad revenue, they end up simply joining a droning, mundane chorus of mediocrity.
Nobody Puts Twitter in a Curation Corner | 18 Oct 2009 // 5:00 PM
Twitter has fast become a land of curators. But where does curation go from here, and do we really want it to go there?
The Pretenders + Cat Power + Juliette Lewis: 11 August 2009 - New York | 7 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM
A powerful trio of female singers created three distinct atmospheres on a hot, humid evening in Central Park.
Kill The Record Labels | 16 Aug 2009 // 4:59 PM
The words of people like DJ Lazy K, a grateful and hardworking mixtape creator, illustrate how well underground hip-hop is doing, if the RIAA would just leave them alone.
Alela Diane: 14 August 2009 - Union Hall, Brooklyn | 25 Aug 2009 // 2:00 AM
Three unique women vocalists from Australia, Oregon and Brooklyn carried a night of modern folk music that, as the headlining Alela Diane put it, made sense together.