Sachyn Mital
Contributing Editor

Sachyn Mital is a Contributing Editor for PopMatters. He specializes in concert and event photography in NYC. His work has been published by Village Voice, Wall Street Journal, BrooklynVegan and more. Visit his personal site for exclusive images and galleries. Contact him at mital () popmatters dot com or on Twitter at @sachynsuch.

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News // 33 Articles

A Soulful Escape: An Interview With Júníus Meyvant | 29 Jun 2017 // 9:00 PM

Icelandic folk artist Júníus Meyvant re-released his debut Floating Harmonies today in America and recently performed his first NYC show.

Punky Rock The Kids Would Want to Listen To: An Interview with Talay (& Live Acoustic Song) | 28 Jun 2017 // 9:30 PM

Talented singer-songwriter Talay is very active in the NYC music scene and has just released her second EP. She sat down with PopMatters for a chat and a live performance.


Broadway’s ‘The Play that Goes Wrong’ Is More Tiresome Than Winsome | 10 Apr 2017 // 11:30 AM

The Play That Goes Wrong aims for oversized laughs via an outlandish caricature of a murder-mystery performed within.


Novice Enters Nick Cave Performance at Beacon, Comes Out Undeterred | 22 Jun 2017 // 3:57 AM

Intense and dramatically profound, Nick Cave's performance allows fans to worship at the feet of a preacher.

8 Take Aways from the 2017 Governors Ball Music Festival | 7 Jun 2017 // 3:00 AM

Brief bouts of rain didn't dampen the most vibrant Governors Ball yet. The fest had a lot to offer an all-ages audience. Most importantly: great performances.


Revisiting Protest Songs of Yore, Americana Musicians Build Upon, and Add to, Canon | 29 Jun 2017 // 7:03 AM

Anthony D'Amato and River Whyless tackle classic protest songs while recently reunited The Mammals address cultural divisions with a new tune.

Rhiannon Giddens Shares 'Freedom Highway' at American Songbook and on Tour | 2 Jun 2017 // 6:00 AM

Rhiannon Giddens, formerly of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, brought her Freedom Highway tour to New York for a powerful show. The tour resumes next week and hits Newport Folk later this summer.


Governors Ball Marks the Start of New York's Music Month and Summer Festival Season | 25 May 2017 // 4:32 AM

The 2017 Governors Ball Music Festival promises fans the chance to hear new music from Phoenix, Lorde, and many more.

Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows Tour This Summer + Coney Island Photos | 27 Mar 2017 // 8:00 AM

Buddies Rob Thomas and Adam Duritz get their bands together this summer for "A Brief History of Everything Tour 2017" and the pairing is a lot of fun.

//Mixed media

How a Song By Unknown Newcomer Adam Johnston Ended Up on Blondie's New Album

// Sound Affects

"Adam Johnston of An Unkindness wrote a song at 17 years old and posted it online. Two years later, magic happened.

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