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 // 35 Articles

Newport Folk Festival 2017 Hit All the Right Notes | 8 Aug 2017 // 3:03 AM

A great weekend at Newport includes watching talented, diverse performers, participating in a protest song sing-along and maybe a lobster roll.

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.


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.


Treasuring Memories of Paul McCartney on 'One on One' Tour | 20 Sep 2017 // 5:02 AM

McCartney welcomed Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt out for a song at Madison Square Garden.

Summerstage Night Belongs to Fred "Sonic" Smith (Patti Smith's Tribute) | 15 Sep 2017 // 3:16 AM

Patti Smith celebrated her late husband's birthday in Central Park with their children and her band.


X Ambassadors' Cayuga Sound Fest Breaks Ground In Ithaca Saturday | 22 Sep 2017 // 5:24 AM

The Roots, Margaret Glaspy, K. Flay and more join X Ambassadors for their inaugural Cayuga Sound Fest on September 23rd.

The Meadows Festival to Bring Gorillaz, M.I.A., Run the Jewels and More to NYC | 1 Sep 2017 // 3:54 AM

The Meadows Festival returns to NYC to close out the summer festival season (September 15-17) with a lineup that gravitates towards hip-hop.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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