Jesse Fox

Jesse David Fox is a freelance writer, cat person, and Jew (in that order) living in Brooklyn, New York, NY. He is the Associate Editor of His work can also be seen on the Internet in places like New York Magazine

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"You're Afraid You'll Hate Everything Within a Month": An Interview with Lisa Hannigan | 23 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

After scoring a Mercury Music Prize nomination for her first solo album after working with Damien Rice, Lisa Hannigan returns with an effort more sophisticated and mature than before, and tells PopMatters all about it ...

"I'm Doing My Best to Make It Unrelatable": An Interview with Gauntlet Hair | 10 Nov 2011 // 1:10 AM

Wowing the world with their early singles and crafting a sound that mixes radio-ready beats with abstract guitar sounds, Gauntlet Hair retreated to their grandma's empty house to record one of the most forward-looking rock albums in some time ...


Katy Perry: Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection | 9 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

At first glance Kate Perry's Teenage Dream is shallow drivel, but it is the best shallow drivel in ages.


Bobby Flay Prepares Thanksgiving Dinner for PopMatters | 21 Nov 2011 // 1:30 AM

In these two exclusive video interviews, master chef Bobby Flay cooks up some excitement with PopMatters, submitting to a Turkey Day "lightning round", preparing theoretical Entourage dishes, and having detectives search for a "missing ingredient" ...

Five TV on DVD Shows Worth Watching (or Rewatching) This Summer | 5 Jul 2011 // 12:15 AM

What does the savvy, obsessive or lonely TV fanatic do with this free time? If you're inclined to watch TV on DVD this summer, I recommend these five.

//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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