Nellie McKay
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Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
News // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles

Part 2: From Handsome Furs to Oneida
25 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

Slipped Discs continues with hip-hop royalty, a genre-busting classical quartet, the future of soul music, an Americana demigod and many more. All records that missed our top 60 list last year.

Songwriting and Social Activism: An Interview With Nellie McKay
2 Jun 2009 // 4:59 PM

"If you keep your opinions and knowledge to yourself, it doesn’t change anything." McKay talks to PopMatters about her current projects, social activism, and philosophy of life in general.


Nellie McKay: My Weekly Reader
23 Mar 2015 // 9:05 PM

The assortment of different tunes here suggests McKay understands the complexity of the past and reveals her empathy for a more hopeful time when love and peace were fresh thoughts rather than a debased slogan.

Nellie McKay: Home Sweet Mobile Home
29 Sep 2010 // 5:00 PM

Nellie McKay zaps the consumerist cool kids and hipsters of the 21st century and employs humor to direct her barbs deeply into her targets.


Nellie McKay on the Radio
18 Oct 2010 // 8:00 AM

In some ways, Nellie McKay is the quintessential New Yorker. She has the insouciance of the sophisticate and the naïveté of the innocent all


Nellie McKay's playful personality belies her over-the-top talent
7 Apr 2008 // 2:17 AM

New York singer/songwriter Nellie McKay is absolutely brilliant and bloody confounding. She has more retro range than Amy Winehouse, more musical depth than Alicia

It takes a Pa. village to nurture Nellie McKay's new CD
30 Sep 2007 // 11:36 PM

According to Nellie McKay, some musicians are as skillful with their instruments as the finest artists are with oil paints. "Me, I'm still doodling," says


Nellie McKay on the Radio 18 Oct 2010 // 8:00 AM

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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