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Newport Folk Festival 2015: Dylan '65 Revisited and the Community at Fort Adams
2 Aug 2015 // 10:00 PM
The 2015 Newport Folk Festival was an amazing event with a great lineup of artists, the vibe of a small community and a beautiful location.
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 20-1
9 Oct 2014 // 9:13 PM
These top 20 records of the '00s feature some familiar faces, but also several that, over time, have grown more fondly in memory.
When Is Art Beautiful? When Is It Just Boring?
9 Feb 2016 // 9:30 PM
To paraphrase art critic Peter Schjeldahl, beauty is a kind of action and reaction between the work and the viewer, or the listener, or the reader. Beauty happens.
Art Endures, Capitalism Degenerates: The Evolving Career of Amanda Palmer
27 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM
The arts have always suffered and survived in times of economic depression. Amanda Palmer has forged a career that has not only weathered the recession, but rejects the received wisdom of the music industry. Is she an exception to the rule, or an example other artists should follow?
Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly, and James McAlister: Planetarium
16 Jun 2017 // 2:00 AM
Although overly padded and repetitious at times, Planetarium is a poignant, adventurous, and highly promising debut.
Sufjan Stevens Shone With Sorrowful Genius at Philadelphia's Academy of Music
14 Apr 2015 // 5:30 AM
Stevens goes for a transformative, pensive, and atmospheric live presentation. Ultimately, that’s what makes his artistry so one-of-a-kind and invaluable.
Sufjan Stevens + Cold Specks: 12 April 2015 - Hartford, CT (Photos)
22 Apr 2015 // 3:00 AM
Sufjan Stevens' Carrie and Lowell tour presents some of his most personal stories in a special, intimate performance.
11 Sufjan Stevens Songs to Get Ready For His Comeback
22 Jan 2015 // 3:38 AM
Sufjan Stevens recently announced his first solo album in five years, Carrie & Lowell. This list of 11 of the best songs in his eclectic catalog is sure to get you back in the Sufjan mood.
Panorama Music Festival Sets Out to Prove That Two Is Better Than One
1 Jun 2016 // 4:36 AM
Not without stirring up some controversy, Panorama Music Festival takes aim at New York City with a barrage of big bands.