A Poetic Filament: An Interview with Writer and Musician Azeem

A Poetic Filament: An Interview with Writer and Musician Azeem

By Imran Khan

25 May 2016 // 2:30 AM

What you hear in Azeem's music is bluster and anger, a rage of words and sound. But at the very core of his sonic tirade is the enveloping silence of anagogic contemplation. ...

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Astrally Project Myself Into the Life of Someone Else: An Interview With Beth Orton

By Evan Sawdey

25 May 2016 // 2:00 AM

Everyone thinks they've pegged Beth Orton. But her sharp turn towards bedroom dance-rock, she's thrown all her fans for a loop -- and she's loving it....

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At Billboard Music Awards, Ulterior Motives Rule>

Nobody goes to the Billboard Music Awards to find out who won -- not even the nominated artists....

Tom Petty and His Old Rock Group Mudcrutch Re-form for Another Album and Tour>

Moby's Memoir 'Porcelain' Is Exceptional and Incisive>

Concert review: Beyoncé's Faithful in 'Formation'>


Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season>

Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here....

Lawrence Delivers Hearty, Soulful 'Breakfast' Delight in NYC (Album Stream + Photos)>

Moe. Concocts Explosive Recreational Chemistry in Hollywood>

Transcendental Night with Jazz Legends Sun Ra Arkestra and Pharoah Sanders>

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The Last Gunfighter: Songwriter Guy Clark Passes Away at 74

// Sound Affects

"The man whose songs were recorded by Johnny Cash, Alan Jackson, Ricky Skaggs, David Allan Coe, The Highwaymen, and countless others succumbs to time’s cruel cue that the only token of permanence we have to offer are the effects of shared moments and memories.

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