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Music Features Archive

July 11, 2011
Backseat Idol

“Dollar Van Demos” turns a share-taxi ride into a talent show.

June 13, 2011
Like a Punch in the Face

You can thank Will Sheff’s subconscious for Okkervil River’s most visceral album to date.

June 6, 2011
Let Us Entertain You

Black Lips perform like rock stars used to.

May 30, 2011

Three citizen critics with different tastes offer competing takes on noteworthy recent albums.

May 16, 2011
Hypothetical Gaga

Seventeen designers and artists reimagine the pop star.

May 9, 2011
Wild About Panda Bear

Actor Oliver Platt plays music geek, interviewing Animal Collective’s Noah Lennox.

May 2, 2011
Rude Boys

The birth of the Beastie Boys—an oral history on the 25th anniversary of Licensed to Ill.

April 25, 2011
A Little Less Crazy After All These Years

Paul Simon comes to terms with his mortality—and immortality.

April 4, 2011
Reunited, and It Feels So Good

The Kills release their first album in three years.

March 28, 2011
Tattoos and Sunshine

What happens when indie rockers and their fans go on a cruise?

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