Andy Battaglia

  1. new york beginnings
    How the Long Fuse on Chelsea’s Art Boom Was LitBack when the High Line was a derelict place to do drugs, the enigmatic Dia Art Foundation began the neighborhood’s transformation.
  2. How Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar Reflected Black Lives Matter Music critic Greg Tate talks Prince, changing definitions of R&B, and more.
  3. seen
    Will Emma Sulkowicz’s Protest Mattress Wind Up in a Museum?What’s next for Sulkowicz? “It’s going to be a big surprise, and the internet is going to lose its shit, I think.”
  4. vulture lists
    Yeezus Lives: 30 Albums to Try If You Like the New Kanye WestWant to darken your summer with sleek techno, aggressive hip-hop, and a little dancehall?
  5. vulture lists
    30 Albums to Try If You Love the New Daft PunkYacht rock, Euro-disco and fusion are back, baby.
  6. Revenge of the Weirdos?The decidedly nonconformist Animal Collective takes New York.
  7. Shut Up and DanceWhen the city was mired in rock revivalism, James Murphy busted out his disco ball.