From The Women Who Raised Them: Brooklyn's Native Sun
Through the eyes and voices of their mothers, meet the group who is challenging what it means to make rock music in New York in 2018.
Love Isn’t Dehd: A Conversation with Jason Balla & Emily Kempf
Dehd started as an excuse to go on a really long date. Emily and I first met playing a show together at Cafe Mustache in Chicago. After, we'd run into each other on tours between Chicago and Atlanta. We wanted to go on vacation so we wrote a couple love songs and booked a tour.
How Cows Grazing and Youtube Videos Shaped Madison's Slow Pulp
Last September, Emily Massey, Alex Leeds, Henry Stoehr, and Teddy Matthews made their way to Chicago to start a new chapter with their dream punk group, Slow Pulp. Filing into a studio on a snowy day in Brooklyn, we sat around on floor pillows and fell into a discussion of describing the world in colors and what it means to have people in your life who you are so deeply connected to.
It’s About Time for Toast, Becoming the Role Model They Never Had
Toast premieres their self-titled debut EP. We talk about their year, moving to NYC, and being the relatable queer role model we’ve all been waiting for.
Group Chat: Barrie, Major Murphy, and Majetic on the Winspear Review
Ben Wittkugel and Jared Jones of Winspear text with label family Barrie, Major Murphy, and Majetic in lieu of their review show at Baby’s All Right Thursday, January 24th.
Memorizing Pi & Maintaining Honesty with Mallrat’s Grace Shaw
Meet Grace Shaw, the Australian singer song-writer who discovered a new species of spiders as a child, sports a tamagotchi on her pant loop, and commands the stage as Mallrat.
The Reality Is: Part 1
Born in the US to a Jordanian father and Palestinian mother, Rand Faris left the United States at age six to grow up in Jordan. “The Reality is: Part 1” is the first out of a series of three. There are pieces that are birthed from fingertips and some from pencil tips. These are an unequal mixture of both. It’s used to pull myself back after I find myself drifting away into my stream of thought.
Pictionary with Grapetooth
Clay Frankel and Chris Bailoni of Grapetooth talk landlords over beers and colored pencils before their sold out NYC debut at Baby’s All Right.
Inspired by her final year at college, writer Habiba Warren explores identity and sexual freedom in weaving together four encounters to examine the implications of her feminine self.
The Making of Sedona: In Conversation with Rachel Stewart and Spurge Carter
Friends and close collaborators Rachel Stewart and Spurge Carter talk about creating with your community and Stewart’s new project, Sedona.
Premiere: "I'm Not Your Man", Grady Wenrich On His Solo Project And Talking Creative Risks with Mackenzie Howe
Musicians Grady Wenrich, of The Lonely Biscuits, and Mackenzie Howe, of The Wild Reeds, talk Grady’s new solo project and pushing each other to take creative chances.
In Conversation with Painters Jessica Spence & Dennesa Usher on Race Relations and Women's Issues in Modern Art
Artists Jessica Spence and Dennesa Usher met while pursuing their graduate degrees in art at Lehman College. Bonding over their shared interest in portraying important societal topics like race relations and women’s issues in their work, they've stayed close friends and collaborators since.
Growing Up On Christian Rock: In Conversation with Kevin Krauter & Rachel Bell
Musician Kevin Krauter and artist Rachel Bell talk about growing up in the Midwest and making music.
Lo-Fi Pop Duo ginla Proves You Can Make Long Distance Work
Where Greenpoint meets Williamsburg, flanked by the San Damiano Mission Church, McCarren Park and a bodega that sells bibimbap, I meet up with Jon and Joe of ginla on a muggy evening at the Lot Radio…
"Just You and Me: A Reflection of Us", a Photo Diary by Lila Barth
I knew I liked you when I saw you for the second time at that roof party on June fourth. Despite all the familiar faces I was most drawn to you. You told me a story about a cat who had snuck into your shitty basement apartment off the Bushwick-Aberdeen stop, the same apartment we’d find ourselves loving each other in a few weeks down the line.
Descendre: In Conversation with Photographer Jess Farran About Falling in Love & Making a Zine
Photographers Jess Farran and Augusto Silva Alliegro talk falling in love, letting go, and creating art in the process.
The Biggest Rockstar on the Planet is Ian Ruhala
Everyone has that phase where they want to be the greatest rockstar who ever lived. For a long time I thought it was going to be me. And then for another period of time I thought it was going to be Steven. But now I think it’s going to be Ian Ruhala...
A Family Affair: The Nude Party's Record Release Show
The Nude Party captures their debut record release show through two disposable cameras.
Purple Flowers in America
Longing for change and a purge of naiveté, a college student’s observations of unfamiliar racial territory become clear as the day moves forward. In memory of Stephon Clark and Medgar Evers.
"This Is What We Do", a Photo Diary by Max Ostenso
We were all 21 and had fun and went out every weekend and were depressed and drank a lot of beer and got sweaty in basements at house shows and made sweet love…