The ubiquity of second album syndrome.
Gerard & Kelly
On dance, domesticity and the giants of modernism.
The Turnstile frontman on hardcore's sweet side.
Fatima Al Qadiri
The shape shifting star of contemporary electronica.
Iranian artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat pays homage to the iconic Egyptian singer Oum Kulthum.
The band leader on his genre-busting year.
The artist considers his cultural legacy.
Half a century on from his debut, the Keyboard Fantasies composer is the next big thing.
The alternative Miss Colombia is seizing her crown.
Erika de Casier
In conversation with a romantic soul.
In London, Stephanie Phillips takes a tour around the sweet, strange galaxy of glitter pop sensation Rina Sawayama.
Meet the classical composer whose unornamented arrangements fill arenas.
In Berlin, Stephanie d’Arc Taylor meets the man who makes music move—orchestra conductor Roderick Cox.
Phoebe Bridgers likes Joni Mitchell, astrology and working on her issues. Eve Barlow meets the singer remaking emo in her own image.
My Favorite Thing
Conductor Roderick Cox views his baton as an extension of his own body.
Harry Harris celebrates the legacy of enigmatic performer and “songwriter’s songwriter” Laura Nyro.
What did singer Tyson McVey do with her evening?
Meet the musician reimagining organ music.
Meet the musicians creating seasonal soundscapes from color swatches, in partnership with lifestyle brand Toast.
An interview with the soft-spoken pied piper of psychedelic Bohemia.
Kaytranada built his reputation as a producer from a bedroom in his mom’s house in Montreal.
The self-possessed singer on the importance of vulnerability.