I finally cleaned up my Spotify profile. I’ve got ten years of playlists but have never arranged them in any helpful order. Historically, people have chosen Perfect Recordings and the year-end lists. Today, I recommend smaller buddies. Feathers tries to define the kind of…
This newsletter has been a source of strength and happiness for the past three years and if we get twenty-one more paid subscribers, we’ll be good for a…
No homework here—we are trying to catch some fizz and get light. I suggest you put on my playlist of good songs from 2021 and scroll. Not everything…
Seventy-one reflections on 2021
A few months ago, I filmed 75 Dollar Bill playing in Columbus Park, which is in Chinatown right next to The Tombs. The clip is below: their big band…
On September 5, 2021 several federal unemployment benefit programs expired across the country, per federal law. They were keeping me afloat. What does…
A photo taken the day Fatigue came out, in June of 2021. I no longer find it appealing to say things like “here is the albumest album of my year” or…
from the August 19, 1997 issue of "The Village Voice"
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