On Pop

Lil Nas X is the greatest show in the world right now

The perverted predators of pop

How a song can drift across a life

What happened to Kanye?

“Satanic Panic” still haunts heavy metal

The joy of letting unexpected, accidental music in

Pitchfork was one of a whole ecosystem of taste-making blogs which laid claim to being the ones who had made del Rey

As long as the fans are alive, it seems that a band can keep going

Knowing Rage Against the Machine are political doesn’t overcome my determination to enjoy them anyway

In today’s pop world trauma is an asset