There are few singer-songwriters who can claim a more prolific peak creative period than Adrianne Lenker’s past five years. Since 2016, she’s helmed four albums with her band Big Thief as well as several solo outings, including her informatively-titled recent twin releases Songs and Instrumentals. Like Neil Young in the mid-early Seventies, each one of […]
Reports from inside North Korea are notoriously difficult to verify, given the secretive nature of the regime. State media reported in 2013 that Jang had been put to death, The Post noted, though there were no reports of his body being put on display. He is believed to have been killed by a firing squad. […]
“Nudge It” is basically about my ongoing hatred for what I consider to be people posturing with certain social imagery, where their background isn’t necessarily connected to that social imagery. And you see a lot of class tourism with lots of acts. It is not just that. It’s with actors, it’s with everything. It’s a […]
“You don’t miss a kiss until the lips are gone.” That’s how Bootsy Collins describes making music by himself, ever since Covid-19 forced him and the musicians he wishes he could jam with into quarantine. “I think we took for granted the freedom that we had to be together and do things together,” he says. […]
We’re celebrating the new list with a big new undertaking: an in-depth podcast, made in partnership with Amazon Music. Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums goes inside the making and the meaning of 10 albums from the list, featuring fresh stories from the artists who recorded them and insights from the Rolling Stone staff. Taylor Swift […]
It seems the only thing he has time for is song and album titles. “With this record, one thing I tried to do is keep it short. It’s a short record, and the songs are short,” he continues. “Whenever I go through records that I love and I listen to over and over and over, […]
Beyond the movie, are you working on a new record?Yeah, I’m in the studio right now. I got off tour a few days ago, and right now I’m already working on the new album, which we’ll have finished this year. I want to have it done before the movie starts. I don’t want to come […]
2019 OUTLOOKThe difference between Carroll lining up behind Hainsey and Hainsey splitting time with Kraemer two years ago is Kraemer was a first-time starter, while this will be Hainsey’s third season in the role and, for that matter, senior Liam Eichenberg’s second at left tackle. There is no uncertainty to the position.
At 77 and 74, respectively, Biden and Donald Trump are already the oldest presidential candidates in US history (Ronald Reagan was 73 in 1984). The delicate nature of their ages has been underlined by the last week, in which Trump entered and exited the hospital with the coronavirus, which has spread rapidly through the White […]
When the Barretts adopted these children, they weren’t famous. They had no idea that Amy Coney Barrett would become a household name years later. Instead, their faith and their hearts of service inspired them to welcome two children, whom many would see as “flawed,” into their family. The Barretts saw them as extraordinary. How many candidates for the Supreme Court can say the same?