The New Yorker magazine is one of the city’s (and the world’s) best resourced for intellectualism. From in-depth and well-researched articles to fantastic fictional prose, each week one single magazine offers millions of readers the joy and thought-provoking work of today’s best writers and journalists.
And that doesn’t stop short of new releases in books. This week on Book Talk, we take a look at 2014’s column Briefly Noted in search for some of the hottest new prints this year.
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
#StopAsianHate! Do we need to say more? Yes, we do—with music & resources. | read