Author Archives: NINA CORCORAN

About NINA CORCORAN

Nina wants to explore India but spends most of her time reading n+1 and trying to play the banjo instead.
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INTERVIEW: JOANNA GRUESOME

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“It’s normally a small percentage of losers on the internet who reply with sexist comments or start debating about semantic nonsense, but obviously those people justify the need for loud feminist voices. They make you realize that it’s easy to start living in a bubble and forgetting that shit is basically the norm.” Continue reading

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COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: NEUTRAL MILK HOTEL

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Neutral Milk Hotel are one of the most influential ‘90s bands, and they’ll prove why from the flooring of an outdoor stage. Continue reading

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COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: THE HOLD STEADY

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They’ve brought dad rock back to the forefront with steady, stinging performances and prove that modern bands can still sound better live than on record. Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: BEAR IN HEAVEN

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“While most of our friends are buying houses, we’re stripping and saving to make an album. You put yourself through a vulnerable state to write songs that matter.” Continue reading

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COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: SKY FERREIRA

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When the hollow-eyed starlet launches into her hit “Everything Is Embarrassing” this fall, we’ll be smirking. We love you, Sky, but our hearts are too mean not to revel in the irony.
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IAN: “I DON’T CARE”

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It’s no easy swallow, but once digested, her vocals articulate something our brains and hearts have long been trying to fuse together. Continue reading

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COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: VOLCANO CHOIR

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In Justin Vernon’s side project Volcano Choir, his ego gets time to nap and his music soars as a result. Continue reading

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COUNTDOWN TO BOSTON CALLING: S. CAREY

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S. Carey’s tunes feel like they’d inspire the type of mystical woods magic that should take place on Hollow’s Eve. Continue reading