"I was frustrated [after getting sober] that I couldn’t write songs in a half-hour without the cocaine, but I hit a creative burst this year. I’m sharper, I’m more on top of my game.”
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"But there are other things I’m trying to touch on, like the gospel side of it—there’s a connection between the struggle and gospel."
The experimental dream pop artist talks relationship lessons, Blade Runner, and her favorite French words for our recurring series.
Why Mark Merren is rounding up the coolest rising rappers for one of the biggest nights in Boston hip-hop.
At first glance, looking at this bill it wasn’t clear if there were bands playing or if it was a symposium on cryptography. On continued scrutiny, the seemingly random jumble of letters and numbers wasn’t too hard to figure out (hint: the ‘9’ is an ‘R’) and ...
The Minneapolis alternative rapper talks old westerns, bird watching, and the lasting influence of Spike Jonze skate videos.
For our interview series, the art-bent classical composer talks Apple apps, London hideaways, and stolen sweatshirts.
The thrash metal band talk bong water, dog shit, and the grossest meal they’ve eaten — which, fair warning, may scar you for life.
Boston’s metalcore heroes talk ’80s sci-fi, bird migration, and breaking orbital bones for our interview series.