Music

in conversation

Katy Perry and Alesso Channel Vegas With “When I’m Gone”

January 27, 2022

The pop star and DJ hopped on the phone for a chat about their new song “When I’m Gone” and the thrill of a rowdy Sin City crowd.

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On the Road With Oddkin

January 18, 2022

Ezra Miller’s experimental art pop outfit gives us a glimpse inside their short-lived world tour.

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Cat Power Tells Chrissie Hynde How She Got Her Reputation

January 14, 2022

And why it’s bullshit.

Wolfgang Tillmans and Asma Maroof Combine Forces on 01

January 5, 2022

The pair discuss their experience contributing sounds to the first collaborative album by the Berlin arts collective REIF.

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Louisahhh and Matthew Williams on Daily Rhythms and Life in Paris

December 30, 2021

During a busy week, the friends and collaborators linked up to discuss finding balance, creating subcultures, and loving and leaving New York.

photo diary

When Injury Reserve Goes On Tour, No Fire Alarm is Safe

December 17, 2021

The Phoenix-born experimental rap group talks to “Interview” about loss, pushing sonic boundaries, and their time on tour.

Kevin Abstract’s Pursuit of Happiness

December 17, 2021

Ahead of his next solo album, the Brockhampton founder sits down with Tremaine Emory to talk about survivor’s guilt, the validation loop, and why happy music is harder.

Hayden Dunham and Caroline Polachek on the Transformative Power of Pop

December 15, 2021

“Pop music was this extremely emotionally rich landscape where I could feel things beyond what was accessible to me at the time.”

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“Let There Be Rave”: Shane Gonzales Throws Down in an L.A. Warehouse

December 15, 2021

The streetwear designer offers us a glimpse inside last week’s ’90s electronic-inspired Midnight Rave.

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This Is Only Fire, Croatia’s Next Techno Prodigy

December 14, 2021

Interview editor-in-chief Mel Ottenberg catches the Lourdes Leon-approved musician before his big Paris debut.

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Aaron Maine and Remi Wolf Are Ready to Be Let Out of the Cage

December 9, 2021

“I’m excited to throw my fucking body around on this tour. I want to break myself.”

IN CONVERSATION

Rick Ross and Questlove on Why Health Is the New Wealth

December 6, 2021

“I got to get a hold of this. I have to get back in control of my life.”

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Meet Gustaf, Beck’s New Favorite Band

December 2, 2021

“We’re all human sacks of idiot garbage—in a great way.”

THE VAULT

From The Vault: Rihanna by Kanye West

December 2, 2021

“I know god will probably want me to have a daughter just so I could see what I put my mother through.”

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Del Water Gap Could Have Been “The Baloney Pony”

November 30, 2021

The singer-songwriter sat down with us to discuss his upcoming tour, his hatred for Times Square, and ’90s nostalgia.

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On His Debut Album, SahBabii Shows Us Grief and Anger

November 24, 2021

“Every time I got on the mic, I was thinking about him.”

BFFs

Courtney Barnett and Cate Le Bon Are Back Together At Last

November 19, 2021

To mark their recent releases, the pair reunited in the middle of the California desert.

q & a

“I’ve Forgiven My Younger Self”: Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall on 10 Years of Pop Magic

November 12, 2021

“Why can’t it just be magic all the time? Honestly, hun, you tell me, because I am living in my own fantasy daily.”

IN CONVERSATION

Luke James Tells Lena Waithe About His Year of Theater and Transformation

November 10, 2021

The musician and actor talks to his friend about pushing his limits in the new Broadway play, “Thoughts of a Colored Man.”

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Adam Granduciel and Keri Russell Celebrate The War On Drugs’ New Chapter

November 9, 2021

The War On Drugs front man talks to Keri Russell about touring, turning 42, and the art of improvisation.