Kanye’s Trump Love Shouldn’t Surprise Anyone: They’re Made for Each Other

In 1968, Bob Dylan was living in Woodstock, New York, where he'd recently relocated to escape public scrutiny, focus on his new family and, eventually, record a shit-ton of world-historic music with the Band. On visits upstate, friends found Dylan relishing his new bucolic life, "contented to talk about stonemasonry more than Vietnam," as author Barney Hoskyns writes in Small Town Talk,

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The Indie Rock Hero: Jay Som on Blurring Genre Lines

More often than not, descriptors of Jay Som's indie rock balladry evoke a sleepy feel: dream pop, bedroom pop, chillwave, shoegaze. But in performance, Jay Som – the alias of 24-year-old Melina Duterte – has a way of transforming her intimate, home-recorded sweet nothings into a swinging party fit for hundreds of strangers. On a summer night last year, Brooklyn venue Rough Trade was well over

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