MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Jesse Serwer

  1. podcasts
    My Dad Wrote a Porno’s Journey From Podcast to HBO SpecialA writer whose grandpa wrote a porno talks to a guy whose dad wrote a porno.
  2. How Yo! MTV Raps Changed Hip-HopAlso included: Why Carole King ended up on the show, and how Tupac was a lot funnier than people ever really knew.
  3. Women Are Keeping Dancehall FreshThe genre has long been a difficult place for women to work, but now that’s changing in a major way.
  4. Remembering Bert Padell, the Accountant Who Got Hip-Hop Paid in FullHe was a crucial behind-the-scenes figure in the early days of hip-hop and left such a mark on the industry that Biggie namechecked him a song.