Subscribe to the Magazine
Give a Gift Subscription
Buy Back Issues
Current Issue Contents
What to Stream
New York Magazine
MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:
Steven J. Horowitz
this means war
Taylor Swift vs. Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta, Explained
Swift claims that the fallout from Braun’s purchase of Big Machine is actively crippling her career. Who’s telling the truth?
Every Missy Elliott Song, Ranked
Missy has not just redefined pop music — she’s consistently reinvented it.
The #FreeBritney Movement Didn’t Just Explode Overnight
The Britney Army has long internally rattled around the notion that Spears has become a voiceless victim of a team of lawyers, managers, and her dad.
Mapping the Musical Influences of Solange’s
When I Get Home
From Alice Coltrane to Earl Sweatshirt.
Greta Van Fleet Talk
the Grammys, and
“We had high aspirations to be the best. We didn’t ever understand what being the best would bring, and we’re still striving for that every day.”
The Concert Ticket Industry Is Still Broken
Live music is booming, but who is actually buying the tickets?
Tori Amos on
Boys for Pele
“Female singer-songwriters are not being nurtured right now. I mean, if I were starting out now, good luck with that.”
Santigold on Her New Album,
“I literally laid out on the mattress with my Great Dane next to me, eating endless dark chocolate and writing these crazy songs.”
How Producer Jeff Bhasker Made ‘Uptown Funk’
“Invoking an emotion is the most important part.”
the toughest song i wrote
The Toughest Song I Wrote: Miguel
“For me, I’m just like anyone else. I’m learning as I go.”