Brittany Spanos

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  • 7 months ago | Pazz & Jop

    Five minutes in to The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj has already alluded to her broken romance, the murder of a cousin, and abortion. It's a bold move for the rapper who broke through the pop mainstream thanks to songs like the bright-pink "Super Bass" a...

  • 9 months ago

    What’s a better holiday present to yourself than a pre-Thanksgiving show from one of New York’s most beloved bands, Interpol? This year has been big for a band credited with redefining NYC’s rock sound in the early millennium. Th...

  • 9 months ago | Music Reviews

    Better Than: Choosing Hardwell At Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, music fans had quite the choice. They could either enter the arena and experience the neon grandiosity of Dutch house DJ Hardwell or enter the theater for the tender affect...

  • 9 months ago

    Though they’ve been shaking up the alt-rock scene since the early aughts, TV on the Radio really hit their breakthrough in 2006 with the release of the universally acclaimed Return to Cookie Mountain. Led by the epic single “Wolf Like ...

  • 9 months ago | TV

    Delilah Brooks and I are sitting near the stage at Barracuda, a Chelsea club where she will perform later in the evening, and suddenly she pauses. She's repeating a series of four numbers to me, and it takes a moment before I realize they're part ...

  • 9 months ago | Concert Reviews

    Better Than: Seeing them on most of their other tours from the past 15 years. "If this didn't work out, I don't know where you guys would be," said Mötley Crüe bassist Nikki Sixx in the middle of his band's final NYC show. "Maybe you'd b...

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