Elijah Wald

  • Music

    November 6, 2013

    Dave Van Ronk: The Mayor of MacDougal Street

    A new Coen brothers movie and Folkways box set shed light on artist's storied career

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Behold The Musical Spoils Of The Brooklyn Book Festival

    ​Ah, the Brooklyn Book Festival, a five-year-old, free, all-day blowout of panels, readings, and extraordinary quasi-literary happenings, where you might see, say, Ian MacKaye complaining about people who say "just type it in" when they mean "Google it." (On a panel with Thurston Moore and Lup ... More >>

  • Music

    November 1, 2005

    Bobby and Dave

    Parallel folkies grapple with the times in a mythic Greenwich Village wonderland

  • Music

    April 19, 2005

    Show Me the Money

    Seattle's EMP proves that great popular music conferences cannot live by inclusive intentions alone

  • Music

    November 28, 2000