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  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Young Guru Ushers in the Era of the Engineer, Prefers De La to Tribe

    You know Young Guru as the super-engineer knob-twiddler behind hits from Jay-Z, Rick Ross and Drake, but last week he steeped out from behind the boards to deliver a lecture at N.Y.U.'s Clive Davis School of Recorded Music as part of his Era of the Engineer tour. In tandem with Grammy U, the session ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2012

    Matthew E. White Makes Regional Music

    Matthew E. White, whose band opens for each of the Mountain Goats' four consecutive New York City shows this weekend (and who composed the horn arrangements for the new Goats album, Transcendental Youth), wrote a letter and slipped it into each vinyl copy of his debut album. "It is regional music," ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2012

    First Worsts: Oh "Mandy," You Came And You Sounded Absolutely Terrible

    This month, to celebrate the Internet's unbridled love for wallowing in nostalgia and even greater relishing of talking about why certain cultural artifacts are horrible, Sound of the City presents First Worsts, a series in which our writers remember the first time... they ever hated a song enough t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2012

    New York Airports Are Good At Making People Late

    ​It wasn't too long ago we brought you the latest report on how New York's airports suck. Well, today we have some more good news from the New York Times . The paper reports that the airspace that includes JFK, LaGuardia and Newark (as well as Jersey's Teterboro Airport and Philadelphia Intern ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Suspicious Packages Found on UPS Planes in Newark and Philly; Fighter Jets Escort Passenger Plane to JFK

    ​We're hearing reports of suspicious packages on UPS planes that have landed at Newark and Philadelphia Airports, as well as a suspected explosive device on a UPS truck in Long Island City, Queens, which the bomb squad is investigating.

  • Music

    July 6, 2004

    Black Enough For You

    A compilation makes history, and fiction, of the black power movement's greatest hits