Mind in Bloom

A portrait of the author
A Requiem for Pitchfork

There’s a difference between a critic and a fan, but the line between them is receding from view.

A portrait of the columnist
Breaking the Infinite Content Loop

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Rollie Pemberton is depicted in a colourful illustration.
The Human Pinterest

Travis Scott searches for Utopia after Astroworld.

A portrait of the author
Disco’s Revenge

Thoughts on Beyoncé and her masterful Renaissance tour.

Plug Two

A requiem for Trugoy and a rebirth for De La Soul.

Rick Rubin and the Spiritual Origins of Creativity

Why the producer's “do-nothing” approach means everything.

Closing Pandora's Box

Reckoning with the swift decline of Twitter.