Writing, etc.

2017

Feature: Obituary (Rolling Stone)

John Coltrane's Interstellar Space at 50: Legacy of a Free-Jazz Masterpiece (Rolling Stone)

2016

List: 10 Crucial LPs From the Living Legends of Jazz (GQ Style)

Feature: Crowbar (Rolling Stone)

Interview: Dean Ween (Rolling Stone)

Interview: Maynard James Keenan (Rolling Stone)

Live review: Yusuf / Cat Stevens (Rolling Stone)

Interview: Rage Against the Machine's Tim Commerford (Rolling Stone)

Feature: Descendents (Rolling Stone)

Interview: Robert Glasper (Rolling Stone)

Review: The Snails (Rolling Stone)

2015

"10 Things We Learned From Rush's Michael Moore Interview" (Rolling Stone)

Interview: Maynard James Keenan (Rolling Stone)

Interview: Milford Graves (Red Bull Music Academy)

Interview: Antonio Sanchez, re: his Birdman score (Time Out New York)

"How to Get Into: Led Zeppelin" (GQ)

"How to Get Into: Black Sabbath" (GQ)

Interview: Jason Moran, re: the Village Vanguard's 80th anniversary (Time Out New York)

Interview: System Dialing Records, re: a new album featuring Ornette Coleman (Time Out New York)

2014

Review: Antemasque (Wondering Sound)

Interview: Julian Casablancas and Karen O (Time Out New York)

Commentary: Aaron Freeman (NPR)

Profile: Serpentine Path (Bandcamp)

Live preview: Future Islands (Time Out New York) 

Profile: Bikini Kill (Bandcamp)

Profile: Chicago Underground Duo (Bandcamp)

Interview: Will Scharf of Craw (Noisey)

Profile: The Young Mothers / Ingebrigt Håker Flaten (Bandcamp)

Heavy Metal Be-Bop: Andrew Hock (Noisey)

Review: Demilich (Pitchfork)

2013

Best of 2013 (DFSBP)

My Year in Music (PItchfork)

Review: Black Flag (Pitchfork)

2013: A Year in Death Metal (Noisey)

Review: Motörhead (Pitchfork)

Review: Carcass (Pitchfork)

Review: Gorguts (Pitchfork)

Review: Black Sabbath (Pitchfork)

Interview: Adrian Sherwood (Red Bull)

Review: Black Host (Pitchfork)

Feature: NYC Metal (Time Out NY)

List: The 100 Greatest Drummers of Alternative Music [various entries] (Spin)

Interview: Giorgio Moroder (Red Bull)

NYC Jazz/Metal (Red Bull Music Academy)

Review: James Salter (Time Out NY)

Preview: RVIVR (Time Out NY)

Review: Kvelertak (PItchfork)

Preview: Ravi Coltrane (TONY)

Review: Miles Davis (Pitchfork)

Preview: Wayne Shorter (TONY)

Preview: David Virelles and Continuum (TONY)

2012

Best of 2012 (Top 50, plus) (DFSBP)

Review: Charles Mingus (Pitchfork)

Dimples: Learning to love Henry Threadgill's Zooid (DFSBP)

"Steve Shelton: 5 Key Performances" (Modern Drummer)

"Ween Albums From Worst to Best" (Stereogum)

Review: Neurosis (Pitchfork)

Go see the world: David S. Ware and ELEW (DFSBP)

Interview: Billy Corgan (TONY)

"Jesus Lizard Albums From Worst to Best" (Stereogum)

Interview: Corin Tucker (TONY)

Feature: How to Dress Well (FADER)

Profile: Savages (FADER)

Profile: Julia Holter (FADER)

Review: Serpentine Path (Pitchfork)

Review: Frank Ocean (TONY)

Interview: James Hetfield (TONY)

Profile: Japandroids (TONY)

Revew: Corrosion of Conformity (Pitchfork)

Profile: Steve Lehman (TONY)

Live review: Maryland Deathfest (Spin)

Review: Moss Icon (Pitchfork)

Profile: The Billy Hart Quartet (TONY)

Review: Unsane (Pitchfork)

Review: Loincloth (Pitchfork)

2011

Top 10 of 2011 (TONY), plus annotations, jazz-only list and honorable mentions

Review: Cynic (Pitchfork)

Live review: Frank Ocean (TONY)

Review: Void (PItchfork)

Interview: Lou Reed and Lars Ulrich (GQ)

Profile: Kieran Hebden, Steve Reid and Mats Gustafsson (FADER)

Review: Miles Davis Quintet (Pitchfork)

Profile: Peter Brötzmann (TONY)

Interview (re: Ween): Jesse Eisenberg (Spin)

Live review: The Big 4 (TONY)

Preview: Neil Young (TONY)

2010

Interview: Nicki Minaj (TONY)

Profile: Francis and the Lights (TONY)

Top 10 of 2010 (TONY), plus annotationsjazz-only list

2009

Interview: Henry Threadgill (The Wire)

Live review: Heaven & Hell (TONY)

Top 10 of 2009 (TONY)

Top 10 of the decade (TONY)

Earlier

Top 10 of 2008

Top 10 of 2007

Top 10 of 2005

Mixtape: Bobby Few (Destination: Out)

Review: Evan Parker (AllMusic)

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From the blog:

The floating world: Goodbye, Paul Motian

In praise of Obituary: Forgoing the space race

Math? Rock!: A Math-Rock Mixtape

Reevaluating Peter Brötzmann's Machine Gun

"I am not a jazz journalist"