Kelefa Sanneh

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    Good Times: St. Vincent Gets Some NYT Love

    The New York Times checked in with St. Vincent yesterday, a day after her sophomore album, Actor, earned its official release--mostly, it seems, because the NYT wants in on the hype, dammit. The piece is mostly a straight up feature profile, with very little color commentary from the article's scrib ... More >>

  • Music

    July 5, 2007

    Cabin Fever

    Stuff to do till the deluge subsides

  • Music

    March 16, 2006

    Slowly Stroke Them

    After you've tightened the trousers of a generation, what do you do for an encore?

  • Music

    April 21, 2005

    World Leader Pretend

    U2's self-invented legacy is a figment of Bono's imagination

  • News

    October 16, 2003

    The Weird Girl

    Erykah Badu is serious about saving the soul of the city