Suzanne Vega

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2014

    Six Perfect Songs for Getting People to Leave

    It has happened to me a million times. I walk into a bar with the intention of sitting down for a relaxing beverage, and in between the time that I've paid and my first sip of beer, I realize that some 22-year-old asshole is having a birthday party. And that all they want to hear is Usher, Nelly or ... More >>

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    August 15, 2012

    Kasey Chambers On The Songs She Couldn't Fit In Her Storybook

    Just over a year ago, we caught up with Australian singer-songwriter Kasey Chambers as she was touring behind her excellent LP, Little Bird. That album not only showcased original material, but a return to the folk-rock form she used to become a '90s country darling.

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    July 14, 2011

    The Problem With... Lil Wayne's "How to Love"

    ​After a couple of delays this year, Lil Wayne's next album, Tha Carter IV, is coming out next month. And, presumably to make amends for the pushbacks, he went ahead and released a mixtape, Sorry 4 The Wait, yesterday.I don't mind waiting a little longer for an album to drop if an artist is good f ... More >>

  • Music

    June 27, 2002
  • Culture

    May 24, 2001

    Look Ahead

    D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it

  • Music

    November 4, 1999
  • Music

    July 15, 1999

    "Let's not rock!"

    The Lilith Fairies is must-hear TV!

  • Music

    April 29, 1999
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    January 14, 1999
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    May 28, 1998

    Sound ideas

    Mitchell Froom provided the sonic boom behind some of the '90s' best records

  • Music

    November 20, 1997

    Schleppin' out

    Joe Jackson lugs the baggage of a onetime pop star into an ambitious middle age

  • Music

    June 12, 1997
  • Music

    February 6, 1997

    Song of the South

    Trish Murphy, literate regionalist

  • Music

    May 30, 1996
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    January 18, 1996
  • Music

    December 8, 1994

    Dis and demos

    From the bottom of the drawer come real gems and fool's gold of local music