A selection of long-form pieces about music we’ve featured in our newsletter this year. Subscribe to Stack to get one each week.
Popular music reaction channels are racking up millions of views, forcing the rest of the industry to pay attention.
— Pigeons & Planes
There is not one, nor two, but at least three albums of Tool songs transposed into lullabies.
With artists like Rich Brian and Higher Brothers, Sean Miyashiro’s company is an authority on how to create pop-culture crossovers.
— The New Yorker
With everyone trying to get us to talk to their speakers, should listeners be excited, or worried?
The story of the unlikely hit that made the Nu metal pioneers into a household name.
— The FADER
What, exactly, has made “Orinoco Flow” so popular?
— The Ringer