Full episode - September 19, 2019
Hari Kondabolu
Hari Kondabolu is in the host seat, with fellow comic Hannah Gadsby and hip hop impresario Sophia Chang.
Full story - September 19, 2019
Hannah Gadsby
The Tasmanian comedian’s show “Nanette” brought her overnight fame — and allegations that her success portended the death of comedy.
Full story - September 19, 2019
The 1993 romantic drama “Untamed Heart,” starring Marisa Tomei and Christian Slater.
The stand-up comedian reveals his gateway guilty pleasure.
Full story - September 19, 2019
Sophia Chang
The music industry veteran on her remarkable career in hip hop and her decades-long friendship with the Wu-Tang Clan.
Full story - September 17, 2019
The best-selling salsa album “Siembra” from 1978; a view of the Bronx, just north of Manhattan.
How a salsa album that many thought was doomed became a hit.
Full episode - September 12, 2019
Writer, poet and guest host Hanif Abdurraqib.
Writer Ashley C. Ford, indie artist Vagabon and remembering Notorious B.I.G.’s “Ready to Die.”
Full story - September 12, 2019
Writer Ashley C. Ford
The writer and proud Midwesterner talks Toni Morrison, Missy Elliott and her surprising musical obsession.
Full story - September 12, 2019
The album "Ready to Die."
In 1994, Biggie Smalls released one of the greatest hip hop records of all time.
Full story - September 12, 2019
Laetitia Tamko, also known as Vagabon.
The indie music innovator on her new album and the music that inspires her.
Full episode - September 05, 2019
Comedian and writer Maeve Higgins
Playwright Michael R. Jackson, artist Molly Crabapple and the creators and cast of “Felix Starro,” a new musical from the Ma-Yi Theater Company.