Soul Survivors: Exile on Main St. Enters its Fifth Decade - A modern take on the Rolling Stones' ramshackle classic.
Watch Out, the World's Behind You: RIP Lou Reed (1942-2013) - I pour out a personal obit for the frontman of the Velvet Underground, my favorite band of all time.
This is It: The Strokes' Room on Fire at 10 - The New York quintet's debut Is This It gets most of the street cred, but their second album is just as great.
Talking With Neighbors Actress Carla Gallo - I profiled the Undeclared star and one of the most talented actresses within Judd Apatow's crew.
Albert Hammond Jr. on new EP AHJ, 10th Anniversary of the Strokes' Room on Fire - I conducted an interview with the guitarist of the rock band that defined my teen years, and learned a few new things.
Forest Swords Emerges Through the Floodgates on Engravings - A review of the best album of the year; a journey into tinnitus, isolation, and other adventures.
The Mystery of Darkside's Psychic and the Art of the Rain Album - If you like Pink Floyd and/or opiates, you need to check out this LP.
Question in the Form of an Answer: Rob Delaney - A rare music-related interview with the funniest man on Twitter.
Q&A: Award-Winning Actress Brie Larson Talks Short Term 12 and Basmati Blues - Larson was a very humble and sweet girl who happened to start winning a bunch of awards as I transcribed this interview. Look for her in 2014.
Passion of the Weiss' Top 50 Albums of 2013 - I was fortunate to contribute three blurbs (covering the artists Logos, DJ Rashad, Shlohmo) alongside the most talented music writers on the net.