Interview: Jaeki Cho and Salima Koroma talk “Bad Rap,” Music, & Representation

When I tell people I’m watching Bad Rap, a documentary about Asian-American rappers, people have one of two reactions. Either they giggle and ask, “Are there really Asian American rappers?” Or they’re interested in a whole new subject they’ve never even considered. Thanks to Dumbfoundead’s Safe back in 2016, I […]

Interview: Jeff Russo talks Superheroes, Hallucinations, and Scoring FX’s ‘Legion’

Jeff Russo has quickly become one of the most heard composers in TV, starting in 2014 with his Emmy-award winning score for the first two seasons of FX’s Fargo as well as the score for CBS’ American Gothic and The Night Of on HBO. Now, he’s re-teaming with Fargo executive producer Noah Hawley to bring David Haller, the occasionally […]

Vibes High-Fidelity Earplugs Let You Hear Live Music With Pristine Clarity

Vibes High-Fidelity Earplugs Created by: Vibes Price: $23.99 Vibes | Amazon If you hate leaving concerts and hearing that ringing sound in your ears, you’re probably looking for some sort of solution that doesn’t involve cheap crappy foam. Vibes are a pair of self-proclaimed “high fidelity earplugs,” designed to bring down your […]

Episode 12: Rihanna, Anderson Paak, Car Seat Headrest Interview

After a long stretch of “special episodes,” from our all-Adele supershow to our series of best of 2015 episodes to our David Bowie eulogy, we’re finally back to doing what we do best on Hear and Now with Steve Jozef: reviewing albums. In this episode, we break down Rihanna’s long-awaited ANTI and Anderson Paak’s majestic Malibu. But […]