Matt Herskowitz



DIIV Depress With "Deceiver"

"If the lyrics are any indication of what the album sounds like, you’d probably guess this album sounds pretty depressing. You’re right."


November 18, 2019

EXPO Chicago Shows Off the Face of Contemporary Art

EXPO Chicago 2019 showcases regional and international art by established as well as emerging creatives at Navy Pier.


October 7, 2019

MCA Exhibition Maps Out Midwestern Beat History

Titled "West by Midwest", the exhibition follows several 1950s artists as they leave the Midwest for California, then a creative hub for arts schools and galleries.


November 26, 2018

Arctic Monkeys Aim for the Stars—and Nearly Hit

The Arctic Monkey's new album is a high-concept piece that sounds like it was recorded light-years from the planet earth. It's a shame that it's a little too glib for its own good.


May 17, 2018

Damn Right—Kendrick Lamar Just Won a Pulitzer

Lamar's DAMN. made history when it won the first Pulitzer ever awarded to music that wasn't classical or jazz.


April 26, 2018