“We Still Need to be Seen: Behind the Rise of Black Punk Culture”: On Afropunk and grassroots black and brown punk festivals for The Guardian, 08/15/2019

Music Millennium Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Hawking Records, Hosting Shows, and Charbroiling Garth Brooks CDs”: On Music Millennium’s anniversary for The Portland Mercury, 03/14/2019

Blood Orange Negro Swan record review for The Portland Mercury, 09/14/2018

“Remembering Clarence Fountain, a Gospel Legend”: Interview with Blind Boys of Alabama for The Atlantic, 06/06/2018

“Valerie June Does the Damn Thing”: Interview with Valerie June for The Stranger, 12/06/2017

“Son Little Finds New Magic in a Loaned Guitar”: Interview with Son Little for The Stranger, 11/08/2017

Blind Boys of Alabama Almost Home record review for Paste, 08/15/2017

“Steve Earle’s Got Some Stories”: Interview with Steve Earle for The Stranger, 08/09/2017

“Michael Kiwanuka Sings His Heart Out”: Interview with Michael Kiwanuka for The Portland Mercury, 05/17/2017

“No More Risky Business”: Interview with Rich Hunter for The Portland Mercury, 04/19/2017

“21 Savage is the Unlikely Face of the New Class of Atlanta Hip-Hop”: 21 Savage opinion for The Portland Mercury, 04/14/2017

“Sinkane’s Global Dance Party”: Interview with Sinkane for The Portland Mercury, 03/01/2017

“The Southern Salvation of Adia Victoria”: Interview with Adia Victoria for The Stranger, 02/22/2017

“Kick Out the Jams”: Portland jukebox tour for The Portland Mercury, 09/21/2016

“The Odyssey of Benjamin Clementine”: Interview with Benjamin Clementine for The Portland Mercury, 06/22/2016

“Josh Ritter’s Messianic Oracular Honky-Tonk”: Interview with Josh Ritter for The Portland Mercury, 01/20/2016

“Still Living with Everclear’s Ghost”: Everclear opinion for The Portland Mercury, 11/18/2015

“Oddisee Fights the Good Fight”: Interview with Oddisee for The Portland Mercury, 11/04/2015

“Back to the Future (Part III)”: D’Angelo tribute for The Portland Mercury, 08/05/2015

“Blood in Vein”: Interview with Algiers for The Portland Mercury, 06/17/2015

“Mascara, Blood, Ash, and Come”: Interview with Father John Misty for The Portland Mercury, 05/20/2015

“A Musical Bridge”: Interview with Rhiannon Giddens for The Portland Mercury, 05/13/2015

“The Roots of King Kendrick”: Kendrick Lamar opinion for Tin House, 05/06/2015

“Just for a Day”: Interview with Annalisa Tornfelt for The Portland Mercury, 03/11/2015

“All it Takes”: Interview with Summer Cannibals for The Portland Mercury, 03/04/2015

“Bloody Valentine”: Interview with Scott H. Biram for The Portland Mercury, 02/11/2015

“Dreaming of Water”: Interview with Robin Bacior for The Portland Mercury, 01/21/2015

“Dream of Life”: Patti Smith tribute for The Portland Mercury, 01/14/2015

“Across the Globe”: Mbrascatu Tempo record review for The Portland Mercury, 12/31/2014

“Child is the Father of the Man”: Interview with Hiss Golden Messenger for The Portland Mercury, 11/05/2014