Music

Arts-&-Culture

On Active Listening

Our music columnist argues against background noise and ambient tunes, explaining why it's important to actually listen (to songs and to each other) with more intention and attention.

Arts-&-Culture

The Power of Our Tuning

Does being a music fan mean obsessing over every hot new hit and album release? Our music columnist, Rachel Demy, reflects on the deeper relationship between classic songs and lived experience.