PopcastAuthor: The New York Times
22 Feb 2019

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The Popcast is hosted by Jon Caramanica, a pop music critic for The New York Times. It covers the latest in popular music criticism, trends and news.

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    Behind the Ryan Adams Investigation

    The musician has been accused of dangling career opportunities while pursuing female artists for sex, then turning domineering and vengeful. He denies the claims. Guests: The New York Times's Joe Coscarelli and Melena Ryzik.


  • Posted on 18 Feb 2019

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    The 2019 Grammys Make Up for Last Year, Somewhat

    After a terrible ceremony that minimized women and nonwhite artists, the Recording Academy tried something else: the opposite. Guests: The New York Times's Joe Coscarelli, Caryn Ganz and Jon Pareles.


  • Posted on 12 Feb 2019

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    Maggie Rogers and Sharon Van Etten Break Free From Old Expectations

    Two singer-songwriters at different points in their careers are staking claim to new creative ground. Guests: The New York Times's Joe Coscarelli; The Ringer's Lindsay Zoladz


  • Posted on 01 Feb 2019

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    Fyre Festival’s Post-Mortems: We’ve Still Got Questions

    Two documentaries examining Billy McFarland’s debacle aim to shed new light on the scammers and victims. Guests: The New York Times's Aisha Harris, Wesley Morris and Melena Ryzik.


  • Posted on 25 Jan 2019

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    Listening to Pop Music’s Class of 2019

    From British punk-rap to 1970s-influenced country to morbid electronic pop, a guide to new artists to watch. Guest: The New York Times's Jon Pareles.


  • Posted on 18 Jan 2019

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