Howard Hardee is a freelance writer based in Madison, Wisconsin. Originally from Fairbanks, Alaska, he has a BA in journalism and writes stories about music, outdoor adventures, politics, and the environment for alt-weeklies across the country. He is an aficionado of fine noises and has a theremin in his living room.
2 days ago | Concerts
West Palm Beach indie-rockers have a knack for producing two-part songs that end nowhere near where they started, but frontman JP Pitts is writing short, stripped-down songs.
9 days ago | Art
"Young Thug as Paintings" is a viral Instagram account pairing existing photos of the Atlanta rapper with fine art depicting subjects in similar poses.
11 days ago | Art
Renowned hip-hop photographer Jonathan Mannion rolls out a stunning collection of 665 Polaroid photos of hip-hop artists such as Jay-Z, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar, Outkast, and Ludacris.
13 days ago | Art
The Miami-base curator wants people to engage with art in a manner befitting the 21st Century, to have a sensory experience worth sharing on Instagram.
19 days ago | Concerts
"Vertigo," the lead single off hip-hop duo Atmosphere's new album, "Mi Vida Local," contains sobering observations about climate change or the nuclear apocalypse or whatever happens to be threatening humanity's existence at the moment. “I might be...
2 months ago | Concerts
Despite writing and recording a seven-album catalogue of original music, Pond just can't escape comparisons to Tame Impala.