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Jon Pareles @JonPareles New York, New York

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If knowledge was power... The Coronavirus Could Be Controlled by October With the Right Steps https://t.co/FIAbsT45lS
8/9
2020
Amanda the readership cherishes you as I do. https://t.co/kyCaa13yt0
8/8
2020
#BandcampFriday has returned for August 7. A good day to support musicians directly.
8/7
2020
you may or may not have heard of Dominic Fike (yet?) but hopefully this documentary we made will pull back the curt… https://t.co/yRpSEh18mq
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8/5
2020
🚨🚨Here’s the big piece I’ve been promising: an Atlantic cover story about the US’s catastrophic mishandling of the… https://t.co/YEcGHF3S9k
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8/3
2020
On August 2, 1997, Fela Kuti, one of Africa's most iconic artistes and activists, passed on at 58. Here is a short… https://t.co/1uxpVWu2wY
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8/2
2020
Read this thread (and links if you want to go deep). American impurity is essential. @ethan_iverson H/t to… https://t.co/HXMiGKFjYT
7/29
2020
Read it and weep. https://t.co/URlirEEBep
7/19
2020
@zeynep Happens all the time. Just think of it as conserving onboard memory capacity. As long as you have a backup...
7/11
2020
#Morricone told #JohnZorn "Forget the film. Think of the soundtrack record." https://t.co/QXMfXvkTme
7/8
2020
RIP Ennio #Morricone It was an honor to visit him at his palazzo in Rome in 2007. https://t.co/t0z7IcUpyrModular synths in Congress????? https://t.co/xGRYrORrJ5
7/6
2020
American Music: https://t.co/BIH5CUaNmZ
7/3
2020
When social media pretends it's helpless against disinformation...it's not. Simple fixes. https://t.co/Nl33IfP7xn?
6/29
2020
A great geometric and pictographic mind: Milton Glaser, Master Designer of ‘I ♥ NY’ Logo, Is Dead at 91 https://t.co/73LNugp57D
6/27
2020
It's official. Op-ed editor out. https://t.co/Ry2NsPwNLU
6/7
2020
Running this puts black people in danger. And other Americans standing up for our humanity and democracy, too.… https://t.co/PMtNL8BLyE
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6/4
2020
@Wesley_Morris !!! Videos That Rocked America. The Song That Knows Our Rage. https://t.co/JCgjSM6Chz
6/3
2020
@sisario and Team Culture assess the inevitable: Live Performance Producers Are Giving Up on 2020 https://t.co/KFAVvOhSnN
5/24
2020
Math! Travels With John Conway, in 258 Septillion Dimensions https://t.co/KihAqakpzL
5/18
2020
The phenomenon and a playlist. https:// https://t.co/675eXnkBVb
5/11
2020
RIP to the absolutely one and only Little Richard. https://t.co/Mly0c1OGB1
5/9
2020
Another great Diary of a Song. #queenofwands https://t.co/arN8y0XYdZ
5/7
2020
May 1 is a good day to download some hi-fi, high-quality albums. https://t.co/uaQRTZ045J
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5/1
2020
Staying-home mood: ambient Eno. Deep catalog dive. https://t.co/LXpISsKF23
4/29
2020
May 1 is a good day to download some hi-fi, high-quality albums. https://t.co/uaQRTZ045J
4/27
2020
I'm bookmarking this! https://t.co/JN368mOkkG
4/23
2020
All these singers (and hosts) doing echo drenched homecasts...how about a lapel mic or something directional? Mayb… https://t.co/0iqBMyMMx2
4/20
2020
...and not just in a pandemic! What’s an Essential Service? The Post Office https://t.co/xTN9AWODFM
4/15
2020
Since the shutdown of Broadway, I’ve been wanting to see what New York’s theater district looked like without any s… https://t.co/mSNgJn3h0y
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4/14
2020
Here are the receipts. https://t.co/oWscJrJbmz
4/12
2020
Thread. https://t.co/BF00IE2dDH
4/9
2020
"I'm going away to the last resort..." RIP John Prine, pithy and profound... https://t.co/AGh9lV2UZE
4/8
2020
RIP Ellis Marsalis. His piano was part of the soundtrack to my childhood. And as it turns out, I had that in common… https://t.co/5z0Qvrg1UI
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4/2
2020
Why is anyone still sending me CDs by mail? My mail carrier is heroic, but that's what the Internet is for. Use it.
3/31
2020
@geetadayal Paul Bley: Open, To Love ("Ida Lupino")
3/29
2020
Can they "Imagine"? Uh, no. @joncaramanica brings the machete. https://t.co/ICdoKczt1rA valuable list of resources (including $$) for music folks affected by coronavirus. https://t.co/JJkioUAvaS
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3/20
2020
Withdrawal symptoms: https://t.co/sHRCI2Z9QD
3/19
2020
Bookmark this for daily livestreamed shows. Thanks @nprmusic ! https://t.co/43vlN6w0vB
3/18
2020
social distance made easy: 1. Meet outdoors 2. Stay at least 6 feet apart 3. Accept the ultimate meaninglessness of… https://t.co/CHMCFUBXvr
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3/15
2020
Concert industry braces for a brutal year. https://t.co/4c7FKmoxa3
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3/12
2020
Woody Guthrie saved by a technicality...@sisario explains: https://t.co/QrLZb9bl9X
2/29
2020
Another @joecoscarelli gem: What Is ‘Dance Monkey,’ and How Did It Take Over the World? https://t.co/GE8bnSnqgH
2/14
2020
Legend. Total respect. https://t.co/pYJNCNd8yB
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2/6
2020
The New York Times Popcast has become one of my favourite music podcasts! @joncaramanica @JonPareles @joecoscarelli
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1/30
2020
Streaming seemed like such a great idea at the time...and few were considering plastic waste....Remember promo CD openers? Remember #myspace ? https://t.co/Stx4g0WaJf
1/28
2020
Yes, this is long. Please read it. https://t.co/6JcTiAkQgf"Money doesn't talk, it swears." $60 billion from taxpayers. "Because of our work there are fewer kindergartens bei… https://t.co/iry6DmmNVe
1/25
2020
The Grammys are on fire. @sisario & @joecoscarelli on the 5-month road from high hopes to chaos: https://t.co/QZfntr2W9G
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1/24
2020
The Grammy war has gone nuclear as Deb Dugan files EEOC complaint alleging not only financial and voting irregulari… https://t.co/QkkmZNgQjp
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1/22
2020
Welcome back art! https://t.co/7rhVvhDVlw
1/21
2020
"A lot of people are doing it. Facebook knows." https://t.co/AugknikefA
1/18
2020
A real Grammy moment... https://t.co/2HXRT4Fy9lNews: Deborah Dugan, new head of Grammys, is ousted just 10 days before the show, over a "formal allegation of misc… https://t.co/D3Cxc3Gf1V
Retweeted by Jon ParelesBest kicker of 2020 so far. ‘Dolittle’ Review: Baa, Humbug https://t.co/bvzOl5rBPk
1/17
2020
which is worse?
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1/13
2020
License to Lie: Buckle Up for Another Facebook Election https://t.co/fi6Nuf9ldG
1/11
2020
A failure to communicate. In tech, information is 1s and 0s. Elsewhere it is expected to be based in reality. Hey… https://t.co/TDPYxXCaJW
1/8
2020
Think the Library of Congress has everything? Maybe not. Some tech company's kombucha budget could probably save th… https://t.co/tYUM4WGvJg
1/4
2019
Regrets, I've had a few... https://t.co/vivxFB4t8U
12/31
2019
+1 https://t.co/KCZdccedK7
12/30
2019
@imLeor @Chris__Richards Sorry but you need to ascertain what the reciprocal of a gec is.
12/29
2019
Here's the formal job listing for the fulltime, experienced-only, must-live-in-LA (or be willing to relocate)… https://t.co/CAUE7v8GBT
Retweeted by Jon ParelesThis series is amazing. And so much fun. https://t.co/6BQUrJdP3H
12/24
2019
Or...where are U now? https://t.co/XhcI0ilujBThe corporate panopticon... https://t.co/1eZUq3NYAAI was the editor for some of these. No editing necessary. I learned a lot--not just about music but about grace, pr… https://t.co/yoMfIwErVm
12/23
2019
A great (and I never use that word lightly) critic. https://t.co/piFa07ry4h
12/17
2019
@joncaramanica makes it clear: Juice WRLD and the Tragic End of the SoundCloud Rap Era https://t.co/1Iq855dIpW
12/10
2019
1. Billie Eilish 2. Brittany Howard 3. Santana featuring Buika See @JonPareles's full list: https://t.co/SYf5m8u2VO
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12/7
2019
PSA: These 2019 Spotify most-played lists are just free ads for Spotify. Think about sending $5 directly to each ar… https://t.co/l9PKmQTip5
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12/6
2019
Lawyers, creeps and money: Jeffrey Epstein, Blackmail and a Lucrative ‘Hot List’ https://t.co/AV3rSW8d4h
12/2
2019
#Prince from the vault. It's not the 20th anniversary of #1999. It's the 37th. https://t.co/vqvBzgpTNS
11/30
2019
Alt-weeklies have done so much with so little...if any venture capitalist had a conscience they still could. Read t… https://t.co/q9o5gDqkA2
11/29
2019
Who knew? Pete Townshend on Rock’s Legacy, and His Own Dark Past https://t.co/jYFTN4nQmY
11/26
2019
That was a fast decade...and here are some terse thoughts. https://t.co/IJvmIeEZJs
11/25
2019
DIARY OF A SONG went 5 for 6 this year w big Grammy nominations, including tracks by half of the Best New Artist no… https://t.co/Y3cfwJIbn8
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11/20
2019
maybe the best video on YouTube https://t.co/CxvBkFtkKf James Brown calls Michael Jackson to stage… MJ does a voca… https://t.co/i1KGrdKhNy
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11/8
2019
This demanded a tweet. https://t.co/0vWironljM
11/3
2019
Read the linked letter too, w/ tech minded solutions like disabling microtargeting and clear labeling. Dissent Erup… https://t.co/ff8CCxs7sy
10/29
2019
This is marvelous. @newsounds belongs on the airwaves (and beyond). https://t.co/TWWskEnWSfRest in noise: Nick Tosches, 69, Fiery Music Writer and Biographer, Dies https://t.co/WjNJgjIxa2
10/22
2019
Local journlism is crucial. When the Student Newspaper Is the Only Daily Paper in Town https://t.co/y4t3V8r4dE
10/20
2019
Doubletalk 101. Just comply with the most restrictions -- or don't be evil, remember? Americans Will Pay a Price fo… https://t.co/FmEyYDcV2t
10/15
2019
"I thought there were lots of people out there like me who are just curious." There are. This is a betrayal of NYC… https://t.co/TUSAbqQLWYA definitive piece on still evolving Rosalía. ... Incredible Journey From Flamenco to Megastardom https://t.co/0FNJRjzhRd @zinoman @larazarum @emilynussbaum @itsdlevy We are writing for "general" audiences. Not cults or obsessives or sta… https://t.co/IitGalymAe @Joecoscarelli gets Internet music like no one else https://t.co/UZqZZso9Mw
10/12
2019
The art of the takedown perfected. This is criticism. ‘Joker’ Review: Are You Kidding Me? https://t.co/bJ0jFNcoIS
10/4
2019
How deeply a critic wants to work: What a Jazz Critic Hears on Coltrane’s ‘New’ Album https://t.co/90I95QtGwN
10/1
2019
Overlooked is a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in Th… https://t.co/YvIsOhYCZ6
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9/26
2019
Great concert streak continues with #BrittanyHoward : soulrockfunkjazzgospelpunk = spirit. https://t.co/VfOpha1j66
9/25
2019
50 year tour and #KingCrimson tears up the place: drummers shred while Fripp moves only his fingers to whipsaw rhy… https://t.co/DDvNpfXbMP
9/22
2019
@MiloMiles777 100% accordion-free. All strings, voices, percussion.Spectacular concert tonight by Toko Telo, trio from Madagascar --just two guitars + voice and a zillion perfect syn… https://t.co/d2vDVgqJpm
9/21
2019
Catchy and weird: that is where the beauty lies. https://t.co/2fpou6j1Yv
9/16
2019

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