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At Home With: Eddie Huang

A couple years ago Eddie Huang, the 30-year-old restauranteur, author and host (former gigs: lawyer, weed dealer, standup comedian) moved BaoHaus, the New York Taiwanese spot he co-owns with his youngest brother Evan. Now in … read more »

POSTED April 3, 2013 1:25PM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (1) TAGS:

At Home With: Beach Fossils

Dustin Payseur proposed to his girlfriend, a manager at his band Beach Fossil’s label Captured Tracks, over the holidays. When we visited the tidy Greenpoint apartment last week where he lives with his now-fiancée, there … read more »

POSTED January 24, 2013 11:05AM IN AT HOME WITH TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Tim Vocals

When we met up with polarizing crooner Tim Vocals at the Harlem apartment of a friend, he was starting his day off with a viewing of Sugar Hill, a 1993 film set in the same … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2012 11:27AM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Haleek Maul

Haleek Maul lives in Barbados, but he spends some months of the year at his parents’ apartments in Brooklyn. This summer we met him at his dad’s place in Bushwick, where he lounged on a … read more »

POSTED October 3, 2012 12:15PM IN AT HOME WITH TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Blood Orange

Last week we met Devonté Hynes bka Blood Orange in his Brooklyn apartment, where the affable and angelically white-dressed one-man band seemed to float his way past Peanuts ephemera, a piano and a “not so … read more »

POSTED July 16, 2012 12:45PM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Smoke DZA

There’s a small neighborhood movie theater across the street from Smoke DZA‘s uptown apartment building. The block, with a number of residential towers and a park at the end, feels like an urban cul-de-sac. Believe … read more »

POSTED July 3, 2012 12:00PM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Kilo Kish

Lakisha Robinson bka Kilo Kish talks like she talk-raps, in a cushiony whisper. When she started, she approached recording casually, encouraged by her onetime roommate Smash Simmons. Having just completed a degree at the Fashion … read more »

POSTED June 28, 2012 11:12AM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

At Home With: Mykki Blanco

We hoofed it up to Harlem, NYC to kick it in the bare-bones bedroom of drag superstar/rapper Mykki Blanco. While he’s known for ripping down stages in blonde wigs and padded bras, Mykki was in … read more »


At Home With: Ron Morelli of L.I.E.S.

L.I.E.S. is a gritty, DIY dance label run out of its founder and sole proprietor Ron Morelli’s Greenpoint apartment, where we found him finishing takeout and a bottle of Perrier. L.I.E.S. has no website, just … read more »

POSTED April 3, 2012 12:00PM IN AT HOME WITH Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

In Mexico With: Festival NRMAL

A couple days before SXSW, I traveled to Monterrey, Mexico for Festival NRMAL, a one-day, 55-band party. Taking a barely-planned trip just ahead of Austin’s endless sea of wristbands and Jacked Doritos seemed like maybe … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2012 12:00PM IN SPECIALS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,