The shooting death of a protestor at the hands of police feels like both an inevitable outcome of this long battle over Atlanta’s South River Forest and a completely preventable tragedy.
The Search for Guns N’ Roses’ Lost Masterpiece
How a group of ride-or-die GN’R fans leaked 19 CDs of outtakes from one of the most notorious albums in history–with painful consequences for one of them.
The Forest for the Trees
A band of activists has turned a fight over a forest in southeast Atlanta into a wide-ranging, no-holds-barred battle over the climate crisis, environmental justice, white supremacy, the future of policing, and the very nature of protest movements. But will it work?
Can Luke Combs, Country’s Everyman, Grow Up Without Losing Touch?
Michael Stipe is Present
Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig Talks Staying “On Your Own Trip” in a Changing Industry
El Komander Made a Fortune Off Mexican Drug Ballads. Now He’s Selling Love Songs.
A U.S. record label that has reaped millions of dollars chronicling the drug war confronts a new era–and dozens of deaths.
Fleet Foxes: Getting Out to Get Back In
St. Paul & The Broken Bones’ Southern Soul Revival
How Paul Janeway went from speaking in tongues to fronting one of rock’s hottest live acts
Rolling Stone, November 18, 2016