“I will tell you my secret: It is my way of psychoanalyzing myself by embracing everything.” Alan Licht pays tribute to the avant garde film maker and chronicler whose indomitable spirit animated the New York underground over the past six decades
The Wire contributor on the life and work of the high volume composer
Lou Reed died on 27 October, 2013. Alan Licht on Reed, the connector.
On the eve of his Metal Machine Trio tour in October 2009, The Velvet Underground veteran took a walk on the wild side of The Wire's Invisible Jukebox, tested by Alan Licht.
A previously unpublished essay by NYC's own Alan Licht, specially commissioned to mark the magazine's 300th issue.
Here with another brief bite of Will Oldham news following last week's announcement that five Palace releases will be reissued. Wire...
View Alan Licht, Joan La Barbara and Till By Turning performing at New York's Issue Project Room during publisher Exact Change's 20th birthday party.
The two Brians were interviewed for the cover of The Wire issue 262. Read a transcript below.