Laura Snapes

Laura Snapes

Culture writer and editor

I write for Pitchfork, The Guardian, The Observer, Financial Times, Uncut, Rookie, Wire, NPR, Vulture, Lenny, Buzzfeed, MTV News, BBC + more. laurasnapes@gmail.com

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Real Estate: In Mind Album Review | Pitchfork

Reviewed the new Real Estate album for Pitchfork.

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The Guardian

Laura Marling review – the female gaze laid bare | Music | The ...

A live review for The Observer.

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Pitchfork

Ed Sheeran: ÷ Album Review | Pitchfork

Reviewed the Sheeran :|

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National Public Radio

Joan Shelley Meets 'Wild Indifference' With Tenderness : NPR

A brief Q&A with Joan Shelley.

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National Public Radio

Jens Lekman Will See Himself Now : The Record : NPR

A long profile of Jens Lekman, for NPR.

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Pitchfork

How Skepta Tried to Show the Establishment ‘This Is Grime’ | Pitchfork

A short essay + interview with Hattie Collins and Olivia Rose about Skepta using images from their book, This Is Grime, in his Brits performance.

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British Folk Icon Shirley Collins on the Music of Her Life | Pitchfork

Pitchfork's 5-10-15-20 feature with the wonderful Shirley Collins.

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Mega Bog Shares Her Positive and Negative Experiences with ...

I profiled Mega Bog for Bandcamp Daily.

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Pitchfork

Priests: Nothing Feels Natural Album Review | Pitchfork

A review of the excellent, slippery new Priests album for Pitchfork.

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National Public Radio

First Listen: Allison Crutchfield, 'Tourist In This Town' : NPR

A review of Allison Crutchfield's solo debut for NPR.

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National Public Radio

Folk Musician Jake Xerxes Fussell Announces New Album, Shares 'Have You Ever Seen Peaches...' : NPR

A short essay about the new JXF track for NPR.