"I was coming out of indie rock and I was a little bit disillusioned by things like obscure 7”s—it seemed a little bit like bullshit. I’d been into really indie stuff like Sebadoh, and it was like, ‘You know, this is ultimately kind of unfulfilling compared to seeing Springsteen and feeling a part of something awesome.’"
— Craig Finn talks about starting the Hold Steady in Jeremy D. Larson's career-spanning feature "Massive Nights: Ten Years of the Hold Steady".
"All Pussy Riot have ever demanded of us is to ask big, barbed questions about politics, feminism and freedom—most of which will not have clear answers. And contrary to the narrative that might emerge, this latest news changes none of that."
— Lindsay Zoladz discusses the latest chapter in the Pussy Riot saga on The Pitch.