Longreads of the Week: Captain Beefheart, Todd Edwards, Kacey Musgraves and More

Andrew Parks

By Andrew Parks

on 11.08.14 in News

Since it’s nearly impossible to keep up with all the features that flood social media feeds all week, we did some of the digging for you. Here’s a handful of stories that are worth a click this weekend:

- Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine discussed their plans for a SoCal entrepreneur academy with the Wall Street Journal.

- The A.V. Club compiled a beginner’s guide to Captain Beefheart.

- Mykki Blanco and Kathleen Hanna interviewed one another for FADER.

- Billboard devoted its latest cover story to Nicki Minaj.

- Flavorwire celebrated country’s “most progressive voice,” Kacey Musgraves.

- FACT broke down the 100 best albums of the decade so far.

- Pitchfork explored Todd Edwards’ life through his record collection.

- And on Wondering Sound, we ran long features on Pharmakon, Tanya Tagaq and more.