Hilary Hughes

Hilary Hughes

Culture Editor/Critic/Correspondent

Currently: MTV News! My work has appeared in Esquire, Rolling Stone, NPR Music, The New York Times, Pitchfork, Elle, and more. Say hi: hilary.jane.hughes@gmail.com

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The Boston Globe

Brown Bird’s Dave Lamb opens up about leukemia diagnosis - The Boston Globe

Dave Lamb and MorganEve Swain — who together make up Rhode Islander folk duo Brown Bird — had been touring nationally in support of their latest record, “Fits of Reason,” since its release on April 2. From the onset, Lamb felt off — the extreme exhaustion typical of the road...

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The Boston Globe

Music writer reflects on her first show, imprint of '90s ska | BDCWire

Too old and cool to revisit your first concert? That's stupid. Denying your first moments of pure, deliberate, unadulterated bliss as a music fan is shameful....