Lily Moayeri

music journalist since 1992 teacher since 2004 blogger since 2012 podcaster since 2020

Maribou State: Art of the Mix

Maribou State‘s Liam Ivory and Chris Davids interviewed for their compilation, fabric presents Maribou State for DJ Times Magazine Spring 2020 Issue Maribou State: Art of the Mix Listen to the fabric presents Maribou State … Continue reading

May 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Outlier SF Brings Quality Not Quantity To San Francisco This Weekend

Preview feature on Bonobo‘s Outlier event in San Francisco for The Bay Bridged: Outlier SF Brings Quality Not Quantity To San Francisco This Weekend Listen to Bonobo’s Outlier playlist on Spotify.

July 30, 2019 · 1 Comment

Bonobo @ Greek

Previewed for LA Weekly: Bonobo at the Greek Theatre Watch Bonobo’s track “Bambro Koyo Ganda.”

September 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Bonobo: Making Migration

Bonobo‘s Simon Green interviewed for his album, Migration, for DJ Times Magazine February 2017 Issue Bonobo: Making Migration Listen to Bonobo’s “Best Of” Playlist via Spotify.

February 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Bonobo: Migration (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Electronic Musician Magazine February 2017 Issue Bonobo Migration (Ninja Tune) The astronomical success of 2013’s The North Borders brings too much anticipation to Bonobo’s new album, Migration. He returns with … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

Ninja Tune Celebrates 25 Years Of Leftfield Beats With Two Los Angeles Events

Ninja Tune‘s Jamie Collinson and Bonobo‘s Simon Green interviewed for the label’s 25th anniversary for the LA Weekly: Ninja Tune Celebrates 25 Years Of Leftfield Beats With Two Los Angeles Events … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Jaga Jazzist Records Starfire

Jaga Jazzist‘s Lars Horntveth interviewed for the recording of their album Starfire for Mix Magazine‘s June 2015 Issue: Jaga Jazzist Records Starfire Check out Jaga Jazzist via their SoundCloud.

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Andreya Triana: Hats Off

Andreya Triana interviewed for her album, Giants, for Soma Magazine‘s Spring Fashion Issue: Andreya Triana: Hats Off Watch to Breach’s version of “Everything You Never Had (We Had It All) featuring Andreya. Listen to … Continue reading

March 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kate Tempest @ The Echo

Previewed for LA Weekly: Kate Tempest at the Echo Best Concerts To See In LA This Weekend Listen to Kate’s latest single “Bad Place For A Good Time” via SoundCloud.

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kelis @ El Rey

Previewed for LA Weekly: Kelis at the El Rey Theatre Watch an interview with Kelis in her food truck at SXSW.

May 29, 2014 · 2 Comments

Kelis: Shake It Up

Kelis interviewed for her album, Food, for Nylon Magazine April 2014 Issue: Kelis: Shake It Up Stream Kelis’ entire album Food via The Guardian.

April 1, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Bug: Filthy EP (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Under The Radar Magazine: The Bug Filthy EP (Ninja Tune) The Bug‘s approach to grime may be the dirtiest of his contemporaries: Dizzee Rascal, Wiley, Jammer. This four-track EP, Filthy, is … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Emika, Hank Shocklee Record Dva

Emika interviewed for her album Dva for Electronic Musician: Emika, Hank Shocklee Record Dva Check out some of Emika’s sounds on Soundcloud.

July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Emika: Dva (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Electronic Musician Magazine: Emika Dva (Ninja Tune) Watch the official video for “Centuries.”

July 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

Toddla T: Watch Me Dance–Agitated (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Electronic Musician Magazine: Toddla T Watch Me Dance–Agitated (Ninja Tune) Check out Toddla’s radio show T Time on the BBC.

October 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Cinematic Orchestra: In Motion #1 (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Under The Radar Magazine‘s website: The Cinematic Orchestra In Motion #1 (Ninja Tune) Preview In Motion #1 here.

August 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

June 2012

Emeli Sande My Version Of Events (Capitol) Sassy Scottish girl doing an Adele thing, but in her own way. Big lungs serve Sande well as she bewails all that have … Continue reading

June 30, 2012 · 2 Comments

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of May 4, 2012

•With Reid Speed, Beastie Boys’ Mike D’s Transmission LA exhibit at Geffen Contemporary at MOCA  (top six photos half by me, half by Reid) unintentionally the week of MCA’s passing, … Continue reading

May 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

April 2012

Photek DJ Kicks (Studio! K7) Custom made mix for this longstanding series from forward thinking producer and DJ, Photek. The only thing he’s done that I actually like because I … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · 3 Comments

February 2012

Chemical Brothers Don’t Think Concert film from one of the most successful acts in electronic dance music in the world. Read my review of the film for Magnetic by clicking on … Continue reading

February 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

January 2012

The Big Pink Future This (4AD) Second album of BRMC-like fuzz and shimmer, alternating between bright and murky. Few free downloads at Music From The Big Pink. Watch the video … Continue reading

January 31, 2012 · 1 Comment

Running Around Los Angeles Week Of January 13, 2012

•M83 at Club Nokia on Friday January 13, 2012. •With Jonny Cragg at the Venice Canals, Tacos Por Favor, Abbot Kinney, Andaz Hotel on Saturday January 14, 2012. •With Jonny … Continue reading

January 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fink: Perfect Darkness (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Under The Radar Magazine’s website: Fink Perfect Darkness (Ninja Tune)

August 5, 2011 · 1 Comment

Andreya Triana: Lost Where I Belong (Ninja Tune)

Reviewed for Planet: Andreya Triana Lost Where I Belong (Ninja Tune)

October 21, 2010 · 1 Comment

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  • Pictures of Lily Podcast: Episode 1.15: Badly Drawn Boy July 1, 2020
    In the 15th episode of the Pictures of Lily Podcast, I talk about my experiences behind the scenes of interviewing Damon Gough aka Badly Drawn Boy over the course of … Continue reading →
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  • Pictures of Lily Podcast: Episode 1.14: The Music of Killing Eve June 17, 2020
    In the 14th episode of the Pictures of Lily Podcast, I talk about my experience behind the scenes of interviewing Unloved‘s David Holmes and Faber Music‘s Catherine Grieves about the … Continue reading →
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  • Pictures of Lily Podcast: Episode 1.13: Moby June 3, 2020
    In the 13th episode of the Pictures of Lily Podcast, I talk about my experience behind the scenes of interviewing Moby about his album, All Visible Objects, for Variety. Listen here: Or … Continue reading →
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