Expert Witness

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on the Desperation of Ezra Furman and Car Seat Headrest

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews recent indie rock standouts like Furman's 'Transangelic Exodus' and Car Seat Headrest's re-recorded 'Twin Fantasy.'
Robert Christgau
3.16.18
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Robert Christgau on Matt Berninger's Depressive Tendencies

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews The National's 'Sleep Well Beast,' Deer Tick's 'Vol. 2,' and The Paranoid Style's 'Underworld U.S.A.'
Robert Christgau
11.17.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Lorde, Amber Coffman, and Bleachers

The dean on some of this spring's biggest pop releases.
Robert Christgau
7.7.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Rap’s Early 2017 Victory: Robert Christgau on Kendrick Lamar, Migos, and Future

It would be silly to deny how good this music sounds.
Robert Christgau
5.5.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Ice T Spits Civil War, Matt North Sings Nashville, and Everyone Else Plays Chuck Berry

Robert Christgau, the Dean of American Rock Critics, also takes on a new record from Zeal & Ardor.
Robert Christgau
4.21.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Western Sahara Isn't Big Enough: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean takes on records from Orchestra Baobab, Tinariwen, and the late Mariem Hassan.
Robert Christgau
3.31.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Stephin Merritt's Exceptional Life and Janet Weiss's Genius: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean takes on The Magnetic Fields' 50-song memoir, Craig Finn's American heroes, and Sleater-Kinney's latest live offering.
Robert Christgau
3.24.17
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On Syd's Depth and Resonance: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean tackles new albums from Nnamdi Ogbonnaya and Syd, before looking back at recent records by NxWorries and John Legend.
Robert Christgau
3.3.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Gypsy Horns and Erotic Lullabies: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean tackles albums from Tom Zé, Fanfare Ciocarlia, and The Klezmatics.
Robert Christgau
2.24.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Danny Brown Times Three: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean offers his take on the Detroit rapper's career, along with a bit of Ab-Soul.
Robert Christgau
2.10.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Strangest Songs of Neil Young's Career, and More

This week's Expert Witness looks at releases from The Highwaymen, Dave Van Ronk, and more.
Robert Christgau
1.27.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

With 'RTJ3,' Run the Jewels Are Funnier, Hookier, Brainier, and More Political

In this week's Expert Witness, Robert Christgau dives into the latest from RTJ, T.I., and more.
Robert Christgau
1.13.17