Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Erica Rivera Profiles Trivia Mafia


In her debut for The Growler Magazine, Erica Rivera interviewed Trivia Mafia founders Sean McPherson and Chuck Terhark about the game company's winning strategies for growth. Read the piece in the October 2017 issue or online here.

(Photo Credit: Zoe Prinds-Flash.)

Friday, September 22, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Caroline Smith (Again!)


A lot has changed for singer-songwriter Caroline Smith since the last time Erica Rivera interviewed her in 2012. Catch up with the now single and Los Angeles-based empowerment pop artist in a new Q&A for City Pages here.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Dan Wilson



Erica Rivera met with Grammy Award-winning songwriter Dan Wilson to discuss his new album Re-Covered and his collaborations with artists like Adele and Taylor Swift. Read the piece in the September 20, 2017 print issue of City Pages or online here.

(Photo Credit: Noah Lamberth.)

Friday, September 15, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Alex Schaaf


Erica Rivera spoke to musician Alex Schaaf about disbanding Yellow Ostrich, his new solo project Human Heat, and the breakup that inspired his latest album All Is Too Much. Read more on City Pages here.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Author Matt Goldman


Erica Rivera spoke to Seinfeld writer Matt Goldman about his Minnesota-centric crime novel Gone to Dust. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Anne Collier



Erica Rivera spoke to photographer Anne Collier about her new exhibition Women with Cameras and the ways social media changed how we take self-portraits. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

(Photo Credit: Anne Collier, Selected slide from Women with Cameras (Self Portrait), 2017, 35mm slides, 35mm slide projector, pedestal stand, and base, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist; Anton Kern Gallery, New York; Galerie Neu, Berlin; The Modern Institute/ Toby Webster Ltd., Glasgow; Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles © Anne Collier.)

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Charlie Parr for City Pages Cover


Erica Rivera met up with roots musician Charlie Parr in Duluth for an in-depth interview about his experience with depression and suicidal thoughts. Read the cover story in the September 6, 2017 issue of City Pages or online here.

(Photo by Nate Ryan.)

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Erica Rivera Interviews Danez Smith


Erica Rivera spoke to acclaimed poet Danez Smith about queer shame, violent love, and the new book Don't Call Us Dead. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.

(Photo Credit: Hieu Minh Nguyen.)