sorry to bother you

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Saba's Humanist Hip-Hop

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews two records from the Chicago indie rapper, plus recent projects from The Coup, G Herbo, Czarface, and 1800 Seconds.
Robert Christgau
2.1.19
Culture

Boots Riley Doesn't Need an Oscar Nomination, According to Boots Riley

"I had no actual belief that we would get nominated."
Kara Weisenstein
1.23.19
Culture

The Ten Most Blood-Curdling, Heart-Pounding Movie Screams of 2018

You scream, I scream, we all scream, because everything is terrible.
Beckett Mufson
12.31.18
Oakland

Owner of Restaurant in 'Sorry to Bother You' Arrested, Accused of Illegally Obtaining Citizenship

The Senegalese restaurant and its owner Marco Senghor have been been a staple of the Bay Area community for nearly 30 years.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.16.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

I used my best “white voice” to interview Boots Riley about “Sorry to Bother You”

The white voice is also the main premise behind rapper Boots Riley’s debut film, ”Sorry to Bother You“
Dexter Thomas
7.13.18
movies

Boots Riley and Lakeith Stanfield Aren't Really 'Sorry to Bother You'

An interview with the filmmaker and lead actor behind the summer's most uproarious sci-fi comedy.
Timothy Bella
7.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for 'Sorry to Bother You,' the Most Bonkers Movie at Sundance

Boots Riley's "fucked-up vision of the world" stars Lakeith Stanfield with the voice of David Cross.
River Donaghey
3.12.18
Music

Boots Riley on the State of Oakland, the Power of the Working Class, and His New Screenplay

McSweeney's recently released the Coup frontman's screenplay, 'Sorry to Bother You'—a dark comedy that Riley will apparently be shooting with Patton Oswalt and David Cross soon.
Joseph Bien-Kahn
1.13.15