Matthew Strauss

Matthew Strauss is a writer from Long Island living in Brooklyn. A Columbia University graduate, he is also an Associate Staff Writer at Pitchfork.
Entertainment
2.12.2016 3:37 PM
Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' Is His Best Album
Matthew Strauss
Kanye premiered his newest record at Madison Square Garden. We were there.
Entertainment
1.21.2016 6:55 PM
Trailer for Key & Peele Movie 'Keanu' Looks Like a Brilliant 'John Wick' Spoof 
Matthew Strauss
You've got to be kitten me.
Entertainment
1.21.2016 6:05 PM
The Best Trivia Accounts on Instagram
Matthew Strauss
'Star Wars' Expanded Universe, Marvel, elephants, and more.
Entertainment
1.20.2016 7:33 PM
An Appreciation of Claymation Horror Expert Lee Hardcastle
Matthew Strauss
His work's been on Adult Swim, but it's more than just blood, gore, and clay.
Entertainment
1.19.2016 6:44 PM
Is Beyoncé Going to Pull Another Beyoncé and Drop a New Album?
Matthew Strauss
It's been nearly three years since she shocked the world. She's poised to do it again.
Entertainment
1.18.2016 9:34 PM
What Would 'Making a Murderer' Season 2 Look Like?
Matthew Strauss
Netflix's Chief Content Officer hopes that he can repeat his most recent success.
Entertainment
1.18.2016 7:12 PM
What Do We Know About Jake Kasdan's New 'Jumanji' Movie?
Matthew Strauss
The Robin Williams classic returns to theaters in a new form this Christmas.
Entertainment
1.18.2016 4:36 PM
"No More Parties in L.A." Is Kanye West's Best Rap Song Since 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'
Matthew Strauss
It's a bona fide rap jam that will surely please the Kanye purists.
Entertainment
1.14.2016 10:46 PM
What You Learn by Drinking Six Different Kinds of Mountain Dew
Matthew Strauss
We done did the Dew deed.
Science
1.14.2016 5:00 AM
Artist Plans to Construct Pyramid Using Every VHS Copy of 'Jerry Maguire'
Matthew Strauss
Everything Is Terrible! has undergone the ultimate endurance art project.
Mind and Body
1.14.2016 4:42 AM
Did 'Man Seeking Woman' Finally Hit Its Wall in "Feather"?
Matthew Strauss
Josh gets another girlfriend, but can't change his tune.
Science
1.13.2016 8:11 PM
From Ziggy Stardust to Young Thug: A Brief History of Musicians Claiming to Be From Outer Space
Matthew Strauss
David Bowie, Sun Ra, Lil Wayne, Young Thug, and more.
Entertainment
1.13.2016 6:23 PM
Brendan Dassey's Brother Spits Bars for His Brother and Steven Avery: "They Didn't Do It"
Matthew Strauss
While his brother is behind bars, Brad Dassey spits bars.
Culture
1.13.2016 5:21 PM
President Barack Obama's Final State of the Union as Yoda Would Have Said It
Matthew Strauss
Believe in, change we can. Yeesssssss.
Entertainment
1.12.2016 9:28 PM
The Kardashians Are Helping Out With Kanye's 'Swish', and Other Revelations
Matthew Strauss
The long-awaited 'Yeezus' follow-up is out in February.
Entertainment
1.12.2016 7:29 PM
What to Expect From Wiz Khalifa's New Album 'Khalifa'
Matthew Strauss
The Pittsburgh rapper has been famous for awhile, but now he is undeniably massive.
Entertainment
1.12.2016 6:45 PM
Cartoon Network's 'Rick and Morty' Goes From Weird to Weirder to Must-Watch
Matthew Strauss
The fans are obsessed for a reason.
Innovation
1.12.2016 4:01 PM
Where Are Steven Avery, Brendan Dassey, Mike Halbach, and Ken Kratz Now?
Matthew Strauss
If they were in 'Making a Murderer,'we ran down their whereabouts. 
Entertainment
1.11.2016 7:10 PM
The Best 'South Park' Episode to Re-Watch From Each Season
Matthew Strauss
With 19 seasons and over 260 episodes, it can be hard to parse through the classic animated vulgarity.
Entertainment
1.7.2016 6:21 PM
FXX's 'Man Seeking Woman' Morphs Into '3 Men and a Baby' Minus Danson
Matthew Strauss
Jay Baruchel and Eric Andre stretch the boundaries of biology in a cliché-ridden, high concept season debut.