Paste prides itself on great writing about Music, Movies, TV, Comedy, Games, Books, Politics, Drinks, Tech and Travel. Led by founding editor-in-chief Josh Jackson since 2002, PasteMagazine.com has grown to more than 8 million unique monthly visitors, thanks to readers hungry for authenticity and creativity. Paste Studio features daily musical performances streaming via Facebook Live and YouTube Live from our New York office, as well as the entire Daytrotter catalog of live audio and video performances.
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Our highly engaged and devoted audience looks to PasteMagazine.com to discover what’s happening in pop culture, through the website, our free daily newsletter and all our social channels.
Paste has won numerous awards, including three National Magazine Award nominations for general excellence, dozens of Plug, Folio and Gamma Awards and endorsements from folks like USA Today, The NY Daily News and the Wall Street Journal, who called Paste “the finest among American music titles.”
Here’s what people are saying about Paste:
“A well-respected, iconic brand.”
“Paste brings together the best elements of the mainstream and indie music press.”
“America’s finest rock-music magazine.”
—The Christian Science Monitor
“The exhaustive, eclectic read is full of smart, insightful and occasionally funny writing. It’s hip without being too cool for school, exhaustive and far-reaching without being irrelevant or obsessed with minutiae and discerning and smart without being overly intellectual.”
“The best among american music titles.”
—The Wall Street Journal
“A great, well-edited, well-written music magazine.”
“Paste continually surprises with elegantly designed, thoughtfully written pieces that ponder the direction of the culture.”
—Chicago Tribune, 50 Best Magazines
“Paste has people with imagination that are willing to take chances and write about things you’re not going to read about anywhere else.” —Wayne Coyne, The Flaming Lips
“Paste is so deliciously sweet, I often put it on my waffles in the morning instead of syrup.”
Magazine of the Year, PLUG Independent Music Awards
Magazine of the Year, Best Magazine Website, GAMMA Awards
National Magazine Awards nominee for General Excellence, Best Reviews
Best Consumer Entertainment Magazine, Folio Eddie Awards
Best Tastemaker, Atlanta Magazine
Best Podcasts, iTunes