Difficult Artist

Difficult Artist

Latest Episodes

Edgar Wright

September 16, 2021 - 1:11:36
Lizzy speaks to the writer and director Edgar Wright about the value of enthusiasm, the reasons why humorous works of art get taken less...

Jia Tolentino

September 9, 2021 - 1:18:20
Lizzy talks to New Yorker staff writer Jia Tolentino about the weird honor of becoming well known for writing about commodification of...

Floria Sigismondi

September 1, 2021 - 55:37
Lizzy speaks with the filmmaker Floria Sigismondi about the art of collaboration. What’s it like to make music videos with David Bowie?...

About The Show

How do artists make what they make? Join journalist and best-selling author Lizzy Goodman as she digs into the daily creative practices of some of the most compelling figures in entertainment, politics, film, literature, and art. Difficult Artist is produced by Cadence13.

More Episodes

Edgar Wright

September 16, 2021 - 1:11:36
Lizzy speaks to the writer and director Edgar Wright about the value of enthusiasm, the reasons why humorous works of art get taken less...

Jia Tolentino

September 9, 2021 - 1:18:20
Lizzy talks to New Yorker staff writer Jia Tolentino about the weird honor of becoming well known for writing about commodification of...

Floria Sigismondi

September 1, 2021 - 55:37
Lizzy speaks with the filmmaker Floria Sigismondi about the art of collaboration. What’s it like to make music videos with David Bowie?...

Rob Sheffield

August 25, 2021 - 1:26:22
Lizzy talks to her friend and hero, the writer and pop cultural historian Rob Sheffield about how he’s stayed so psyched to write about...

Lauren Mayberry

August 18, 2021 - 1:03:07
Lizzy talks to Chvrches frontwoman Lauren Mayberry about the value of an onstage persona, the charmingly nerdy spreadsheet she made when...

Iliza Shlesinger

August 11, 2021 - 50:54
Stand-up comedian Iliza Shlesinger is also a writer, producer, actor, author and podcaster. Many people - especially women - who do a...