Shamir Bailey

Shamir Bailey is an artist from North Las Vegas. His pop music debut, Ratchet, came out in 2015 on XL Recordings. After a year of headline and festival dates around the world, he’s settled in Philadelphia, where he’s begun working on a follow-up.

(Photo credit: Paley Fairman)

Talks

Shamir-oscopes: September 2017

By Shamir Bailey | September 5, 2017

Shamir-oscopes: September 2017

This month's predictions and music recommendations from our resident astrologer.

Shamir-oscopes: August 2017

By Shamir Bailey | August 1, 2017

Shamir-oscopes: August 2017

Our resident astrologer reveals your cosmic theme song, mantra, and fortune for the month.

Shamir-oscopes: July 2017

By Shamir Bailey | July 6, 2017

Shamir-oscopes: July 2017

Our resident astrologer reveals your cosmic theme song, mantra, and fortune for the month.

Shamir-oscopes: June 2017

By Shamir Bailey | June 6, 2017

Shamir-oscopes: June 2017

Talkhouse's brand-new astrologer breaks down your sign's theme song, mantra, and fortune for the month.

Katie Harkin (Sleater-Kinney, Sky Larkin) on Songs About People the Protagonist Hasn’t Met Yet – [Updated]

By Katie Harkin | April 7, 2017

Katie Harkin (Sleater-Kinney, Sky Larkin) on Songs About People the Protagonist Hasn’t Met Yet – [Updated]

An exploration of the form, including responses from Shamir, Jenn Wasner (Wye Oak), Tom Fleming (Wild Beasts), Corin Tucker (Sleater-Kinney) and more.

Shamir Explains Why This Orange is the New Black Death Scene Bothered Him So Much

By Shamir Bailey | August 1, 2016

Shamir Explains Why This Orange is the New Black Death Scene Bothered Him So Much

The singer-songwriter talks race, police violence and dangerous fictions.