Emily Rems
Emily Rems
Emily Rems is a feminist writer, editor, rock star, playwright, and occasional plus-size model living in New York’s East Village. Best known as managing editor of BUST magazine, Emily is also a music and film commentator for New York’s NPR affiliate WNYC, and is the drummer for the horror-punk band the Grasshoppers. Her nonfiction writing has appeared in the anthologies Cassette from my Ex and Zinester’s Guide to NYC, and her short stories have been published in Rum Punch Press, Lumen, Prose ‘N Cons Mystery Magazine, Writing Raw, and PoemMemoirStory. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize for fiction in 2015 and is working on a novel. Follow her on Twitter @emilyrems.
Latest Articles:
04/29/2016 10:34:44It’s a Bed-in-a-Box! One Woman’s Saga Testing The Cocoon By Sealy Mattress
12/18/2015 17:15:29Star what? Forget that noise! Sisters is opening tonight! BUST Review
07/02/2015 20:00:00Amy Winehouse Documentary Sheds New Light on Her Tragic Early Death
05/12/2015 08:00:00The PERFECT Spring Recipe! Pasta with Asparagus and Green Onion Pesto
03/06/2015 14:15:00Binge-Watch Alert! Tina Fey’s Amazeballs New Show 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Debuts On Netflix Today!
01/06/2015 14:48:00The PERFECT Winter Breakfast: Peanut Butter Pie Oatmeal!
12/05/2014 14:00:00Reese Witherspoon Is Emotionally Raw in Wild
09/24/2014 20:00:00Movie Review: Advanced Style
08/18/2014 13:06:52Recipe: Tastes-Like-Ice-Cream Kale Shake!
07/26/2014 10:00:00Movie Review: Magic in the Moonlight
07/02/2014 11:00:00Movie Review: Tammy
05/04/2014 03:00:003 Ways You Can Help The Abducted Nigerian Girls Come Home
05/02/2014 17:15:00Let's Celebrate Holi, The Hindu Festival of Colors This Saturday
04/10/2014 11:11:39Movie Review: Only Lovers Left Alive
03/25/2014 15:54:25Feminist Burlesque Production of “Beauty and the Beast” Roars Off-Broadway
03/25/2014 10:30:00Amy Schumer Stars in BUST's April/May Issue! On Stands Now!
03/21/2014 14:17:12Movie Review: Nymphomaniac Parts I and II
12/04/2013 14:18:03"A John Waters Christmas" Returns to N.Y.C.!
11/20/2013 14:24:23Movie Review: Bettie Page Reveals All
11/13/2013 17:05:26Rad Holiday Gift: A T-Shirt Quilt!
11/06/2013 16:25:44Movie Review: The Ghosts In Our Machine
10/25/2013 15:18:09Movie Review: Blue is the Warmest Color
10/01/2013 17:15:22Recipes to Celebrate World Vegetarian Day! Hooray!
09/18/2013 15:06:00Is “Speciesism” An Issue That Matters To You?
07/30/2013 13:24:25The blogger behind Will Travel For Vegan Food reaches the end of the road and is ready to party!
07/23/2013 13:23:53Check Out BUST's Aug/Sept Fall Preview Issue: On Stands Now!
07/10/2013 16:30:42Recipe: Make Your Own Tricked Out Cereal!
04/09/2013 15:23:42Make This Now: Apple Beet Salad with Lemon Tamari Vinaigrette, Baked Hazelnut Cheese, and Sesame Mustard
03/29/2013 15:27:07Yummus! Smoke and Spice Almond Hummus Recipe!
03/29/2013 12:38:31Photographer Bex Wade Captures Female Drummers In All Their Glory
03/11/2013 14:36:23Food Trend: Cooking with Chia Seeds!
02/25/2013 14:19:13Try Something New in the Kitchen! Indian Dhokla from The Lotus and the Artichoke
02/19/2013 12:37:22Discover BUST Staffers' Favorite Things Today on Modcloth's Tumblr Site!
02/05/2013 13:42:54Recipe: Vegan Shrimp Scampi from Betty Goes Vegan
01/11/2013 17:07:11Make Some Noise at Ladies Rock Camp 2.0!
01/03/2013 18:16:49Banish the Winter Blahs with Green Juice!
12/20/2012 17:32:46True Story: The Amazing Kreskin Read My Mind!
12/06/2012 15:31:42Recipe: Vegetable Korma from Happy Herbivore Abroad
11/19/2012 15:28:09Compassionate Thanksgiving Entertaining Tips From Colleen Patrick-Goudreau
11/15/2012 15:11:42Recipe for Thanksgiving: Greek Eggplant Lasagna from Vegan Eats World
10/19/2012 13:54:46Recipe: Dreamy Roasted Butternut Squash Soup from The Karma Chow Ultimate Cookbook
09/07/2012 13:00:00Movie Review: Bachelorette
08/17/2012 17:15:00Recipe: Apple Pie Smoothie from Practically Raw
07/27/2012 12:23:18Recipe: Sexy Vegan Caponata
05/10/2012 15:37:02Movie Review: Dark Shadows
03/12/2012 16:22:57Vegan Cookbook Corner: Chloe's Kitchen
02/09/2012 16:44:14Kale Chips – Put ‘Em In Your Face Hole!
10/18/2011 15:58:03Theater Review: The Mountaintop
09/19/2011 14:36:10Revenge is Sweet
05/03/2011 14:41:51Women Directors Rock the Tribeca Film Fest
03/29/2011 16:08:58Hole: Reunited And It Feels So Weird
03/10/2011 14:44:28Review: Red Riding Hood
03/09/2011 16:27:45Review: Jane Eyre
02/07/2011 18:47:48R.I.P. Tura Satana
01/26/2011 17:55:29BUST's New Feb/March Issue Is On Sale Today!
11/08/2010 17:30:09The Secret Word Is: Pee-Wee!
11/01/2010 17:17:06Go Greene!
08/13/2010 11:47:20Review: Eat Pray Love
06/30/2010 14:40:19Is "Huge" A Big Deal?
06/30/2010 11:00:26Review: The Beaches of Agnès
06/04/2010 13:27:21"Cropsey" Playing Tomorrow On Staten Island
05/27/2010 11:48:50Review: Sex and the City 2
05/19/2010 14:20:08Epic Rock Show Alert!
05/03/2010 13:27:44Calling All Nerd Girls!
04/30/2010 15:03:35Patti Smith Live from the NYPL!
04/09/2010 11:17:50Review: Date Night
04/08/2010 14:59:36Joan Rivers Live!
03/31/2010 14:39:31Lilith Fair's "Choose Your Charity" Campaign May Benefit Anti-Choice Groups?
03/19/2010 13:06:59Girl Band Movie Talk on The Takeaway!
03/18/2010 14:34:05Movie Review: The Exploding Girl
03/17/2010 11:44:08Review: The Runaways
09/09/2009 08:33:40One Girl's ONE MAN SHOW
08/27/2009 09:48:39Broadcast Premiere of ELLA ES EL MATADOR on PBS's POV
07/13/2009 10:44:20Girl Band BBQ!
07/01/2009 10:14:08Iranian Women and The Uprising: Culture, Rights, and Roundhouse Kicks
06/23/2009 11:30:26Showbiz Baby!
06/05/2009 07:43:03Happy Birthday Bonnie!
05/14/2009 09:11:35Mel & El are Swell!
05/04/2009 13:36:26Sookie Lovers Rejoice! Book 9 Out Tomorrow!
04/08/2009 11:31:55Matzoh Balls To The Wall!
04/03/2009 14:03:31Girls Rock Brooklyn Tonight!
04/02/2009 10:10:15Snag A BUST-y Bargain and See The Oath!
03/26/2009 14:35:53They're Justified and They're Ancient
03/16/2009 11:26:12Discount Tix for Coraline the Musical!
02/25/2009 14:37:57Class Dismissed in Swat Valley
02/19/2009 11:17:16Wilbur Predicts Best Actress!
02/13/2009 13:14:28Buy Cookies From Rachel for V-Day!
02/11/2009 13:12:01Cute Overload!
02/09/2009 15:54:37Don't Divorce Them!
02/09/2009 10:06:04Nadya's Mom Speaks Out!
02/06/2009 10:30:13Them's Fightin' Words!
02/04/2009 13:25:00Judd vs. Palin Smackdown!
01/29/2009 09:32:46He Keeps Getting Better and Ledbetter
01/22/2009 09:44:43Happy Birthday Roe v. Wade!
01/20/2009 15:37:33Vote For Titi Rosie!
01/05/2009 11:26:31Nerd Girls' Night Out
12/05/2008 09:57:01Girls Rock and Girls Rule!
11/21/2008 11:34:12Without Further Ado - My Twilight Review!
11/06/2008 12:00:14Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go!
11/04/2008 09:15:26Voting Is Easy And Fun!
10/31/2008 08:53:31I Love Witches
09/29/2008 12:24:42Membership Has Its Privileges
09/24/2008 10:12:09Go Buffi Go!
09/18/2008 14:30:01Girl Trouble
09/11/2008 13:29:19Friends Don't Let Friends See 'The Women'
09/10/2008 08:48:37Drill, Drill, Drill
08/26/2008 09:13:39Happy Women's Equality Day!
08/21/2008 15:20:04New Anya Singleton Album Drops Today!
08/05/2008 11:57:48New Status Symbol: Stay At Home Wives????
06/20/2008 12:08:11Reasons To Be Pretty
06/20/2008 08:41:41BUST Gets Mad Props From Velvet!
06/18/2008 07:16:55Why I'm Voting Republican...
05/22/2008 06:53:34How I Spent My Stimulus
05/20/2008 08:14:48Fun Bags
05/14/2008 07:59:34Big Girl Nabs Big Money
05/12/2008 07:33:09Royal Pink House Party!
05/09/2008 13:01:14I Know It's Wrong, But It's Still Pretty Funny
05/06/2008 10:23:53Night Of 1000 Stevies!
01/15/2008 07:27:34R.I.P. Vampira
11/01/2007 08:33:35Night Of The Living Awes
09/05/2007 08:23:23I Gotta' Love You Rosh Hashanah
08/07/2007 07:15:23Maggots Need Love Too
07/24/2007 11:55:05Everyone's a Critic
07/17/2007 13:10:56Appliance Porn
07/12/2007 08:35:23Baby Love
06/05/2007 12:29:55You Look Merr-Valous!
05/22/2007 14:09:16Everyone Knows It's Wendy


Upcoming Events

BUST Craftacular @World Maker Faire (NYC)
Sat Oct 01 @10:00AM - 06:00PM
The 14th Annual New York Burlesque Festival
Sat Oct 01 @ 8:00PM - 12:00AM
BUST Craftacular @World Maker Faire (NYC)
Sun Oct 02 @10:00AM - 06:00PM
Lady Parts Justice Presents: The Golden Probe Awards (NYC)
Sun Oct 02 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
The 14th Annual New York Burlesque Festival
Sun Oct 02 @ 8:00PM - 12:00AM