Impose (magazine)

Impose is a Kansas-based website covering independent music and related culture. It was founded in 2002 as a magazine by Brooklyn, New York-based Derek Evers[1] as a print-only magazine, and has since expanded to include a website and an affiliated record label.[2] Since 2008, it has stopped printing a magazine.[3]

FounderDerek Evers
Year founded2002
Final issue2008 (print)
CompanyAnswer Media
CountryUnited States

In April 2016, the brand and website was sold to Kansas-based company Answer Media.[4]


  1. Hawking, Tom (22 October 2014). "The Death of DIY Williamsburg Is Not Your Fault". Flavorwire. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
  2. "About". Impose. Archived from the original on 27 June 2015. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
  3. "New York Public Library Web Server 1 /All Locations". Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  4. Knox, Ron (9 August 2016). "Impose looks out from within, Wilco checks your age, and Madball rolls through". Kansas City Pitch. Retrieved 13 December 2017.