We interviewed hundreds of people this year, from long-time rockers to the designer of New York’s subway map. Here are a few conversations you may have missed:

Pictured: Crispin Glover, Natasha Khan, Andrew Bird, Debbie Harry, Shepard Fairey, John Turturro, Jonny Greenwood, Jim Riches, Colleen Kane, Ira Glass, Sarah Vowell, Josh Hamilton