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This year’s essential Christmas albums ranked, from ‘Shatner Claus’ to the irresistible JD McPherson
This year’s essential Christmas albums ranked, from ‘Shatner Claus’ to the irresistible JD McPherson
Randy Lewis - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Meet Greta Van Fleet, Generation Z’s first major rock band
Meet Greta Van Fleet, Generation Z’s first major rock band
Glenn Gamboa - Newsday (TNS)
The Beatles ‘white album’ at 50: A classic or an overindulgence?
Lil Peep, Graham Parker, Swizz Beats
Can the power of a song make you vote? Chance the Rapper, Taylor Swift and other pop stars think so
Can the power of a song make you vote? Chance the Rapper, Taylor Swift and other pop stars think so
Greg Kot - Chicago Tribune (TNS)
Kiss announce End of the Road World Tour, with front-row seats priced at $1,000 each
Kiss announce End of the Road World Tour, with front-row seats priced at $1,000 each
George Varga - The San Diego Union-Tribune (TNS)
Hit maker Diplo says his priorities, and pop music itself, have changed since his big break a decade
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Hit maker Diplo says his priorities, and pop music itself, have changed since his big break a decade
Mikael Wood - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Eleanor Friedberger finds the best version of herself
Lil Wayne, Brockhampton, Mandy Barnett
Taylor Swift talked about the importance of voting, and registration spiked
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Taylor Swift talked about the importance of voting, and registration spiked
Libby Hill - LA Times (TNS)
How Florence Welch got back to ‘the love of making music’
How Florence Welch got back to ‘the love of making music’
Mikael Wood - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Hozier is back with new music, and an assist from the legendary Mavis Staples
Hozier is back with new music, and an assist from the legendary Mavis Staples
Allison Stewart - Chicago Tribune (TNS)
A new box set celebrates Tom Petty with 60 songs, ranging from Heartbreakers hits to unreleased trac
A new box set celebrates Tom Petty with 60 songs, ranging from Heartbreakers hits to unreleased trac
Randy Lewis - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Prince’s ‘Piano & a Microphone 1983’ showcases his musical brilliance
Prince’s ‘Piano & a Microphone 1983’ showcases his musical brilliance
Randy Lewis - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
The Beatles’ 50th anniversary ‘White Album’ remix and expanded box set due Nov. 9
The Beatles’ 50th anniversary ‘White Album’ remix and expanded box set due Nov. 9
Randy Lewis - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Remembering Mac Miller, a young rapper who never stopped growing up
Remembering Mac Miller, a young rapper who never stopped growing up
Mikael Wood - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Devonté Hynes displays a radical sensitivity on Blood Orange’s ‘Negro Swan’
Devonté Hynes displays a radical sensitivity on Blood Orange’s ‘Negro Swan’
Mikael Wood - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Remix box set, book, films offer deep dive into John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’
Remix box set, book, films offer deep dive into John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’
Randy Lewis - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Interpol looks to exit its moody cul-de-sac on ‘Marauder’
Interpol looks to exit its moody cul-de-sac on ‘Marauder’
Greg Kot - Chicago Tribune (TNS)
Boz Scaggs, Underworld & Iggy Pop, Travis Scott
Nicki Minaj still cares about the old way of doing things. Does anybody else?
Nicki Minaj still cares about the old way of doing things. Does anybody else?
Mikael Wood - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
SOPHIE, Dierks Bentley, R + R = Now
Ending a yearlong classic arena tour, Harry Styles proves he is the future of rock ‘n’ roll
Ending a yearlong classic arena tour, Harry Styles proves he is the future of rock ‘n’ roll
August Brown - LA Times (TNS)
XXXTentacion reportedly signed $10M record deal just a few weeks before he was killed
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XXXTentacion reportedly signed $10M record deal just a few weeks before he was killed
Kate Feldman - NY Daily News (TNS)
After a six-year hiatus, Christina Aguilera finds her ‘Liberation’
After a six-year hiatus, Christina Aguilera finds her ‘Liberation’
Gerrick D. Kennedy - Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds true ‘Believer’ in change
Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds true ‘Believer’ in change
Rick Bentley - Tribune News Service (TNS)
Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie comes out as pansexual
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Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie comes out as pansexual
Jessica Schladebeck - NY Daily News (TNS)
Joni Mitchell, Liz Phair and the musical blueprint for #MeToo
Joni Mitchell, Liz Phair and the musical blueprint for #MeToo
Greg Kot - Chicago Tribune (TNS)
Nine Inch Nails, Lily Allen, Angelique Kidjo
Charlie Puth, Chvrches, Kelly Willis