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Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros' New Album Is 'Strangely Aimless'
This week alt-rock icon PJ Harvey returns with her first album in five years, “neo-soul” singer Musiq Soulchild releases a slick, new album, Sam Beam of Iron & Wine fame collaborates with fellow singer-songwriter Jesca Hoop, rapper Mr. Lif releases a new album, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
'Blackstar': A 'Dark Goodbye' From David Bowie
David Bowie ’s “Blackstar” 1/2 There’s a long shadow of sadness as I write this review, as it has just come over the wire that legendary David Bowie has died at the age of 69 after an 18-month Cancer battle. This means that “Blackstar,” which was released last Friday will be the last new album
Lily Tomlin on New Film 'Grandma,' Infamous David O. Russell Fight
Legendary actress Lily Tomlin talks to Peter Travers about her remarkable career and her new film 'Grandma'.
Music Reviews: Carly Rae Jepsen, Method Man, Tracy Bonham and More
This week Canadian pop-sensation Carly Rae Jepsen returns with a very '80s-themed album, Wu-Tang member Method Man releases his first solo proper album in nine years, former alt-rocker Tracy Bonham strips down her sound for a more acoustic aesthetic, late rapper Sean Price drops a new mixtape/EP,
Jill Scott, Prince Royce, Eleni Mandell, Lea DeLaria and More Music Reviews
This week R&B singer Jill Scott returns to music after a four-year absence, Latin-pop singer Prince Royce makes his English-language debut, Los Angeles-based singer Eleni Mandell releases her tenth album, “ Orange Is the New Black ” star Lea DeLaria covers David Bowie , Robert Pollard of Guided By
Kacey Musgraves, Bully, Wolf Alice, Pete Rock and More Music Reviews
This week, country singer Kacey Musgraves releases her second major-label album, rock bands Bully and Wolf Alice make impressive full-length debuts, hip-hop titan Pete Rock releases a new instrumental collection, young singer Leon Bridges drops some vintage, '60s-style soul and singer Rickie Lee
Faith No More, Brandon Flowers, Zedd and More Music Reviews
This week, Faith No More returns after an 18 year break, The Killers’ Brandon Flowers drops his second solo record, EDM artist Zedd releases a new album, BBC America’s “Orphan Black” gets both a soundtrack and score, vintage folkies The Milk Carton Kids record their third album in a live setting
Brian Wilson, Waxahatchee, Blues Traveler and More Music Reviews
This week longtime Beach Boy Brian Wilson returns with a guest-filled solo album, singer-songwriter Katie Crutchfield releases her third record under the Waxahatchee moniker, the members of Blues Traveler collaborate with many unexpected guests, Todd Rundgren continues his electro-slide with his
Music Reviews: The Latest From Death Cab for Cutie, Ludacris, The Prodigy and More
This week, indie rock favorites Death Cab for Cutie returns, Ludacris drops his first new album in five years, The Prodigy blends signature sounds with newer sonic discoveries, Sufjan Stevens pays tribute to his late mother, former Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland forms a new band and has a
Music Reviews: The Latest From Bob Dylan, Diana Krall, Butch Walker and More.
This week Bob Dylan releases an unusual tribute to Frank Sinatra, Diana Krall puts her jazzy spin on some pop classics, Butch Walker shifts gears into soft, singer-songwriter fare, long-running Australian band the Church release their latest, garage-rock/punk revivalist Ty Segall delivers a