The critics' favorite and the pop princess both have new albums out this week. What they have in common—and what they don't.
The band's fourth album, "Angles," proves the quintet is best when it's being itself
Phil Spector set the standard with his 1963 "Christmas Gift For You." Has anyone else matched its exuberance?
The former Led Zeppelin lead singer has embraced rootsy Americana in his later career. How his new work helps us re-evaluate his earlier music.
Is the controversial singer "real" or not? Who cares—her latest album, released this week, is terrific
The 1972 double album has just been re-released, and it marks the beginning of the end of the band's greatness