21 bands to check out, from psychedelic rock to socially conscious rap
To Pimp a Butterfly is challenging, but that's because it reflects a challenging world.
Twenty years after its release, the energy of Radiohead's second album is more refreshing than ever.
E!'s new show demonstrates how to make soapy drama boring.
A jury orders Robin Thicke and Pharrell to pay $7.4 million to Marvin Gaye's estate, possibly lowering the bar for what's considered creative theft.
Rebel Heart is a slog, but at least it's trying to be interesting.
The experimental musician just released a demo that's as good as anything on the radio.
A $5 million auction is the wrong way to prove rap is worthy of respect.
The hype for Carly Rae Jepsen's new track isn't quite warranted, but it sheds light on what makes a pop song into a classic.
Thoughts on all 13 new installments of Netflix's political drama
Last season wasn't good. Lady Gaga's involvement doesn't mean the next one will be. But anticipation is baked into the very format of this insane show.
Once upon a time, the coffee chain represented hope that record-buying could remain a physical experience for most people. What happens when it stops selling CDs?
While accepting his award, Graham Moore initially seemed to speak to the LGBT struggle. In truth, he ignored it.
Her Sound of Music medley at the Oscars highlighted her underlying talent, just at the right time.
The group's new song, "I Can't Breathe," uses an individual tragedy and national movement for a far broader mission.
The rapper's trying very hard on If You're Reading This, It's Too Late, and that's a great thing.
The "Style" video is her latest attempt to set herself apart from the pop mainstream with a classic, and fraught, fashion choice.
The first episode of the new season, which was briefly available on Netflix Wednesday, is a gloomy one.
His new song, "The Blacker the Berry," is a political statement—but it's also a tale of internal struggle.
Younger pop stars should take note—a performer has to actually perform.