//MUSIC
2 Chainz: Pretty Girls Like Trap Music

2 Chainz

Pretty Girls Like Trap Music

2 Chainz cashes in on his elder statesman status on one of the best rap albums of 2017. He proves that there is a path to aging gracefully as an MC by embracing trends but preserving his own unique, off-kilter sensibility.

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Rocqawali: Sufi Spirit

Rocqawali

Sufi Spirit

A fusion of rock and hypnotic Sufi music, Sufi Spirit is a warm, brilliant album to bask in from start to finish.

Slow Dancer: In a Mood

Slow Dancer

In a Mood

The indie answer to John Mayer's Continuum, In a Mood is a smooth collection of indie pop with a jazzy, '70s gloss.

//BOOKS
//FILM
'Le Trou': The Escape Film Under the Microscope

'Le Trou'

The Escape Film Under the Microscope

In this classic escape film, Jacques Becker demonstrates that true freedom resides in endeavor.

Bang Bang Bang to the Beat: Edgar Wright on His Musical Approach to Action in Baby Driver

Bang Bang Bang to the Beat

Edgar Wright on His Musical Approach to Action in Baby Driver

Edgar Wright and Ansel Elgort break down their fresh approach to action in the musically driven, pop-culture infused Baby Driver.

//GAMES
The Moving Pixels Podcast Discusses 'Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2'

The Moving Pixels Podcast Discusses 'Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2'

"Our foray into the adventure-game-style version of the Borderlands continues."

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Navigating the Hollywood Monsters of the 'Resident Evil' Videogame Franchise

From crawling to walking to running to the White House: dissecting 20 years of zombie evolution.

//CULTURE

What was the secret of the Russian Revolution? What lessons -- both positive and negative -- does it hold for the present day?

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//COMICS
What Can Women do? Pretty Much Anything: 'Wonder Women'

What Can Women do? Pretty Much Anything: 'Wonder Women'

""We have to get the stories of these women out into the world. Because representation matters.""

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'Condo Heartbreak Disco': A Superhero Parody Set in an Absurdist World

A gender-bending anti-superhero chooses not to save the day.

//TV

Interspersed with bar-hopping and sex visions, "Looking for Mr. Goodbrain, Part 1" sets the stage for the finalé and beyond.

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//Pop Ten
Croatia's INMusic Festival to Celebrate 12th Year
Arcade Fire, Alt-J, Kings Of Leon tapped to perform in front of an expected 70,000-strong crowd. Read More
'OKNOTOK' and the Nostalgic Radiohead
Netflix Mystery 'Shimmer Lake' Opens Up a Conversation About the New World of Film
The Sweet Spot Between Expression and Familiarity: An Interview with Becca Stevens

//Mixed media