By Christian John Wikane
From true legends to notable newcomers to acts in mid-career stride, the year's best R&B is much more than what your local Top 40 radio station would have you believe.
Feminist Classic 'Antonia's Line' Is Still Rewarding, Still Relevant
Coulda Been Country: The Allman Brothers Dickey Betts' Great Southern Songs
Elizabeth Cook: Exodus of Venus
Yearning for Re-enchantment With the World in Jessa Crispin's 'The Dead Ladies Project'
The Invisible: Patience
Sticking It to the Man with 'SteamWorld Heist'
'Worlds Elsewhere' Makes Clear: Shakespeare Is What We Make of Him
Mitski: Puberty 2
""Doom" is no longer a generic video game title. It's a name, a job description, and a promise.