By Steve Jansen
As a precursor to PopMatters' upcoming retrospective on music in 1991, Sound Affects takes at look at 15 pivotal tracks from the year where dance music's potential to amaze seemed boundless.
Dwight Yoakam: Second Hand Heart
'This Idea Must Die' Puts Speculative Self-correction Back in the Driver’s Seat
Marcus Miller: Afrodeezia
Sugarcane Jane: Dirt Road's End
Tony Bennett / Bill Evans: The Complete Tony Bennett / Bill Evans Recordings
Why Novelist Richard Price Doesn't Need a Pseudonym
The Face in the Puddle
"Mastodon may be American metal giants, but based on their Saskatchewan gig with Clutch, they could learn a thing or two from their cult favorite Maryland comrades.