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Media // 6 Articles
The 2011 Artists of the Year
28 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
This year's top artists are a diverse lot represented by two of the world's biggest pop divas, a plethora of critically adored indie faves, some new talents emerging from the hip-hop underground, a couple of veteran Americana acts, and a few alt-rock legends among many more.
The 75 Best Albums of 2011
26 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
The year's best albums feature sophomore sets from two of indie's finest artists, a hardcore punk opera masterpiece, career highlights from four amazing women in the top 10 alone, new forward-thinking R&B and hip-hop, an electronic Big Album that shoots for the moon, and so much more.
19 Apr 2016 // 9:30 PM
What connected on a deeper emotional level with Saturday=Youth is replaced by a chasm of wonder: what in good God’s name was the band’s central idea with Junk?
M83: M83 / Dead Cities, Red Seas & Lost Ghosts / Before the Dawn Heals Us
4 Sep 2014 // 9:06 PM
This re-release of M83's first three albums paint a fascinating story of the band's rise to masters of catharsis-oriented synth-pop.
M83 - "Solitude" (Singles Going Steady)
23 Mar 2016 // 10:15 AM
With melodramatic orchestral flourishes and moody, winding synth detours, "Solitude" wears its cinematic ambitions on its sleeve.
M83 - “Steve McQueen” (video)
29 Oct 2012 // 8:00 AM
M83 is still promoting their last album, 'Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming', and why not? It was a stunning release that appeared high on many top albums lists last year. This time around the single is "Steve McQueen", another epic tune awash in ethereal harmonies and waves of warm synths.