Maxwell
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//Features

The Best 60 Albums of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2009, highlighted by a bevy of American indie rock juggernauts, the return of a hip-hop master, and a couple of the finest voices on the planet.

The Best R&B of 2009
16 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

In this increasingly stratified musical climate, only a handful of albums revealed sound artistic strides while meeting critical and commercial success. Here is the very best of 2009, a year where some of the brightest luster shone from the hidden gems.

//Columns

Maxwell and the Soul of Neo Soul
24 Aug 2009 // 5:00 PM

If Dr. Martin Luther King composed songs they may very well sound like Maxwell at his best.

//Reviews

Maxwell: blackSUMMERS'night
29 Jun 2016 // 9:30 PM

Just over 20 years after his debut album wowed audiences, blackSUMMERS'night is upon us.

Maxwell: BLACKsummers' night
23 Jul 2009 // 5:00 PM

Only Maxwell can explain the gap between Now (2001) and, well, now, but all you need to know is that BLACKsummers'night is truly one of this year's best albums.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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