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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 Singles of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters kicks off our annual two-week-long best music of the year feature with the 50 best singles of 2009, highlighted by a trio of American indie rock headliners.


Raekwon: Fly International Luxurious Art
18 May 2015 // 10:10 PM

The world of top-40 rap proves to be to Raekwon what dry land is to Aquaman.

Okayplayer Holiday Jam: 9 December 2013 - Brooklyn Bowl, NY (Photos)
16 Dec 2013 // 3:00 AM

Going into their 15th year, Okayplayer celebrated the milestone with lots of great music at its annual star-studded affair led by the Roots.


Raekwon: 15 December 2009 - Washington D.C.
17 Dec 2009 // 12:18 AM

Raekwon might be responsible for one of this year's best albums but as his Washington D.C. fans found out earlier this week, he's far

Wu Tang Member Raekwon Releases Highly Anticipated Album
6 Sep 2009 // 8:09 AM

Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II will be the fourth solo album from Wu-Tang Clan member Raekwon. It is the anticipated sequel to the 1995 album,

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Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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