Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
Media // 3 Articles

The Best Free Albums of 2010
8 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

Though it's a tough environment for musicians to try and make a living, some artists have built and broadened their audience because of their free tunes.

The Best Albums of 2008
18 Dec 2008 // 5:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.


Wale: The Gifted
24 Jun 2013 // 6:05 PM

The Gifted proves to be an extraordinary ‘gift’ to any hip-hop collection.

Wale: Ambition
3 Nov 2011 // 5:00 PM

Wale drops a wholly ambiguous first album for Rick Ross' Maybach Music imprint, leaving listeners just as unfamiliar with him as we've always been.


Wale and Kid Cudi Offer Up Collaboration on "Focused"
20 Oct 2011 // 1:30 AM

Wale and Kid Cudi end their feud, as the two MCs collab on a new single for Wale's Ambition.

K'naan + Wale: 11.April.2010 - Chicago
27 Apr 2010 // 1:00 AM

Backed by a live band, K'naan rapped tight and globally wise rhymes that blend Rakim's sophistication with Eminem-esque wit before a sold out crowd at Chicago's Metro.

//Mixed media

Robert DeLong Upgraded for 'In the Cards' (Rough Trade Photos + Tour Dates)

// Notes from the Road

"Robert DeLong ups his musical game with his new album In the Cards and his live show gets a boost too.

READ the article