Thursday, January 2 2014
From the electro-dance of Daft Punk, Disclosure and Rudimental and the boundary-pushing R&B of Janelle Monae and John Newman to the warm sounds of Americana blossoming into the hippest sounds in American music and the always-compelling Kanye West, PopMatters counts down 2013's 75 best songs.
Tuesday, December 17 2013
This was an incredibly fruitful year for new and emerging artists pointing their respective genre towards new directions and possibilities. From dance to R&B and country to indie, 2013 was a year for pushing boundaries.
Monday, December 2 2013
It's a generalization, but the year in indie rock saw a turn away from harmony-focused, gentle rock and back toward something a bit noisier, a bit more idiosyncratic, a little harder to ignore.
Tuesday, March 19 2013
You either have the skills and an individual point-of-view to make a name for yourself by being yourself or you don't -- and Waxahatchee's Katie Crutchfield definitely does.
Friday, October 4 2013
On a joint tour, Waxahatchee and Screaming Females prove why they're two of the best rock acts in the world right now.