By Steve Leftridge, Taylor Coe, Chris Conaton, and Steve Horowitz
Our list for 2013 is predictably diverse, ranging from progressive newgrass to tradition-minded country to old-time acoustic to California canyon rock to psych folk to singer-songwriter and all points between. [11.Dec.13]
By Brice Ezell and Robert Rubsam
This year saw no shortage of innovative, exciting film scores. Notes on Celluloid counts down the ten soundtracks that lingered the longest in our minds. [11.Dec.13]
With a newly uncovered collection of songs Woody Guthrie recorded for the government, his daughter Nora talks about who he really was, what she learns from the scholars that come in, and how Woody could write five songs a day. [11.Dec.13]
If the walking dead could dance, this is the music they would dance to. [11.Dec.13]
By PopMatters Staff
Jewel running, megalomania, acid rap, and sasquatches -- hip-hop continues to surprise in 2013.