Frank Ocean's Endless, the decidedly less commercial of his two recent releases, might just be a victory for artists who've been forced to release music to fulfill contractual obligations. Here's a look at some of history's more significant spite albums.
28 Aug 2016
There were touchdowns and fumbles in this year's mostly lackluster crop of ads, plus one commercial that left us conflicted.
08 Feb 2016
No matter how much one dislikes "Blurred Lines", it's hard to see how the victory of the Gaye estate will be beneficial to artists in the future.
12 Mar 2015
During a week where you're bombarded with overpriced consumerism disguised as love, here are ten albums that look at love's hangover.
12 Feb 2014
From the Carpenters to Katrina to black metal and the Black Rock Coalition, Pop When The World Falls Apart covers all the contemporary concerns of musicians and their audiences.
20 Jun 2012
Denise Sullivan represents the insider intellectual stamina of rock 'n' roll journalism without the pomp and pretense. She is the past and future of the form, rolled into one uncanny style.
16 Feb 2012
After soundtracking a bit of Twilight: New Moon and releasing a lovely new record earlier this year, Hurricane Bells' Steve Schiltz takes us through his top five favorite albums of all-time, all while wondering why more kids don't love the Edge . . .
30 Nov 2011
It's that time of the year, again. Music fans are making their lists of what they hope to find wrapped in pretty paper at Christmas, and music publications are making their lists of what should be on those lists. Now, I have something to say about lists.
22 Nov 2011
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