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Snoop Dogg and Dr Dre’s death row albums removed from streamers | The latest hip-hop news, music and media

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Iconic Death corridor Folders scrapbook The Chronicle & doggy style disappeared from all streaming platforms over the weekend, fueling speculation about the label’s moves after its catalog was acquired by Snoop Dogg. According to Billboard, many noticed the absence of Dr. Dre’s groundbreaking debut and Snoop’s seven-platinum album […]

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Admire an early flowering of “Amaryllis”, one of two new albums by Mary Halvorson

Two years ago, when the coronavirus pandemic first brought the world to a standstill, Mary Halvorson joined countless others in withdrawing into herself. That’s not to say soul-searching is any kind of departure for Halvorson – the endlessly inventive guitarist, composer and songwriter, named a MacArthur Fellow in 2019. But in the enforced calm of […]

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WOLFTOOTH will reissue its first two limited edition vinyl albums

Richmond, Indiana-based heavy metal riff advocates Wolftooth released their colossal new Napalm Records debut album, Blood & Iron, to great acclaim last December. Now fans can pick up the rest of the band’s stellar discography on limited edition vinyl. Napalm Records is set to re-release the band’s first two albums, 2018’s Wolftooth and 2020’s Valhalla, […]

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: Aurora: five essential albums

Aurora (photo by Isak Okkenhaug, PR) by 14.03.22 00:01 As WFUV honors Women’s History Month, we’re also announcing a handful of “Ascending Women” musicians who are writing their own history with exceptional new music. Some make returns; others are at the very beginning of their career. We asked these artists to write about the “Five […]

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10 Biggest Love/Hate Albums In Rock Music History

There are plenty of musicians and groups in the world of popular music that polarize opinion. Certain acts are always going to sow discord, especially those that settle on the edges. Extreme metal, minimalist ambient, and free jazz are three good examples of genres that people seem to either love or hate. Opinions can also […]

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5 new albums to listen to this week

Photo credit: Audiomack This article was previously published on Audiomack World. Lil Durk— 7220 Over the past decade, Lil Durk has proven himself to be one of the most prolific and influential artists of our time, whether with his Signed in the streets series, or his business Only The Family. Today, The Voice returns with […]

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5 Albums I Can’t Live Without: Bryan Adams

name Brian Adams best known for Singing and Vegan Activism. Current City Paris I really wanna be in it The Caribbean, please. Being Canadian, I yearn for the sun. Excited about Three music albums coming out in March/April. So happy it hurts, Pretty Woman: The Musicaland Classic. My current music collection contains a lot of […]

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Prodigy’s albums ranked from worst to best

When a teenager Liam Howlett began assembling the first early demos that would eventually become The Prodigy from a home in Braintree, Essex, in the very late 80s, he could not imagine the lasting impact that his music – and the group he formed around her – reportedly. The Prodigy would emerge as a leader […]

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Best BTS Albums, Ranked | The Mary Sue

I don’t have kids, but if I did, I suspect ranking them would be like trying to find the positions for this ranking. The time I spent in front of my BTS shelves watching my albums come and go on what was going to be top five and what wasn’t was pretty much a physical […]

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: Laufey: five essential albums

Laufey (photo by Blythe Thomas, PR) by 3.08.22 00:00 As WFUV honors Women’s History Month, we’re also announcing a handful of “Ascending Women” musicians who are writing their own history with exceptional new music. Some make returns; others are at the very beginning of their career. We asked these artists to write about the “Five […]

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Albums of the week: major music releases to watch

March 7, 2022 4:34 PM EST Albums of the week: major music releases to watch It’s another week packed with music releases, and TAG24 has the roundup you need so you don’t miss a thing. By Taylor Kamnetz It’s a brand new week, and that can only mean one thing: fresh. the music the drops […]

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Franz Ferdinand’s Alex Kapranos Picks His Favorite Top Albums

Franz Ferdinand, courtesy David Edwards. Alex Kaprano from Franz Ferdinand looks angelic with a leaf of backlight through a skylight in his band’s studio in Glasgow. Although the video connection is a little fuzzy, he can spot the cover of the single “Do You Want To” hidden in the back of this writer’s desk. Head […]

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‘Encanto’ Spends Eighth Week at No. 1 on Billboard’s 200 Albums Chart – Billboard

the Encanto the soundtrack delights in the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart (dated March 12) for an eighth non-consecutive week. The set grossed 80,000 equivalent album units in the US in the week ending March 3 (down 11%), according to MRC Data. In the past five years, only three albums have spent at […]

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5 new albums to listen to: March 5, 2022

Photo credit: Audiomack This article was previously published on Audiomack World. King Von— What it means to be king Few were more real than King Von. A Chicago exercise legend at the age of 26, when rap lost Von, there was collective grief. His album 2019 Grandson Vol. 1 marked him as an exciting newcomer, […]

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Albums released today: Nilüfer Yanya, The Weather Station, Band of Horses, Luna Li, etc.

In this segment, we feature the most notable albums each week. Here are the albums released on March 4, 2022: Nilüfer Yanya, PAINLESS Nilüfer Yanya’s new album PAINLESS is available now through ATO Records. The sequel to the London artist’s 2019 debut Miss Universe includes advanced singles “stabilize”, “midnight sun”, “anotherlife” and “the dealer”. Yanya […]

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The great survivors of Britrock Stereophonics are back, along with the best albums of the week

Stereophony, Oochya! ★★★☆☆ Stereophonics’ 12th album starts out exactly as you’d expect, with a slick, sleazy guitar riff that kicks off an explosion of bluesy rock as songwriter, guitarist and frontman Kelly Jones spits word-heavy lyrics at rock ‘n’ roll fashion such as love, hate, boys, girls, time, faith, demons, sinners and saints, as if […]

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90s New York noise band Laddio Bolocko’s albums are released on vinyl for the first time via Castle Face

Laddio Bolocko were a late ’90s New York noise band that included members of Panicsville and the Dazzling Killmen. Often compared to Can and This Heat and known for their jaw-dropping gigs, the band released two albums – 1997 Laddio Bolocko’s strange warm-ups and 1998 In real time — and the 1999 As if by […]

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: Lady Wray: five essential albums

Lady Wray (photo by Sesse Lind, PR) by 3.03.22 00:10 As WFUV honors Women’s History Month, we’re also announcing a handful of “Ascending Women” musicians who are writing their own history with exceptional new music. Some make returns; others are at the very beginning of their career. We asked these artists to write about the […]

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Cream albums: the essential guide

“Old and modern blues” is how Eric Clapton described Cream’s music when the trio were launched into an orgy of expectation in the summer of 1966. Bassist (and classically trained cellist) Jack Bruce talked about “rewriting the blues” while being awesome. drummer Ginger Baker spoke of the “fantastic sound that we were all a part […]

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New albums to discover in March

Sun-dappled dancehall, alien synth landscapes, soul-infused rap, and more. Our favorite new albums to discover in March, selected by Gabriela Helfet from VF. Nilufer Yanya Painless (OTA) Payable: March 4 PAINLESS by Nilufer Yanya It’s a common pitfall within indie music, especially the fact that wearing your influences on your sleeve makes you sound like […]

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Three great albums from this year that flew under the radar – The Brock Press

2022 kicked off with some great music releases. by Silvana Estrada Marchita is an early contender for Album of the Year; Earl sweatshirt SICK! provided substantial food for alternative hip hop fans around the world; Topped The Weeknd Charts Dawn FM was a mainstream success story; British experimental band Black Country, New Road have proven […]

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Stepping into the mainstream, singer-songwriter Jay Anand’s journey from albums to films – The New Indian Express

By Express press service My parents tell me when I was six months old I couldn’t walk but I was dancing to Michael Jackson’s Thriller,” shares Jay Anand (29), a singer-songwriter from Delhi who is slowly making his mark in Indian music. The music industry. Anand lent her vocals to the energetic and upbeat title […]

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VHS Collection’s ‘Night Drive’ is one of our favorite albums this week

Details February 25, 2022 by Jonathan Robles Artist courtesy of photo We know there’s a lot going on right now and there’s so much new music being released this one, but allow us to highlight the new VHS Collection disc. As we mentioned before, the New York trio had some great singles leading up […]

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Luther Dickinson on 25 years and two Allstars albums

Luther Dickinson of the North Mississippi Allstars has been prone over the years to write his band’s mission and way of life into his lyrics in a direct way. But it has rarely been as precise or introspective as on the last track of the band’s new album. To run awaytitled “Authentic”. Old school guitarists […]

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Five classic albums you really should listen to on CD

CD fans, who since news of their revival broke, have been coming out of the woodwork in droves, will be relieved to hear the re-acceptance of humble records in society continues apace. In some circles, it has been called “the most punky format”. Nobody knows what that means, but as the owner of thousands of […]

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The best albums of 2022 (so far)

A heavyweight face of the Nigerian alter scene, Teezee’s EP focuses on culture. It bears the name of an old Nollywood film, a canon from which it draws inspiration in terms of visuals and covers. It pretty much draws references from everywhere else too – Tezee takes us to Santorini through a South African amapiano […]

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Pop Punk Queen’s Six Albums Ranked From Worst To Best

Since releasing her debut album Let Go in 2002, Avril Lavigne has enjoyed unfathomable success. His album sales exceed 40 million worldwide, with his singles totaling 10 million more than that. She is the third best-selling Canadian female artist of all time, behind Celine Dion and Shania Twain, and is widely considered one of the […]

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Mark Lanegan Albums: A Guide to the Best

For a man often portrayed by the press as a lone wolf, the late Mark Lanegan was exceptionally collaborative throughout his decades in the music business. There were albums with Queens Of The Stone Age, Greg Dulli, Isobel Campbell and Soulsavers, and appearances on records by The Breeders, the Eagles Of Death Metal, Masters Of […]

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Albums of 2022: Bloc Party | Maintenance

When Bloc Party returned last year, announcing sixth album ‘Alpha Games’ with lead single ‘Traps’, you might have quickly checked your calendar to see if it was 2021 or 2005. An indie banger reminiscent of the breakthrough years of the band, if you thought the return to the heavier sound of days gone by was […]

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: Ibeyi: five essential albums (plus one)

Naomi and Lisa-Kaindé Diaz from Ibeyi (photo by Suleika Muller, PR) by 21.02.22 00:00 As FUV pays tribute to music pioneers over the next month, we’ve also reached out to a new generation of emerging artists and innovators to discuss the “Five Essential Albums” that have guided them creatively and personally. Time really flies. It’s […]

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Ranked: Best to Worst Cinderella Albums

Formed in 1982 by Tom Keifer and Eric Brittingham, Cinderella was one of the biggest rock and metal bands of the 80s. After several line-up changes, the group solidified its members with Jeff Labar and Fred Coury. The band’s debut album “Night Songs” was an instant hit with comparisons made to Aerosmith and AC/DC. Cinderella […]

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5 new albums to listen to: February 18, 2022

Photo credit: Audiomack This article was previously published on Audiomack World. Skales — sweet distractions Skales has been in the music game for over two decades, growing from songwriter to solo artist, to one of Nigeria’s biggest entertainers. His 2020 project healing process saw him adopt a more sensitive and introspective tone. On his sweet […]

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Remute’s retro albums are coming in limited editions! – News from the European gaming industry

Reading time: 3 minutes Anzu and Saber Interactive are teaming up to engage advertisers in the highly anticipated Dakar Desert Rally when it launches this year on PC and consoles In-game advertising company Anzu has entered into an exclusive agreement with Saber Interactive, the global game publisher and developer, to offer advertisers a chance to […]

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Colts Talk About Tony Allen Side Project & Upcoming Solo Albums

The Colts revealed that plans are underway for side projects and solo albums within the band – including frontman Yannis Philippakis’ long-awaited record with Fela Kuti icon Tony Allen. READ MORE: Foals on the cover: ‘Life is something to be cherished and enjoyed’ The Oxford group was talking to NME for this week’s cover of […]

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Top 25 hip-hop/rap albums of 2021: 10-1

2021 has been an exciting year for hip-hop. After the onset of the pandemic reduced the commercial viability of records and touring in 2020, many album release dates were pushed back. But 2021 hasn’t been lacking in both quantity and quality of work released, with many of the genre’s commercial heavyweights – Drake, J. Cole […]

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12 Albums That Prove 1982 Was Punk’s Best Year Ever

Anecdotally, 1977 is generally accepted as ground zero for punk rock. It was the year the genre really exploded into mainstream notoriety and The Clash, Sex Pistols and The Damned each released their first albums, kicking off a youth movement that saw bands come to life almost anywhere there were children to train them. . […]

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Listening to Valentine’s Day: albums to make singles spend the holidays as a couple | Entertainment

Valentine’s Day has arrived, and those who are single have hopefully prepared for it. Some people prefer to spend the day of love with their friends, and others prefer to be alone. Maybe you need an album to play in the background at your “palentine” get together, or maybe you’re looking for an album you […]

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Slash Solo Albums Ranked

Between cheating death, dealing with hard-core singers, and writing some of the most beloved guitar riffs in rock history, Slash knows how to keep busy. He changed the hard-rock guitar paradigm on Guns N’ Roses’ 1987 debut album, appetite for destruction, flying in the face of pointy-headed super-shredders with his edgy riffs and bluesy solos […]

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The rumba radio, the DJ… and 110,000 albums in search of a loud new home | Music

On a hill an hour from Madrid, not far from the sepulchral splendor of the Escorial monastery, with its royal tombs, imperial maps and sacred relics, is another treasure, a little less austere. The Gladys Palmera Collection, housed in a sprawling tropical-hued complex filled with posters of 1950s Mexican films and prowled by eerie decorative […]

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5 new albums to listen to: February 12, 2022

Photo credit: Audiomack This article was previously published on Audiomack World. Jay Wheeler— El Amor and Yo Almost three years ago, Jay Wheeler graced our studios as a rising star of the Latin music scene. Now with his star in peak position, Wheeler returns with his most tender work yet, El Amor and Yo. The […]

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The Best Breakup Albums for the Broken Hearted

Valentine’s Day is usually celebrated by lovers or those hoping to fall in love, but what about the other side of romance, fallout, and despair? Here are ten breakup albums that prove that not everything smells rosy. Blue by Joni Mitchell (1971)Mitchell used the songs from this timeless album as a way to process emotional […]

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The best albums of 1992

February 10, 2022, 8:39 PM The best albums of 1992. Picture: Press Think back to the year of Generation Terrorists, Ebeneezer Goode, Automatic For The People and Friday I’m In Love. February 10, 1992: Manic Street Preachers – Generation Terrorists The Manics released their debut album, which included classics Motorcycle Emptiness, You Love Us and […]

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The Five Greatest Obscure Japanese Rock Albums of All Time, by Julian Cope

Julian Cope gets up early. At the very unrock’n’roll hour of 7am, in fact. classic rock catches him sweeping his floor. “Whenever I write, he says, the best way to become an author is to feel like one. When I was doing Megalithic Europe [Julian’s book on historic sites in Ireland and mainland Europe], I […]

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Tinariwen reissues The Radio Tisdas Sessions and Amassakoul albums

Published on February 8, 2022 Category News With unreleased songs and new liner notes. Tinariwen reissues their Radio Tidas Sessions and Amassakoul albums, via Wedge in March. Tinariwen is a multigenerational group founded by Ibrahim Ag Alhabib in the late 70s, who met another Tuareg musician during his time in cities and refugee camps. They […]

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Legendary Writer Chuck Klosterman’s Favorite ’90s Albums

Few writers of the past fifty years have shaped the landscape of popular music as much as the non-fiction author Chuck Klosterman. During his career, Klosterman has worked for outlets such as Spin, Esquire, The New York Times Magazine and The ring (as well as ESPN). But he is perhaps most widely known for his […]

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: Brittney Spencer: five essential albums

Brittney Spencer (photo by Nicki Fletcher, PR) through 2.07.22 00:00 As FUV pays tribute to music pioneers over the next month, we’ve also reached out to a new generation of emerging artists and innovators to discuss the “Five Essential Albums” that have guided them creatively and personally. Breaking into country music is no easy task, […]

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5 new albums to listen to: February 5, 2022

Photo credit: Audiomack This article was previously published on Audiomack World. Adekunle Gold — Catch Me If You Can Closing in on 200 million streams on Audiomack to date, Lagos-born superstar Adekunle Gold returns with his highly anticipated afro pop followed, Catch Me If You Can. These 14 bubbling tracks include previous collaborations with Davido […]

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Best Mitski Music: What are Mitski’s best albums and songs?

Mitski is the patron saint of introverts, a paragon for people who can sometimes experience existential loneliness but also feel nurtured by a night spent indoors alone. She is an idol for hopeless romantics, consumed by their desire and willing to do anything for love, no matter the cost. Although she may look like an […]

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12 perfect albums for winter

It’s no secret that winter can get so dark that it’s easier to hibernate than participate. The season can also be very romantic, if you have the right frame of mind. Snow, layers, comfort can make the season enjoyable, and it takes a positive mindset to see the beauty of the winter months. One tip […]

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Top 5 hip-hop/rap albums of the last decade

Zulfiqar Ahmed Some of the best hip-hop/rap albums of the last decade, including albums by Kanye West and Drake. Hip-hop/rap has evolved considerably over the past decade. Several subgenres were born from the development of platforms like Soundcloud, which allowed people from all corners of the world to share their music and build communities. Mumble […]

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8 Best Rap Albums of January 2022

So much rap music is released all the time, and especially with frequent surprise releases, it can be hard to keep track of it all. So, to help you keep track of it all, here’s a roundup of the 8 rap albums from January 2022 that stood out to us the most. We’ve also probably […]

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3 new Louisville albums to listen to on repeat

giant dunes– At Echo Lake Throughout his career, singer-songwriter Joe Manning has crafted some beautiful, thoughtful songs, such as Giant Dunes, his latest musical work featuring a host of talented musicians. Every track on At Echo Lake is carefully paced, equal parts Neil Young and The For Carnation, never rushing to go anywhere in particular; […]

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OLIVER WAKEMAN announces set of collaborations; Includes albums with STEVE HOWE and GORDEON GILTRAP

Oliver Wakeman has the honor of being one of the few musicians to have played and recorded with some of progressive rock’s most respected guitarists. In 2001, several years before becoming a member of YES, Oliver and guitarist Steve Howe worked together on the album The 3 Ages of Magick. Completed by an array of […]

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Alice Cooper hard at work on two new ‘pure rock and roll’ albums

Alice Cooper has revealed he is working on his 29th and 30th studio albums simultaneously – less than a year after the release of his 28th. In an interview on the Sirius XM radio show with presenter and historian Eddie Trunk Trunk Nationas reported via Blabbermouth, Cooper gave more information on his current recording plans […]

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New Music Friday releases herald upcoming big budget albums | Lifestyles

This year promises to be rich with heartfelt musical releases, including upcoming albums from artists like Michael Bublé, Lauv and The Chainsmokers. Several singles from such renowned artists dropped on Friday, giving fans a glimpse. After a hiatus of over two years, electronic duo The Chainsmokers have returned to the music scene with their catchy […]

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Albums that racked up the most weeks on the chart

It’s the mark of a classic album if it continues to sell over the years, especially if it spends a significant portion of its existence at the top of the chart. The Top 100 will still contain a portion of legacy releases dating back decades that are still released or sold in significant quantities. Every […]

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Albums: New Music from PJ Harvey, Eels, The Sherlocks and Earl Sweatshirt

PJ HARVEY – LET ENGLAND SHAKE: DEMOS THIS 2011 Mercury Music Prize winner is considered by many to be Polly Harvey’s best of her career, and the stripped down nature of these unreleased demos highlights the quality of her 12 songs. The simplicity of the heartbreaking elegy of the First World War trenches Hanging In […]

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The soundtracks of 2021: a look back at some of the albums released over the past year

As we look back on the past year, let’s take time to reflect on all that has been brought into our lives. Music is a universal language and a unifying art. It is a source of happiness and healing, something needed and much appreciated over the past couple of years. Whatever the music for you, […]

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3 albums you may have missed in 2021

Every year, music produces albums upon albums upon albums, more than I could ever keep track of. It is a combination of blessing and cursing; I can’t listen to them all, but that means there’s always a surprise waiting for me to find out. If you love music like me, you might be in the […]

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Elvis Costello’s goal remains true, 32 albums in his pocket

Oh, do you like podcasts? Sign up for the new Vulture 1.5x Speed ​​referral newsletter here. Illustration: Iris Gottlieb Elvis Costello burst onto the music scene in 1977 with the album my aim is true and songs like “Alison” that established him as a powerful new voice in rock. From then on, he released album […]

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‘500 Greatest Albums’ Podcast: Inside Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’

In 2013, Kanye West released Yeezus, his sixth studio album. It was unlike anything the rapper had ever produced. Fans recoiled from the album’s experimental sound. It was Kanye at his most provocative, lyrically and sonically. Critics began to wonder if Ye, who appeared to be at the peak of his career, might finally lose […]

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Albums That Changed the World: Producer Jake Rye’s Picks

Today’s episode of the series features albums that influenced and shaped Michigan-based producer and musician Jake Rye, who has been turning dials on some impressive projects. Listen to the songs of his choice. Jake Rye: Surrounded by some of the albums that influenced him the most. (Courtesy picture) EDITOR’S NOTE: All musicians and producers can […]

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Encanto Soundtrack Returns to No. 1 on Billboard’s 200 Albums Chart – Billboard

the Encanto the soundtrack returns to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 album chart for a second non-consecutive week at the top, as the set steps 3-1 on the list dated Jan. 29. The companion to the Disney animated film earned 104,000 equivalent album units in the United States during the week ending January 20 […]

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Ornette Coleman – ‘Genesis of Genius: The Contemporary Albums’ arrives in March

Craft Recordings had a very strong 2021 with a long list of excellent reissues that sold out very quickly. We suspect this upcoming Ornette Coleman collection will sell out long before the first pre-orders ship in March. Jazz has really benefited from the resurgence of vinyl; Americans bought over 40 million new records in 2021 […]

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5 new albums to listen to: January 22, 2022

Photo credit: Audiomack This article was previously published on Audiomack World. EMPIRE paper route — Long live the young dolphin It’s a wild ride to put into words the seriousness of Young Dolph’s loss. The hometown Memphis hero changed music through his independent mindset, constant mentorship of upcoming artists and humility. To honor his legacy, […]

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John Mellencamp wants to make great albums, not hit songs

John Mellencamp doesn’t care what you think of him. “I don’t care,” he said. “I never sought acceptance – from my parents, from my teachers, from my record company.” He resolutely pursues what he thinks is right: “You don’t want to argue with me,” he says. This rebellious streak was probably Mr. Mellencamp’s greatest strength, […]

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5 Albums I Can’t Live Without: Steve Conte of the New York Dolls

Last name Steve Conte best known for Playing solo guitar in the New York Dolls, being a solo artist on Little Steven Van Zandt’s Wicked Cool Records label, and singing on Japanese anime soundtracks like Cowboy Bebop and Ghost In The Shell. Current City Bronx, New York I really wanna be in it Rome, Italy…eating […]