The Best Covers of 2020, a Year Defined by Them
A Toast to Two of Our Greatest Living Musicians
I Am Finally Ready to Write About What Lana Del Rey Said About Me
The Album Isn’t Dead. It’s in Metamorphosis.
Let’s Hear It for the Many Outsiders Who Made Great Music in 2018
The Songs That Helped Me Get Through My Grief
Trump Is Already Building Walls, but Musicians Are Still Making Music Across Borders
This Was Yet Another Great Year for Women in Rock
Troubling Times Call for More Than Angry Protest Anthems. There’s Also Power in Tenderness.
The Year’s Best Music Moments From Movies and TV
The Ghost Ship Fire Shows We Need Truly Safe Spaces
Black Women Ruled the Conversation, but the Charts Were Ruled by Petulant Men
Why Run the Jewels 2 Is the Rap Album of the Year
It’s Only Been a Week and I Already Want to Overhaul My Top 10 Albums List
Only Critics Love the Band Named Wussy. The Critics Are Right.
Female Artists Have Stolen the Spotlight, but Pop Needs More Women Behind the Scenes
I Found Pop Utopia—At a Bruno Mars Concert
The Most-Watched Rock Clip on YouTube Is the November Rain Mini Movie.
“Royals,” “Thrift Shop”: This Was an Incredible Year for Pop Songs About Income Inequality
We Need To Talk About Rihanna