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7 bands making classic genres relevant to a new generation

As time marches onwards and music becomes increasingly digital, we see certain genres falling out of fashion, their music only played by bands who …

The Best Albums of 2017

<i>Be sure to check out our growing list of The Best Music Videos of 2017.</i><p>Recommended Video<p>Entertainment<p>This Is A Real-Time MRI Scan of an Opera …

Review: Sera Cahoone, 'From Where I Started'

<i>Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify or Apple Music playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>For more than a decade, singer-songwriter Sera Cahoone has specialized in a shy, introverted kind of folk music: She started her …

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Twenty years of Jazzwise's Albums of the Year

<b>Every year our writers vote for the recording that they think most deserves the accolade 'Album of the Year'. And here they are in all their glory -</b> …

Listen to Two New Beautiful Sampha Tracks Right Now

Sampha has dropped two fresh tracks for your listening pleasure. Taken from XL Recordings label boss Richard Russell’s project <i>Everything is Recorded</i>, …

Angie - Spun

Swedish sensation Angie is back with another pop rocket in the form "Spun."<p>Swapping the rap-meets-R&B flow of previous singles "Smoke Weed Eat Pussy" …

Songs We Love: Rose Cousins, 'White Flag'

"La mer est plus belle que les cathédrales," the poet Paul Verlaine once wrote, expressing the impossible challenge so many artists have felt in aspiring to create something as imperfectly perfect as nature. <i>The sea is more beautiful than cathedrals.</i> "Art is not nature," the theorist Theodor Adorno …

New Albums

Breaking Big: 4 new artists to hear now

<i>Who’s topping the charts, going viral, and ruling our earbuds? Each month, EW’s introducing the freshest music talent you have to hear now. Below,</i> …

Combining Jazz And Extreme Noise, New York's GRID Is Just Nasty

This is some nasty, nasty jazz. Featuring saxophonist Matt Nelson (Battle Trance), bassist Tim Dahl (Child Abuse), and drummer Nick Podgurski (New Firmament, Feast Of The Epiphany), GRID's debut album bubbles up from the East River like a toxic monster amalgamated from New York's improvised and …

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The Guardian's Top 40 Albums of 2016

As always, UK publication <b>The Guardian</b> gradually reveals its end-of-year list — they started rolling it out in late November — and now the full list …