The Things They Did for Love: The Top 10 Songs of 10cc
Endlessly inventive, 10cc incorporated everything from bossa nova to operetta in their discography. Which song rates number one?
You’ll Never Know St. Vincent, But It’s Worth Trying
Enigmatic, inventive, and hard to label, St. Vincent defies definition, but her mercurial style has nabbed critical raves, and multiple awards. (Not that she cares.)
Phil Collins Really Does Play Well With Others
With credits like “Miami Vice” and Live Aid, Phil Collins personified the ’80s. Even so, let’s not write off the former Genesis front man.
Shriekback Is All About XTC’s Other Great Songwriter
Andy Partridge and Colin Moulding weren’t the only XTC members who could write catchy pop-punk tunes. Keyboardist Barry Andrews has built a solid rep on his own with Shriekback and their new album “Why Anything? Why This?” is totally delightful.
Father John Misty Charms With “God’s Favorite Customer”
This Grammy-winner has drummed for Fleet Foxes and written for Lady Gaga. Now, under his priestly pseudonym, Josh Tillman is releasing his fourth album (which is serving up some psychedelia).