In case you missed ’em, 2019 produced a raft of great singer/songwriter albums. Here’s a list to check off before the year winds down.
Miles Davis helped reshape jazz with “Birth of the Cool.” A stunning new reissue shows the full scope of his genius.
Beyond Human League and OMD: a new box set showcases some underrated 70s and 80s synth pop from the UK.
Singer-songwriter Jim Allen’s style has been compared to Johnny Cash and Tom Waits. Get to know him in our new interview.
Three exceptional vinyl reissues trace early, adventurous directions in “free jazz.” Cecil Taylor, Art Ensemble of Chicago, and Albert Ayler and Don Cherry show us how it’s done.