The 25 Best Albums of 2018
Willie Nelson and the Louvin Brothers as well as outliers like Suzanne Ciani and Nathan Bowles made our “must hear” list for 2018.
Night Powers Isn’t Hiding Behind “The Veil”
Members of this Brooklyn-based group came together over a love of “spooky music.” But their album “The Veil” adds touches of ‘50s-style crooners, Spaghetti Westerns – even surf guitar.
Feelin’ Right, Saturday Night: Your Primer for N’awlins R&B
Craft Recordings’ New Orleans anthology features debuts by Johnny Adams and Irma Thomas alongside regional icons like Professor Longhair.
Damon Albarn Keeps It International with “Merrie Land”
The former Blur frontman is hardly steering away from politics on his album “Merrie Land” which also features former members of the Verve and the Clash.
Joe Jackson Looks Sharp 40 Years On
2019 marks the 40th anniversary of Joe Jackson’s breakout album “Look Sharp.” He’s planning to mark the occasion with a new album and a tour.