Reviews

SZA Z
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TDE, known for launching the careers of Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q, found their first female signee in SZA. Does her debut, Z, deliver?

Afghan Whigs Do To The Beast
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It brings nobody pleasure to announce that Do to the Beast, the new one from The Afghan Whigs, is indeed a comeback in every sense of the word.

Kelis Food
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Kelis’ sixth and finest LP is not the gastronomic concept album suggested by its title. Food is instead a feast of sweaty funk grooves and impeccable soul melodies, consistently satisfying and often fabulous.

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Reviews of new albums from Todd Terje, Bon Iver’s S. Carey, and Lefse Records’ Space Project.

Slasher Flicks Slasher House
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The debut LP from Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks may be a bit uneven. But its campy Scooby Doo aesthetic is both charming and irresistible.

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While EMA’s astonishing, chastening 2011 solo debut turned intimacy into a form of punishment, her new album, The Future’s Void, keeps listeners at arm’s length.

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Reviews of the latest from Kaiser Chiefs, The Hold Steady, Foster the People, SOHN, Timber Timbre, Mr Little Jeans and more.

Cloud Nothings Here and Nowhere
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Here and Nowhere Else is Cloud Nothings’ victory lap.