Killer Mike and El-P: two rappers on the brink of middle age, transmitting diamond-hard rap bangers from some freaky dystopian future.
The big question has never been if Taylor Swift would become a twang-free superstar diva, but how that transformation would unfold.
Jessie Ware certainly knows her strengths, but does everyone with a hand or two in Tough Love’s creation know them, too?
Foxygen have distended from tight, trim retro-pop to unkempt, unfocused conceptual goo in less than two years.
Honesty is difficult and brutal and it should be.
Taiga is Zola Jesus’ pop album, but it’s not like she has ever not been directly in conversation with pop.
Caribou’s most dance-floor friendly album yet is also his least cohesive.