Mary Chapin Carpenter revisits a long career, while Kacey Musgraves makes a case for her own staying power
Miss Chatelaine to Sexuality, Hallelujah to Constant Craving -- we count down the lesbian icon's ten essential tracks
Calum Scott's impressive debut is the sign of an artist aiming to stick around for the long haul.
Long-awaited fourth albums from Fischerspooner and MGMT find both groups doubling down on their strengths
After thirty-five years and twenty albums, They Might Be Giants are still finding the joy in everything
Børns' sophomore album plays to his strengths, but leaves plenty of room for growth
The coming year gets off to a slow start musically, but there is promising material on the not-too-distant horizon
From the xx to Kendrick Lamar to Björk, our music critic counts down the ten best albums of 2017
Sam Smith adds some heft to his vocal pop, while Shamir embraces an early career reinvention
Our music critic offers his choices for five key T&S releases.
St. Vincent's new album seeks self-definition, while Tegan and Sara commemorate the tenth birthday of a defining album
Shania Twain's return to recording after 15 years has given us Now, an album that didn't need to be made
From dancepop to post-punk to spacey R&B, this Fall's release schedule promises to impress
LCD Soundsystem makes a welcome return, while Gogol Bordello seeks to replicate its live-show exuberance to record
Kesha and Alison Moyet both shine on very different new albums that play to each of their strengths