Guides + Lists

Tomaga’s Top 5 Minimalist Records

Bliss out to Bitchin Bajas, Steve Reich, Ellen Fullman, Giusto Pio, and Jim O'Rourke & Giovanni Di Domenico

Gregg Kowalsky’s Top 5 Albums That Convey Color Through Sound

Discussed: Mazzy Star, La Monte Young, Miles Davis, Kevin Drumm, and Fennesz

Synkro’s Top 5 Library Music Records

Including selections from Bruton, the BBC and Music De Wolfe

GFOTY On… Five of Her Favorite Sellouts

Everyone from Richard Branson to... the Hamburglar?

Carla dal Forno’s Broadcast Guide

Explore such essential records as 'Tender Buttons', 'The Noise Made By People' and 'Berberian Sound Studio'

Beastie Respond On… Six Books That Influenced His Information City Album

"I might have posted the picture because I'd like people to think that I've spent my leisure time reading these books"

Delia Gonzalez’s Top 5 Western Films

"Clint Eastwood conveys so much intensity without saying a word; I wanted to create a soundtrack for this."

Gunnar Haslam’s Favorite Reggae Reissues, From Digi Dancehall to Dub

Brainwaltzera’s Top 5 SoundCloud Finds

Is he AFX in disguise? Who cares!

5 Albums You Oughta Hear After Popping the Pill on L.A. Takedown’s New Album

"It's breathtakingly beautiful, moving, rewarding music if you let yourself totally give into it"

Kyle Bobby Dunn’s Top 5 Beers to Try During the Stanley Cup Playoffs

Hauschka’s Top 5 ’90s Hip-Hop Tracks

10 Killer Soundtracks That Have Nothing to Do With John Carpenter

Wait, Philip Glass did the 'Candyman' soundtrack?

#not the best ambient albums of all time

Take that Pitchfork!

Cheena’s Favorite New York City Albums

"Exactly what it's like to live in NYC 30 years later. Unless you're rich."