Reviews

Various Artists
Sky Girl

Mostly unknown musicians who sang their singles into the void between 1961 and 1991

Cult of Youth
Final Days

Screaming into the abyss as the world burns

Lifetones
For a Reason

Steve Gunn On…
Skip Spence’s Oar

"He's not looking back, which makes the music all the more heavy"

Alice Coltrane
Journey In Satchidananda

Photos From the Atlanta Mess-Around Pit

Starring Hank Wood & The Hammerheads

Five Rad New Records That Don’t Feature Drake

Including a Pampa compilation, F ingers solo debut, Brian Eno and more

Charlemagne Palestine
Strumming Music

Weaseling its way into your brain on the back of a strictly minimal framework that's both frustrating and invigorating

Jon Hopkins
The Art of Chill 2

Does anyone miss chill-out music?

Kanye West Cuts “No More Parties in LA” With Madlib, Kendrick Lamar

'Swish' indeed

Leila Abdul-Rauf
Insomnia

Like discovering a dark and dreamy record from the '80s era of 4AD

Perfume Genius
Put Your Back N 2 It

"Staying healthy can be more depressing and confusing than being fucked up"

Laraaji
All In One Peace

The Necks
Vertigo

Like a spectral film score built on a bed of ambient jazz + an album-length drone

6 Records Worth Streaming This Weekend

Discussed: Stone Temple Pilots, Gap Dream, Nils Frahm, The Notwist, Deepchord + Ty Segall