Reviews

FKA twigs MAGDALENE

On her second LP, Tahliah Barnett leafs us blown away as she branches out to deliver something truly tree-mendous.

Joe Rivers promises there are no more tree puns in the actual review...

Foals Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost - Part 2

Foals don't even try to offer anything new on their second album of 2019.

Matthew Smith reviews...

Itasca Spring

With her fourth album, the Los Angeles singer-songwriter shares her enlightening creative retreat, translating new ideas and thoughts through spacious acoustic ruminations.

Juan Edgardo Rodríguez reviews...

Swans Leaving Meaning

Swans’ most recent installment in their fresh line of boundary-shoving, brain-frying, feature-film-length albums marks yet another shift in the band’s makeup.

Jackson Glassey reviews...

Features

Quick Takes (October 2019)

In our ongoing Quick Takes feature, Juan Edgardo Rodríguez and staff writers Kirk Sever and Mark Moody revisit a handful of albums that caught his attention during the month of October. This month's selections include Kanye West, Mikal Cronin, Caroline Polachek, and more.

Step into Kanye's mind...if you dare.

Quick Takes (September 2019)

In our ongoing Quick Takes feature, Juan Edgardo Rodríguez, alongside staff writers Jeremy Monroe and Ethan Gordon, revisits a handful of albums that caught his attention during the month of September. This month's selections include Danny Brown, M83, Bat for Lashes, and more.

Danny Brown leads this month's picks...

Features

A Primer to the films in Competition at the 72nd Festival de Cannes

Nineteen films will compete for the 2019 Palme d'Or, decided this year by Alejandro Iñárritu and his jury. Enjoy Kirk Sever's preview to the 72nd Cannes Film Festival, and watch recommendations of other films by the directors in competition.

Read our definitive guide...

Reviews

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (Quentin Tarantino)

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a bloated, self-indulgent tour of Quentin Tarantino's fetishes.

Kirk Sever reviews...