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FKA Twigs Dazzles Audience at Kings Theater

FKA Twigs Dazzles Audience at Kings Theater

December 4, 2019

Her performance was by far one of the best I have ever seen — the disbelief of what I had just witnessed followed me all the way home. 

FKA Twigs Ascends on “Magdalene”

FKA Twigs Ascends on “Magdalene”

November 13, 2019

In a year of historic comebacks, from Vampire Weekend to Kanye West, FKA Twigs leads the pack with her mystifying second LP, “Magdalene.” FKA Twigs has a tendency to cause a stir whenever she drops...

The Maddeningly Mystical Genius of “The Lighthouse”

The Maddeningly Mystical Genius of “The Lighthouse”

November 6, 2019

Editor’s note: Spoiler warning. When someone told me the best movie of the year was a 35mm black-and-white film detailing the complicated relationship of two men in a lighthouse, I thought they wer...

Rex Orange County’s Lilting Layers Wash Over “Pony”

Rex Orange County’s Lilting Layers Wash Over “Pony”

October 30, 2019

This LP, therefore, raises a very important question: can Rex Orange County carry a full project withstanding the burning eyes of mainstream attention?

Frank Ocean Transforms on Boundary-Breaking “DHL” and “Cayendo (Sango Remix)”

Frank Ocean Transforms on Boundary-Breaking “DHL” and “Cayendo (Sango Remix)”

October 21, 2019

Late Saturday night, Frank Ocean delivered his first solo music since early 2017.

Summer Walker’s “Over It” Stuns

Summer Walker’s “Over It” Stuns

October 16, 2019

The diverse array of songs on the album is one of the key aspects of what makes it unique

Eclectic Rapper Danny Brown Excels on “uknowhatimsayin”

Eclectic Rapper Danny Brown Excels on “uknowhatimsayin”

October 9, 2019

Brown has come through with one of the most well-rounded projects of the year and it is completely refreshing.

Attending Kanye West’s NYC Live Listening Session: Unreleased Album “Jesus Is King” Is Euphoric Yet Contained

Attending Kanye West’s NYC Live Listening Session: Unreleased Album “Jesus Is King” Is Euphoric Yet Contained

October 2, 2019

The album taught me that I cannot expect anything from the Kanye West of the past.

DaBaby Graduates From Kindergarten on “KIRK”

DaBaby Graduates From Kindergarten on “KIRK”

October 2, 2019

The album plays directly to DaBaby’s strengths with fast-paced beats and complementary features.

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