iOS app Android app

]Best New Music

Ryan Kristobak

Run The Jewels Have Started A Movement

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 11.12.2014 | Entertainment

Even before Run the Jewels released the first single off their sophomore album, "Blockbuster Night Part 1," fans knew they were due for another dose o...

Ryan Kristobak

Totemo Just Broke All Of Pop's Rules

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 11.04.2014 | Entertainment

Totemo doesn't just break the rules of pop on her debut EP, "Heavy As My Dreams." She finds the line, crosses it, and then draws another one wherever ...

Ryan Kristobak

SonReal Is Setting The Tone In A Post-Macklemore Hip-Hop Scene

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.30.2014 | Entertainment

It isn’t very often that weird humor and hip-hop mix. The Beasties Boys and The Fat Boys were two of the first to embrace comedy hip-hop in the 1980...

Ryan Kristobak

Polyenso Just Created Your New Favorite Genre Of Music

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.24.2014 | Entertainment

It's late on a Wednesday in September, and the boys of Polyenso -- Alex Schultz, Brennan Taulbee and Denny Agosto -- are headed to The Bends, one of t...

Ryan Kristobak

Exclusive: Stream There For Tomorrow's 'Nightscape' EP

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment

There's always a concern when a band or artist reemerges from a period of silence. Not only is there the previous discography to live up to, but also ...

This Is The Perfect Song For The Changing Of Seasons

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.06.2014 | Entertainment

After Copeland's reunion announcement, we finally have the first song from "Ixora," the band's fifth LP, and "Disjointed" proves the band hasn't lost...

Ryan Kristobak

Allies Makes Rock Music Sexy Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.01.2014 | Entertainment

While radio stations and stages today are dominated by pop, hip-hop and EDM, bands like Heavy English, Closure in Moscow and Dorothy prove rock music ...

My Picks for the Best of Jazz 2013

Ralph A. Miriello | Posted 02.10.2014 | Arts
Ralph A. Miriello

This year was a particularly fertile year for new, contemporary music by young composers. If the music has to be categorized at all it probably falls into that all-encompassing genre we call " jazz."

30 Great New-ish Bands

Next Avenue | Posted 02.27.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Suzanne Gerber You don’t have to throw out Little Feat to make room for Fleet Foxes Google “ways to discover ...

Best 12 Albums for 2012

Dusty Wright | Posted 02.27.2013 | Arts
Dusty Wright

Wasn't easy to whittle this list down to 10, let alone 11, so I picked 12 for 12-12-12. A few of these selections were last minute additions that knocked two other picks out of top spots.

Mining the Audio Motherlode, Volume 190 -- Great Free Music Online

Doug Schulkind | Posted 02.10.2013 | Entertainment
Doug Schulkind

Though it still makes me smirk two decades later, maybe I should adopt Gateway to a Great Getaway as a slogan for Mining the Audio Motherlode. What a better way to describe the worldly adventures teed up for you here on a weekly basis.

Best Rock Music of August!

Dusty Wright | Posted 10.24.2012 | Entertainment
Dusty Wright

Just can't get enough, once sang Depeche Mode. Not that there's anything wrong with that, but I'm listening to other tunes right now. Check out my August playlist for some desktop and mobile device-worthy tuneage.

10 Seconds From Every Top-100 Song Ever

Nat Roe | Posted 08.04.2012 | Entertainment
Nat Roe

Based on Billboard's year end lists, here are 17 hours of appropriated audio smoosh. I lost an entire winter listening to all of the horrible songs most people only listen to in a pharmacy or when on hold to pay a Verizon bill.

Dog Ears Music: For Love Is Agony Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 04.11.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we review albums by Ryan Adams & The Cardinals, Sia, Of Montreal, Bobby Womack, Wild Nothing, Jimmy Durante and other artists.