Five Years Later: The Best Music of 2011!
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Five Years Later: The Best Music of 2011!

The Roots: … And Then You Shoot Your Cousin
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The Roots: … And Then You Shoot Your Cousin

It may be a backhanded compliment to call The Roots one of the most professional…

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Elvis Costello and the Roots: Wise Up Ghost
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Elvis Costello and the Roots: Wise Up Ghost

Who exactly is the Ghost on this project? Both Elvis Costello and the Roots have…

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Mo’ Meta Blues: by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Ben Greenman
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Mo’ Meta Blues: by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson and Ben Greenman

About halfway through the memoir of Ahmir Thompson, better known as Questlove from the Roots,…

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The Top 20 Albums of 2011
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The Top 20 Albums of 2011

20. Fucked Up – David Comes to Life [Matador] The most ambitious band to vaguely…

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The Roots: Undun
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The Roots: Undun

There was some understandable fretting a couple years ago when the Roots unexpectedly agreed to…

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Top 20 Albums of 2010
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Top 20 Albums of 2010

Top 25 Songs of 2010
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Top 25 Songs of 2010

25. Arcade Fire “Modern Man” [Merge] It’s a lament for the piling up of years;…

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