Comateens: 1980-1985
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Comateens: 1980-1985

Samuel Jonathan Johnson: My Music
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Samuel Jonathan Johnson: My Music

Rediscover: Meli’sa Morgan: Do Me Baby
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Rediscover: Meli’sa Morgan: Do Me Baby

Meli’sa Morgan’s debut album, Do Me Baby, is all about the backup singers. Yet in…

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The Big Book of Reel Murders: Edited by Otto Penzler
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The Big Book of Reel Murders: Edited by Otto Penzler

Its title is no joke: at almost 1200 double-columned pages in length, this collection of…

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Doon Kanda: Labyrinth
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Doon Kanda: Labyrinth

Mary J. Blige: HERstory, Vol. 1
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Mary J. Blige: HERstory, Vol. 1

Jacquees: King of R&B
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Jacquees: King of R&B

An unexpected gem whose luster grows with time, even if it’s not quite a crown…

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Dialectic of Pop: by Agnès Gayraud
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Dialectic of Pop: by Agnès Gayraud

If we started with something like blues or folk or spirituals and ended up at…

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Ryuichi Sakamoto: Thousand Knives of Ryuichi Sakamoto
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Ryuichi Sakamoto: Thousand Knives of Ryuichi Sakamoto

Interview: Devon Welsh
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Interview: Devon Welsh