A single beat starts from silence, a tenor voice comes in with a sort of sweet sadness.
Alt-J exceeds expectations on its newest album with complex, layered instrumentals.
Karen O breaks from her rocker roots to deliver a more sentimental musical venture.
Singer-songwriter Spencer Krug fails to make “City Wrecker” an engaging listening experience.
Interpol’s latest offering sticks to the group’s known sound, but manages to stay fresh as well.
Wiz Khalifa’s stoner image ultimately hurts his attempts at emotion.
Lead vocalist Adam Levine fuels Maroon 5’s fifth studio release, “V.”
The New Pornographers pay homage to older eras of music, while still moving forward stylistically.
Cymbals Eat Guitars show off their musical versatility in their newest release, “Lose.”
Disco icon Kylie Minogue’s newest release, “Kiss Me Once,” lacks freshness.
Australian music duo “Big Scary” hits pop gold with their newest release.
Emotional debut from “Glee” star is a bravely addresses love and mourning.