2013′s best releases, big and small

2013 saw some much-anticipated albums from a number of big artists, as well as some lesser-known work that’s also worth a listen. In no particular order, here they are! Justin Timberlake  /  The 20/20 Experience Absent from music since 2007’s FutureSex/LoveSounds, Justin Timberlake is back this year with a double album, a spectacle of pop magnanimity […]

Miley and Lorde: closer in age than in capability


REVIEW Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s daughter was warmly welcomed into the world this summer while Amanda Bynes spiraled out of control. Chris Brown was awarded 1,000 more community service hours for a car accident, and Raven-Symone came out on Twitter. As these events unfolded, they seemed to be soundtracked by two songs: Lorde’s “Royals” […]