Chance the Rapper's buddy tells hard tales of life in 'Chiraq'
Singer/songwriter grows killer country hybrids
A country visionary puts a fresh spin on drinkin', cheatin' and small-town life
Aussie EDM artist laces big festival beats with hip-hop cameos and crossover dreams
Petty's re-formed first band goes deeper on its second LP
French prog-metal giants tap grief to make a game-changing album.
Arty Brooklyn songwriter bares her scars, and does it brilliantly.
Neil Young big-ups Mother Nature on an urgent, career-spanning live album.
Arena-folk superstars record an EP in South Africa with mixed results.
Danger Mouse and Radiohead’s producer help out on an adventurous Chili Peppers LP
Throwback pop where nothing comes as easy as you might expect.
Brooklyn band turns the fine art of not letting go into excellent indie-rock.
Band of Horses show once again why they're one of the most amiable guitar bands around.
Nick Jonas turns post-breakup blues into a wounded, seductive LP.
The New York poet is as wryly funny and musically inventive as ever on his 13th solo LP