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Your essential guide to the new year’s best new music.

Your essential guide to the new year's best new music, from big names like David Byrne and Ryuichi Sakamoto to independent labels Hyperdub and On The Corner.

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32 Albums We’re Excited About in 2018

A list of the 32 most anticipated albums that are confirmed or rumored to come out in 2018 — from Frank Ocean to Kanye West to Jack White, Cardi B, Beyonce, and more.

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39 Movies, TV Shows, Albums, And Podcasts You Might Have Missed In 201

Take a break from reading Best of the Year lists to discover some of the stuff that fell between the cracks.

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The 20 Best Albums Of 2016

From the folk album you've barely heard to your most-played pop record, here's our ranking of the 2016's best albums.

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Solange to Fleetwood Mac: You'd Better Listen to These Albums in October | WIRED

If you don't, we will rewire your stereo so that it plays Inner Circle's "Bad Boys" forever. So whatcha gonna do?

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These are the 20 best-selling vinyl records of 2016 so far

When meeting a new person, one of the most common questions asked to get a conversation going is “What music do you listen to?”

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Album sales fall in every format except vinyl

Album sales fall in every format except vinyl - The Vinyl Factory - the Home of Vinyl

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NPR Music's 30 Favorite Albums Of 2016 (So Far) : NPR

The best albums of the first half of a year stuffed with (far) more than its share of heartbreak, surprise, innovation and beauty.

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26 Extremely Dope Overlooked Albums of 2016 (So Far) | NOISEY

There's more to life than Kanye West, or Drake, or even—hear us out—Beyoncé. This has been a year of great music, and some extremely dope albums have slipped under the radar.

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Elizabeth Cook on Rehab, David Letterman and Piercing New Album | Rolling Stone

Elizabeth Cook talks about going to rehab, her relationship with Todd Snider and her first new album in six years.

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6 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: Car Seat Headrest, Day of the Dead, Ariana Grande, and More | Pitchfork

With so much good music being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to listen to first. Every week, Pitchfork offers a run-down of significant new releases available on streaming services. This week’s batch includes the National's all-star Grateful Dead tribute album, Car Seat Headrest, Ariana Grande, Bob Dylan, Pantha du Prince, and Marissa Nadler.

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Never mind the polls: the old albums we loved revisiting in 2015 | Music | The Guardian

From Simple Minds to Public Enemy, here are the albums our writers turned to when they’d had enough of new releases

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The 20 best albums of 2014!

Every year, The A.V. Club invites our regular music writers and staff to pick their favorite albums of the past 12 months...As you’ll see below, the voting process made for a list that’s both diverse and inspiring.

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100 Artists Reimagine Their Favorite Classic Album Covers

"Thirty Three & 1/3" is the name of George Harrison's seventh studio album, released in 1976. The series "33 1/3" is a famous collection of books dedicated to individual albums, published by Bloomsbury Publishing beginning in ...

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The 10 best albums of 2014 (so far)

Readers have been voting for their top releases of the last six months. Here's the pick of the bunch