Music Box
May 19 2010 3:20 PMI'll Be BachA computer program is writing great, original works of classical music. Will human composers soon be obsolete?
April 13 2010 11:43 AMDo You Believe in Miracles?The wild, weird world of Insane Clown Posse.
March 18 2010 10:55 PMPavement's Greatest HitsThe unthinkable has happened.
March 1 2010 6:53 AMJoanna Newsom Would Like Your Undivided AttentionStop what you're doing and listen, closely, to Have One on Me.
Jan. 12 2010 7:29 PMSimon's Leaving Idol!Not really.
Dec. 15 2009 1:40 PMThe Best Jazz Albums of 2009It's tough to top Ella Fitzgerald. Plus: A bonus list—the best albums of the decade.
Nov. 9 2009 1:28 PMNature's RejectsThe music of the castrati.
Oct. 21 2009 9:30 AMCreed Is GoodScott Stapp's nu-grunge foursome was seriously underrated.
Sept. 29 2009 9:38 AMCan Miley Cyrus Save Health Care Reform?The pop starlet's new single is great, goofy—and bipartisan!—fun.
Sept. 9 2009 7:00 AMThe Last SelloutsPearl Jam's brilliant new single, brought to you by Target.
Aug. 31 2009 4:22 PMSilence Is GoldenHow a pause can be the most devastating effect in music.
Aug. 6 2009 9:55 AMDoes This Purple Mink Make Me Look Gay?The rise of no homo and the changing face of hip-hop homophobia.
June 16 2009 6:49 AMHow Smart Is Lady Gaga?Pop's most pretentious starlet.
May 29 2009 7:02 AMGrunge's Long ShadowIn praise of "in-between" periods in pop history.
May 19 2009 3:09 PMNeurománticoMeet the cyberpunk of reggaetón.
April 20 2010 10:08 AMThe Wolf at Our HeelsThe centuries-old struggle to play in tune.
March 30 2010 7:00 AMJustin BieberThe canny charms of Canada's pop prince.
March 2 2010 7:06 AMIn Search of Lost Sounds Why you've never really heard the "Moonlight" Sonata.
Feb. 22 2010 8:08 AMWho's That Girl?Is rapper Nicki Minaj really a gun-toting, bisexual, British madam—or just a theater enthusiast from Queens?
Jan. 5 2010 6:38 PMAnimal CollectiveHow the art-pop-noise-rock-freak-folk-jam-band became the biggest indie act of the year.
Dec. 1 2009 7:04 AMVanishing ActIn search of Eva Tanguay, the first rock star.
Oct. 29 2009 10:47 AMIs It OK To Like Chris Brown's New Single?What to do when a bad person makes a good song.
Oct. 6 2009 8:29 AMFall in Love With ParamoreIt's like Green Day fronted by a 20-year-old Christian girl from Tennessee.
Sept. 22 2009 7:25 AMTramps Like UsThe birth of Born To Run.
Sept. 8 2009 4:12 PMBeatles for SaleThe missing songs that would have made the new box set a classic.
Aug. 17 2009 6:46 AMKind of BlueWhy the best-selling jazz album of all time is so great.
June 23 2009 6:43 AMAcquitting Himself NicelyOn his new mix tape, R. Kelly returns to his hilarious, virtuosic, pretrial form.
June 1 2009 12:27 PMThis American ComposerWhy you should listen to Charles Ives.
May 26 2009 6:57 AM"I Am Looking for Wife 1,000"Prince Zimboo, hip-hop's African Borat.
May 13 2009 7:02 AMOver the HumpThe Black Eyed Peas' inescapable, incoherent, irresistible new song.

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