“What are you listening to right now?” If you work around music, you get this question a lot. The following list is my way of answering. Every year about this time, I like to take a quick look back at the best songs released so far. Music comes at us so fast and furious that it can be hard to keep up, but these are the songs we keep returning to.
On Calvin Harris‘ debut album, 2007?s I Created Disco, the Scottish producer/DJ was still far off from landing high profile collaborations with people like Rihanna, Ellie Goulding and Florence Welch. Instead, he had to rely on his o... Read Post
Slate: …In August, National Public Radio’s flagship music program All Songs Considered published “The Best Music of 2009 (So Far),” a rundown of the top 30 songs and albums of the year-to-date as voted by the show’s listeners. The r... Read Post
There are three instances when I listen to music — working out, while I cook (some light Bebel Gilberto tunes), and when I go out to dance. Yes, I know we have a lot of serious music listeners here at EW, but I, for one, am proud to... Read Post