The undeniably white and nerdy Weird Al Yankovic has received the blessing of umpteen pop musicians for his humorous pursuits over the past three decades. "Smells Like Nirvana" victim Kurt Cobain even called him "America's modern pop-rock genious [sic]" in his journals. As a result, we have a lifeti ... More >>
For a genre that's been declared dead a dozen times over, hip hop had a pretty good (if splintered) decade.
Highlights from the past week including Lykke Li & Tapes 'n Tapes and next week's new releases
The songs we can't escape