Christian Scott and the Refined Players

Musicians have relied on sponsorships since medieval kings hired court jesters, so it didn’t seem strange when Christian Scott too

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A free, downloadable mixtape of Christmas music spanning the musical spectrum from wartime domestic pop to R&B to K-Pop to house.

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Our favorite things this week include the ways, alternatives, and consequences of self-medicating, and David Bowie's Berlin years.

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Last week, two teams of newcomers shook up up the Raw and Smackdown Live women’s divisions.

Tiffany Jade

The local R&B singer opened for Azealea Banks last month, and has a new single out with more coming next month.

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Scott McCaughey’s songs for The Minus 5 rarely line up exactly.

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Fatimah Warner snuck onto the scene in 2013 as Noname Gypsy, outclassing Chance the Rapper on his own track, “Lost,” from Acid Rap, the mixt

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[Update] Those who know Tav Falco know for either Panther Burns’ blind-man-with

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When Boris played One Eyed Jacks recently, there were moments when the Japa

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It was a depressing moment when Triple H announced himself to be the final member of Raw’s Survivor Series team.

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Our favorite things this week include bilingual house, pop-R&B, and new episodes of "Steven Universe" that bring Steven down to Earth.

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I’ve been more interested in Bob Dylan live than on record since I saw him remake “Maggie’s Farm” as punk zydeco at the Saenger one time

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Last week, The New Day re-invaded Raw during the Dean Ambrose/Seth Rollins tag team title defense against Cesaro and Sheamus.

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In interviews following the release of Dedicated to Bobby Jameson, Ariel Pink

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Jay-Z has always been the best at brushing off hate.

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Our favorite things this week include "Lotta Sea Lice," a pro wrestling doc, nonbinary poetry, new jack pop, and the musical onset of dementia in six parts.

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Thursday night, Old Crow Medicine Show covers Bob Dylan's "Blonde on Blonde" at the Orpheum.

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Last week on Smackdown Live, Jinder Mahal and the Singh Brothers beat down A.J. Styles.

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It’s not news anymore that Stephen Ellison (Flying Lotus) can be whiny.

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“Sometimes friends are jerks,” sang James Murphy Saturday night at the Orpheum, eliciting an audible gasp from the audience.

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In the month between the time that photographer Katie Sikora and musician Alex

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The Christmas music business doesn’t wait for Halloween, much less Thanksgiving.