Hopes for the coming year in metal.
Idles, Mulatu Astatke, David Lynch's movie, er, TV masterpiece and more.
Yo La Tengo in Central Park, Dear Nora on the bus, and Pile everywhere.
Diamanda Galas, Public Enemy and more.
The Boss, The Krule, The Teig and more.
Young Thug, Tombs, Aronofsky and more.
Abra, Club Silencio and more highlights.
A late-2016 metalcore anthem, a sci-fi epic and more.
Sufjan Stevens, a long-lost '80s curio, <i>Nathan for You</i> and more.
Crying, Gorillaz and <i>The Good Place</i>.
Big Thief, ESG and Nick Kroll.
The 20 albums that made heavy music great in 2017.
Our favorite spins from the past 31 days.
We discuss the artists who define punk in unconventional ways.
Bruce Springsteen, Downtown Boys, Fleetwood Mac, Prince, Migos and more.
We couldn't recognize it for what it was, but we experienced Peak '90s in 1998.
The behind-the-scenes stuff that went into that list you liked. Or didn't.
Hear our 10 favorite albums of the month.
Look what you made Liam do.
We add a few more entries to Variety's survey.