A look back at one of 2017’s most buoyant and hopeful gems.
Plus Kali Uchis, Weyes Blood, Brittany Howard, Thundercat and more
Plus Saba, Thundercat, Tierra Whack and more
Plus Waxahatchee, Nubya Garcia, Jeff Tweedy solo and more.
Eleven new albums you need in your headphones.
The bass virtuoso offers a strong but concise balance of grief with silliness on some of his most enjoyable songs to date.
The bass maestro balances his instrumental prowess with a penchant for self-deprecating humor.
The funky new single features Slave’s Steve Arrington and The Internet’s Steve Lacy.
Hear new track “Black Quails.”
Plus Shabaka and the Ancestors, Sudan Archives, Terry Riley, Kim Gordon and more.
The bass maestro is given a chopped-not-slopped treatment.
Hear the new “chopped and slopped” version of the album.
Our 30 favorite records released in 2017 to date.
Plus Thundercat, Macy Gray, Serpentwithfeet and more.
The jazz bassist and fun-loving weirdo offers up his most dizzyingly paced record yet.
Bass virtuoso and songwriter’s new album out now.
Hear new track “Show You the Way,” featuring Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins.