Stories about Hip-hop
The Maōri producer-DJ fuses multiple styles into a great backyard party record (solo with the Solo cups, please).
Revisiting a classic album that proved to be a turning point in rock's political expressionism.
The LA bass wiz blends smooth pop sounds with deep knowledge and wry humor. Catch him at Fox Theatre, Fri/6.
UK artist's five-track EP breaks into singular territory, with spaceship synths and a jazz-inflected approach.
This melodic vocal stroll, delivered with unhurried lethal precision, is a great introduction to the Philly artist.
The scene fixture's latest builds minaiture worlds from cascading synths, vinyl crackles, and flush atmospherics.
As America deliberates new approaches to criminal justice, inmates at San Quentin and Solano State get their stories out.
Spaced-out funk, Afrobeat, progressive soul, rave revivalism, heavy-rooted blues, breakbeats, and a lot of brass on this year's list
'70s funk and fusion meet contemporary hip-hop and electronics in the DJ's work, representative of a massive scene.
The dance music style he pioneered is back in vogue: Here's a walk down memory lane of the SF scene in the 1990s.