Metacritic Features and Reports: Music

  1. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for May 20-26

    This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for May 20-26 Image
    Published: May 19, 2013
    Notable releases and premieres this week include the return of "Arrested Development," new albums from Daft Punk and The National, the final Hangover film, Richard Linklater's follow-up to "Before Sunrise" and "Before Sunset," an HBO movie from Steven Soderbergh, and much more.
  2. Music Monday: This Week's New Albums and Videos

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    Published: May 13, 2013
    Get a full rundown of this week's album releases, stream new music from artists such as Daft Punk, Dillinger Escape Plan, and Vampire Weekend, catch up on the week's music news, and watch the latest music videos (from David Bowie, The National, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and more).
  3. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for May 13-19

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    Published: May 12, 2013
    "Star Trek Into Darkness" finally beams into theaters this week (as does Noah Baumbach's acclaimed, low-budget, black-and-white comedy), while Vampire Weekend tops a strong week for album releases, and gamers get their first look at the sequel to "Metro 2033."
  4. Summer Music Preview: 30 Notable Upcoming Albums

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    Published: May 9, 2013
    The coming months will see new albums from Daft Punk, Vampire Weekend, Boards of Canada, The National, Queens of the Stone Age, and (maybe) Kanye West. Get all the details on these and other major summer releases, and listen to tracks from each one.
  5. Music Monday: This Week's New Albums and Videos

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    Published: May 6, 2013
    Get a full rundown of this week's album releases, stream new music from artists such as Mikal Cronin, Talib Kweli, and Savages, catch up on the week's music news, and watch the latest music videos (from Queens of the Stone Age, Janelle Monae, Pet Shop Boys, Kurt Vile, and more).
  6. This Month's Best New Albums: April 2013

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    Published: May 1, 2013
    An unusually large group of albums received strong reviews last month, including new albums from The Knife, Kurt Vile, Ghostface Killah, James Blake, and several African artists. Get the full list inside, and listen to many of the featured albums.
  7. Music Monday: This Week's New Albums and Videos

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    Published: April 29, 2013
    Get a full rundown of this week's album releases, stream new music from artists such as Deerhunter, She & Him, Savages, !!!, and Iggy Pop, catch up on the week's music news, and watch the latest music videos (from Muse, Shout Out Louds, Crystal Castles, and more).
  8. This Week: Movie, TV, and Music Picks for April 29-May 5

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    Published: April 28, 2013
    The week ahead brings the start of the summer movie season--and with it, the year's first potential summer blockbuster in "Iron Man 3." Plus, comedian Marc Maron moves from podcasting to TV, and Iggy and the Stooges try to make us forget their previous comeback.
  9. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for April 22-28

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    Published: April 21, 2013
    Notable releases and premieres this week include a highly anticipated new album from Phoenix, a Michael Bay-directed action-comedy, a new Star Trek game, and more.
  10. This Week: Movie, TV, Music, and Game Picks for April 15-21

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    Published: April 14, 2013
    Notable releases and premieres this week include the sci-fi film Oblivion, new albums from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Flaming Lips, a fighting game featuring DC Comics characters, a new Netflix horror series, and more.
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