Metacritic Features and Reports: Music

  1. 2011 Music Critic Top Ten Lists [Updated Jan. 7]

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    Published: November 29, 2011
    Between now and January, we'll be collecting top 10 lists published by major music critics, publications, and websites, and tallying their cumulative picks to determine the best albums of 2011. Check back here daily to get an updated scorecard.
  2. Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News Image
    Published: November 28, 2011
    Catch up on the week's artist news and tour updates, find out which albums are coming out this week, and stream music and videos by Kate Bush, The Roots, Cee Lo Green, The Weeknd, Bon Iver, and more.
  3. Six Picks for the Week of November 28-December 4

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    Published: November 27, 2011
    The week ahead brings an NC-17 film with a shot at a few Oscar nominations, the sequel to one of the iPhone's most popular combat games, and the unveiling of this year's Grammy nominees. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  4. Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News Image
    Published: November 21, 2011
    Catch up on the week's artist news and tour updates, find out which albums are coming out this week, and stream music and videos by Radiohead, DJ Shadow, Florence + The Machine, Fleet Foxes, and more.
  5. Six Picks for the Week of November 21-27

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    Published: November 20, 2011
    The week ahead brings some of the year's most anticipated movies, including a surprise best picture candidate and the return of The Muppets. There's also a new Rihanna album and a rare glimpse at the early days of the greatest band to emerge from the New York scene in the 1970s.
  6. Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News Image
    Published: November 14, 2011
    Catch up on the week's artist news and tour updates, find out which albums are coming out this week, and stream music and videos by Kate Bush, Tom Waits, The Roots, and more.
  7. Six Picks for the Week of November 14-20

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    Published: November 13, 2011
    The week ahead brings Alexander Payne's belated follow-up to "Sideways," a highly-anticipated sophomore album by Canadian rapper Drake, and what might be the Wii's final great game. Get all of this week's picks inside.
  8. Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News Image
    Published: November 7, 2011
    Catch up on the week's artist news and tour updates, find out which albums are coming out this week, and stream music and videos by Childish Gambino, The Kills, R.E.M., Oneohtrix Point Never, and more.
  9. October's Best New Music

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    Published: November 1, 2011
    Last month's best new albums include the latest from Tom Waits, Russian Circles, The Field, and more. Get the full list inside, where you can find out more about each LP, listen to a track from each one, and get links to stream the full albums at Spotify.
  10. Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News

    Music Monday: New Releases, Tours, and Music News Image
    Published: October 31, 2011
    Catch up on the week's artist news and tour updates, find out which albums are coming out this week, and stream music and videos by The Black Keys, R.E.M., David Lynch, and more.
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