Our most-anticipated albums of 2018 (that we know of)

With confirmed releases from the likes of Tune-Yards, Lucy Dacus, and Superchunk—plus expected new albums from My Bloody Valentine, Kanye West, Vampire Weekend, and more—2018 is already shaping up to be another strong year for music. Here are the albums we most look forward to hearing this year (or, at least, that we…

From St. Vincent’s latest to Drake’s playlist: Our most anticipated albums of 2017

While it’d be nice if music releases fit nicely into a year-by-year narrative, the end of 2016 proved that wasn’t the case. Even after we published our feature highlighting some of the best music of 2016, there was still more to be released for the year. In those last couple weeks before 2017 was rung in, we saw new…

Put on your topsiders, there might be a new Vampire Weekend album in the works

In times of unrest, some people take comfort in the notion that, if nothing else, some great art will arise from the potential devastation. That’s probably not what we’re going to get from a fourth Vampire Weekend album, but at least there’s probably going to be some alliteration. The newly-minted trio—Rostam…

44 real-life pop-culture siblings you (probably) didn’t know were related

According to a recent interview with Vanity Fair, Liev Schreiber apparently refers to his prominent, singular cheeks as his “Slavic fat pads.” Perhaps the lack of that Eastern European chub is why Pablo, who burst onto the scene as Nick Sobotka on the second season The Wire and officially made his mark as Pornstache…