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The Guide to Getting Into Pixies, Who Make Rock Music as Perverse as Possible

Here's where to start with one of the most influential bands ever.
Sasha Geffen
6.21.19
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The Guide to Getting Into Madonna, Holy Mother of Modern Pop

She's a true original with a decades-deep catalog, so ahead of the release of 'Madame X,' here's a streamlined guide to her restlessly creative and game-changing career.
Nick Levine
6.14.19
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The Guide to Getting into Country Rap, from Bubba Sparxxx to Lil Nas X

"Old Town Road" is the no. 1 song in America, but the roots of the genre date back to the early 2000s and tell an intriguing story about the value of country music's traditional gatekeepers.
Corban Goble
4.23.19
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A Guide to Harry Nilsson, Who You've Loved Forever Without Knowing It

The songwriting savant has brought us a lot more than “Gotta Get Up” from 'Russian Doll.' From 60s pop to 70 decadence, here’s a primer.
Zach Schonfeld
2.26.19
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Van Morrison’s Catalog Is 40 Albums Deep, Here’s Where to Dig In

Diving into the music of one of the world's most iconic artists is a daunting task. Here's a handy guide.
Bonnie Stiernberg
12.20.18
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The Guide to Getting into Mariah Carey, the Originator of All This Pop Shit

Mariah Carey brought hip-hop to a pop audience not out of necessity, but because it was a part of her identity.
Kristin Corry
11.17.18
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Queen Proved That Anyone Could Be a Rockstar if They Believed

A guide to getting into one of the most unique bands the world has ever seen.
Bonnie Stiernberg
10.17.18
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The Guide to Getting into John Coltrane's Quasi-Religious Ecstasy

Immerse yourself in the many vibrant sides of the jazz great's masterful sax work.
Jeff Andrews
9.12.18
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The Guide to Getting into Steve Albini, Studio Whiz and Noise-Rock Freak

Between his catalogs by Big Black, Shellac, and Rapeman, to his work behind the boards for everyone from Nirvana to Cloud Nothings, the iconoclast has created one of the most impressive bodies of work in modern music.
David Anthony
9.8.18
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The Oh Sees’ 20 Albums Are Weird and Diverse. Here’s Where to Start

They've had more name changes than most bands have albums. It's hard to find an entry point. Here's a handy guide.
David Anthony
7.28.18
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The Guide to Getting into Napalm Death

The long-running pioneers have repeatedly reinvented their sound over the last three decades, from grind to death metal and back again.
David Anthony
7.19.18
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The Guide to Getting into Dirty Projectors

Led by Dave Longstreth, the band has had a revolving door of collaborators across eight albums. Here are five starting points before you dive into 'Lamp Lit Prose.'
Will Schube
7.14.18
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