'Astral Chain' Is Missing Everything That Made 'Nier: Automata' Transcendent
On paper, Platinum's latest should impress. In practice, it's a flavorless disappointment.
'Telling Lies' Makes the Pursuit of Truth a Powerful Illusion
The developer of 'Her Story' is back with another mystery that'll have you getting out the corkboard and string.
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At The 1975 Live Show, the Internet Isn't Good or Bad – It's Just Here
Sure, being online might lead to our demise. But for now – and especially on stage at The O2 – it might be the most beautiful thing.
James Blake Just Made a Gorgeous Album About Being Happy in Love
His overwhelmingly optimistic fourth album ‘Assume Form’ finds the UK singer-producer coming to terms with life after stability.
How to Stop the Future Being Cancelled
A posthumous collection of Mark Fisher's unpublished writing shows that the author of 'Capitalist Realism' is more important than ever.
George R.R. Martin's 'Nightflyers' Is an Imaginative, Brutal Gorefest
'Game of Thrones' fans will feel right at home in Syfy's bloody psychological horror show.
At The Movies
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Was Alright, but It Could Have Been... Verrry Niiiiice!
The Queen biopic was better off without Sacha Baron Cohen's gritty vision of frontman Freddie Mercury's life story...... NOT.
'A Star Is Born' Is Bad, Actually
The movie is two hours of anxiety punctuated by the brief ecstasy of Lady Gaga's singing.
Sheck Wes Has His Foot on the World's Neck
Put Some Respect on Noname
The Chicago rapper has always been an exhaustive storyteller—brimming with narrative-driven stanzas that life in Chicago has written for her—but now the story feels like it’s completely hers.
Mac Miller Is at His Lyrical Best on 'Swimming'
The Pittsburgh rapper's new record is about recovery, but he's sharp enough to resist the simple narratives.
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Beyoncé and JAY-Z's OTR II Tour Is Voyeurism at Its Best
JAY-Z and Beyoncé are either working through some personal shit, or making it look like they are. It all may be totally contrived, but it's working.