Tara Jacoby

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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
6.20.19
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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
6.13.19
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The Guide to Getting Into Elton John, Pop's Most Colorful Storyteller

A new biopic called 'Rocketman,' out this week, tells the story of the songwriter himself. Here's the music you need to know going in.
Bonnie Stiernberg
5.31.19
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The Guide to Getting into The Cramps, Garage Rock's True Freaks

Poison Ivy, Lux Interior, and their cast of collaborators left behind a legacy of heavy, horny, and horrifying songs. Here's where to start.
Leah Mandel
5.2.19
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The Guide to Getting Into Cher, Pop Shapeshifter

Cher has reinvented herself about a dozen times in the 55 years since "I Got U Babe." Here's where to start with her treasure trove of hits.
Nick Levine
4.24.19
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The Guide to Getting Into Björk

The Icelandic songwriter now has nine major studio albums, two soundtracks, and eight live albums, not to mention a grip of remixes. Couple that with her over-the-top persona and presentation and it can be hard to know where to start.
Colin Joyce
11.30.17
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The Guide to Getting into Miles Davis

In his own words, Miles changed music "five or six times." That might even be undercutting it. So where do you begin?
Jeff Andrews
8.1.17
Interviews

Husalah, Bay Area Legend, Returns to Rap with Limitless Wisdom

In his first interview in years, Husalah discusses his return to music and the legacy of The Jacka.
David Drake
7.11.17
Interviews

Let Kool Keith's Dr. Octagon Cure What Ails You

We talked to the rapper about moosebumps, rectal bees, and all the strange conditions he rapped about as Dr. Octagon on 'Dr. Octagonecologyst.'
Phillip Mlynar
7.5.17
Interviews

Me and You and Toro Y Moi and Everyone We Know

With his fifth studio album, 'Boo Boo,' Chaz Bundick gets more comfortable with himself.
Larry Fitzmaurice
6.26.17