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Review: Sampha – Process

Sampha’s debut effort is a foggy and minimalist take on futuristic soul and it distinctly sketches a guy that’s just trying to unpack his sorrow.

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

Here are picks for the year’s best LPs, including Angel Olsen, Danny Brown, Radiohead, Skepta, Pinegrove, Solange, Cymbals Eat Guitars + more.

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Essentials: Amber Arcades

Dutch pop auteur Annelotte de Graaf discusses five underrated tracks — including works from Broadcast, Lotus Plaza, and Vox Von Braun.

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Essentials: Memoryhouse

Memoryhouse’s Evan Abeele & Denise Nouvion discuss their favourite songwriters — including Weezer, Kanye West, and Bruce Springsteen.

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The Top 50 Albums Of 2015

This year, our list includes records from Leon Bridges, The Wonder Years, Earl Sweatshirt, Jamie xx, Beach House, and a whole lot more.

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The 10 Best EPs Of 2015

With mini-albums being “in”, here are the year’s best EPs — including new efforts from Ty Segall, Ratking, Daniel Caesar, and Natalie Prass.