Bite-sized servings of vintage Bowie glam-rock combine with brooding instrumental soundscapes to make Low a truly special album.
A portal into the world of remembrances that grief gives birth to... and the last word. Trust Bowie to turn dying into performance art.
From the vinyl flip to the neverending streaming, unique expressions await those willing to immerse themselves in the media formats of their time
Under the Midas wing of Brian Eno, Talking Heads juggle African genres with Western experimentation and innovative digital play.
Tension lingers in every song. The record is defined by its desolate atmosphere, underlined by instrumentals featuring elements of ambient and drone music.
Riding the crest of an unprecedented popular rise, veins caked thick with drugs, Oasis produced something profoundly overblown in their third album.
Precious little of what makes Gaga special is on show in Joanne. Outrageous, infuriatingly catchy pop anthems are nowhere to be seen; just pedestrian ones.
Metallica roll back the years with a tight, rollicking ride, wiping the smug looks off our faces in the process.
Real friends, true love, and mushroom clouds.
Albums what we liked in 2016.