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    Black church music has been around for centuries, but gospel only became codified as a genre about a century ago, as this jubilant film reveal…

      Jazz giants (Dizzy Gillespie, Art Blakey, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Coleman Hawkins) gathered for a group portrait in 1958. Jean Bach’s…

        Shot in 1972, when Aretha Franklin was at the height of her powers, the film was not released for decades because of litigation and production…

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          Even if you’re not nuts about the music of Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young and others (I’m not), the film is worth watching for it…

            Jonathan Demme’s work seems simple: a concert film so narrowly focused that we rarely even see the audience. But Demme and Talking Heads struc…

              Their names were unknown outside the music biz, but the backup singers here — mostly Black, mostly female — demonstrate plenty of star quality…

                Every playlist should include some TLC, right? So, we will, with this R&B smash hit from “CrazySexyCool.”.

                  Vocalist Blake Hazard sounds conflicted in this softly romantic offering from Los Angeles indie-rock act the Submarines’ second full-length al…

                    This was the song that really got the ball rolling for Billie Eilish — after she and brother Finneas O’Connell uploaded the song to the intern…

                      Let Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys get the ball rolling on a tender note, as you soak up one of the most gorgeous pop ballads ever recorded.

                        The song is written about the Rockaway Beach in Queens, not the one in San Mateo County. But Bay Area fans won’t hold that against the mighty …

                          Debbie Harry and her fellow New Wave titans in Blondie hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for their third time with this reggae-pop number, wh…

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