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  1. vulture recommends
    Wild Pink Found Beauty Where It Didn’t Exist to Make 2021’s Best Rock AlbumWild Pink’s A Billion Little Lights is a sonic tapestry as rich as the scenes front man John Ross creates in his lyrics.
  2. my single is dropping
    Liz Phair Decides a Decade Is Long Enough, Announces New AlbumNew single “Spanish Doors” is out now, ahead of Soberish on June 4.
  3. not a kesha song
    Just How Bad Are the Lyrics to Mick Jagger and Dave Grohl’s ‘Eazy Sleazy’?Are they eazy to listen to, or do they just make us feel sleazy?
  4. respect the classics
    How ‘Your Wildest Dreams’ Finally Gave the Moody Blues the ‘Ecstasy of Success’“It did set me on a particular kind of personal journey, which I would advise anybody else against doing.”
  5. chat room
    Just Rambling About Love With Ringo StarrThe Beatles legend on his friendships, “sliding doors” moments, and how his life’s been one big beautiful mystery.
  6. grammys 2021
    Wolf Van Halen Calls Out the Grammys’ Tribute to EddieAnd he wants to talk about the Rock categories with the Recording Academy.
  7. my single is dropping
    Machine Gun Kelly Screams With Corpse Husband on ‘DAYWALKER!’Just so loud.
  8. grammys 2021
    Who Should (and Will) Win at the 2021 Grammy Awards?The showdown of the night will be between Taylor Swift and Dua Lipa.
  9. trailer mix
    HBO Rolls Out a Trailer for Tina DocumentaryThe special premieres on March 27.
  10. the inside track
    On ‘Pay Your Way in Pain,’ St. Vincent Is Fully a Rock StarAnnie Clark refracts ’70s funk through her own idiosyncratic view on the first Daddy’s Home offering.
  11. new music
    St. Vincent Is Back With New Album Daddy’s HomeLead single “Pay Your Way in Pain” is the first taste of her ’70s-inspired stylings.
  12. back to school
    The Julien Baker Reading Guide to Her New Album Little OblivionsHow East of Eden, R.O. Kwon’s The Incendiaries, and critical theory connect to the singer-songwriter’s stunning third album.
  13. covers
    Post Malone Covered Hootie for Pokémon 25 Concert and There’s Nothing You Can DoGotta catch it all!
  14. podcasts
    Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen Join Many Men Before Them, Launch a PodcastRenegades: Born in the U.S.A. is the second offering from the Obamas’ Higher Ground podcast studio.
  15. superlatives
    Peter Frampton on the Thunderous Legacy of Frampton Comes Alive!, 45 Years Later“Oh gosh, is there any part of the album that didn’t get attention?”
  16. vulture lists
    Every Miley Cyrus Cover, RankedWhere do her Super Bowl and Tiny Desk covers rank?
  17. the inside track
    The Weather Station’s ‘Robber’ Is UnshakableThe song sets the tone for Ignorance, an album-length statement about climate anxiety.
  18. snl
    Phoebe Bridgers, Rock God, Smashed Her Guitar on SNL Last NightSparks flew.
  19. my single is dropping
    Julien Baker Gets the Band Back Together on ‘Favor’The band being, of course, boygenius.
  20. new music
    Hayley Williams Let a Fan Leak Her New SongAfter delivering “My Limb” to her on CD.
  21. the videodome
    Rivers Cuomo’s Quarantine Hair Is … Something … in This New Weezer Video“All My Favorite Songs” is slow and sad.
  22. vulture investigates
    By Some Sorcery, Metallica Made Whiskey Taste Like How Their New Album SoundsWe tried it for … science.
  23. respect the classics
    Lindsey Buckingham, Jimmy Iovine Sell Catalogues to Song FundAnd Neil Young just sold a 50 percent stake in his catalogue to the same fund.
  24. grammys 2021
    Fiona Apple Calls Dr. Luke’s Grammy Nomination ‘Bullshit’She also talked about being nominated for Best Rock Performance alongside all women.
  25. my single is dropping
    Ringo Starr’s New Quarantine Music Is a Gathering of Over 10 You Can Support“Here’s to the Nights” features Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Dave Grohl, and a cute video diary.
  26. respect the classics
    Ann Wilson Still Believes Her ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Cover Is ‘Close to Orgasmic’In lieu of the 2020 Kennedy Center Honors, let us gather to honor Heart’s instant-classic Led Zeppelin cover from the 2012 ceremony.
  27. superlatives
    The Best, Loudest, and Filthiest of AC/DC, According to Angus Young“What we did was rock and roll and we weren’t going to change anything.”
  28. albums
    Chris Cornell’s Posthumous Final Album, No One Sings Like You Anymore, ReleasedFeaturing covers of John Lennon, Prince, and more, recorded in 2016.
  29. tiny desk
    Hayley Williams Performs With Solo Band for the First Time for NPR Tiny DeskIncluding Julien Baker on guitar!
  30. chat room
    Rina Sawayama Already Loves Her New Music More Than Her Groundbreaking DebutThe singer-songwriter on her new deluxe, performing on the Tonight Show, her Grammys snub, and the music she’s already working on.
  31. covers
    Miley Cyrus Keeps Rocking With ‘Doll Parts’ Cover on the Howard Stern ShowA fitting thematic companion to Plastic Hearts.
  32. vulture guides
    Keep the Throwbacks Coming After Miley Cyrus’s Plastic Hearts With These AlbumsFrom Janis Joplin to Blondie to Ashlee Simpson.
  33. music videos
    Phoebe Bridgers and Phoebe Waller-Bridge Finally Unite Their PowersSob to the music video for “Savior Complex,” directed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge and starring Paul Mescal.
  34. grammys 2021
    Every Grammy Nominee for Best Rock Performance Is a WomanFiona Apple, Phoebe Bridgers, and more.
  35. sobriety
    Miley Cyrus Says She ‘Fell Off’ Sobriety During PandemicAnd told Billy Idol something risqué when she was drinking.
  36. superlatives
    The Best, Worst, and Wildest of 3OH!3, According to the DuoOn partying with Katy Perry on Warped Tour, writing for Ariana Grande, criticism, and their comeback.
  37. my single is dropping
    Bleachers Releases the Most Jersey Song of the YearFeaturing Bruce Springsteen!
  38. respect the classics
    Keith Richards: ‘I’ll Croak When I Croak’The Rolling Stone is 76 years old and still happy to be anywhere.
  39. benefits
    System of a Down Releases First New Music in 15 Years to Fundraise for ArmeniaThe songs protest “a dire and serious war being perpetrated upon our cultural homelands of Artsakh and Armenia.”
  40. playing god
    Hayley Williams Criticizes Ex-Paramore Bandmate Josh Farro’s Anti-Gay Comments“There’s a reason there are only 3 people left in @paramore. Surprise, haters, it ain’t cause of me.”
  41. respect the classics
    Eddie Van Halen Once Asked Ozzy Osbourne to Join the Band“I think he was a bit drunk. We’ve all done one of them calls at four o’clock in the morning.”
  42. the inside track
    Adrianne Lenker’s instrumentals Are Stunning Sounds of IsolationThis time, the singer-songwriter’s challenge to listen comes as a gift.
  43. book excerpt
    How New York Gave Birth to New WaveAn excerpt from The Encyclopedia of New York.
  44. right click
    Halsey Plays That blink-182 Song With Travis Barker in Machine Gun Kelly VideoMaking good on that claim from her Chainsmokers collab.
  45. benefits
    Bright Eyes and Phoebe Bridgers Team Up Again, This Time for Abortion Rights“Get cured with a coat hanger / Girl, you’re in America now.”
  46. last night on late night
    Robert Pattinson Plays an Emotional Vampire in Haim’s ‘3 A.M.’ PerformanceThis trio of vampire brides got a late call from a certain bloodsucker.
  47. new music
    Miley Cyrus Announces New Album Plastic Hearts, Featuring *Gasp* Original SongsShe lost her progress on the album when her house burned down two years ago.
  48. respect the classics
    Even Paul McCartney Has Made a Quarantine AlbumMcCartney III is out December 11.
  49. my single is dropping
    Julien Baker Remains Devastating on New Song ‘Faith Healer’Off her new album, coming next year.
  50. q&a
    beabadoobee Is a Rock Star“[This album] is what 15-year-old Bea needed to hear.”
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