Posts By Jayson Greene

Alessia Cara: The Pains of Growing

The pop singer hits a soft reset on her second album, which isn’t a revelation, but it has the tinge of a project made with love and devotion.

Meg Baird and Mary Lattimore: Ghost Forests

On their debut collaboration, the acclaimed harpist and the Espers singer pull long songs and meditative moods taut by creating unexpected tangles.

The Smashing Pumpkins: Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun.

The legends of ’90s alt-rock have reunited only to bring this puzzling, indecisive husk of an album into the world.

Lil Peep: Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 2

The first posthumous album from Lil Peep stands as an act of tribute and preservation for an artist whose legacy is still very fragile.

John Carpenter/Cody Carpenter/Daniel Davies: Halloween: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Just as he did for his 1978 film, John Carpenter provides the score for Halloween’s 2018 reboot. But this time, the synths have been cleaned up and dread is occasionally outweighed by winking nostalgia.

Kim Kashkashian: J.S. Bach: Six Suites for Viola Solo

In the hands of the master violist, this famous stretch of Bach’s music become body music, rooted in breath and wood and muscle.

Kim Kashkashian: J.S. Bach: Six Suites for Viola Solo

In the hands of the master violist, this famous stretch of Bach’s music become body music, rooted in breath and wood and muscle.

Adrianne Lenker: abysskiss

The latest album from the Big Thief singer evokes a singular, solitary chill. With a great imagination for melody, Lenker conjures a world of mingled trauma and love.