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The Best LGBT Rappers

There was a time, not too long ago, when the term “LGBT rapper” did not exist. Of course there were lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender rappers out there but, the truth is,…

Ted Leo’s Best Covers

For over two decades—first as the frontman of Chisel, then as a solo artist—Ted Leo has cemented his status as one of indie rock’s most respected songwriters. With literate, layered lyrics that…

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The Best Rap Tracks RIGHT NOW

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The Best Electronic Tracks RIGHT NOW

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The Best Indie/Pop Songs RIGHT NOW

This playlist collects new music that The Dowsers’ Maura Johnston…

The Best Pop-Punk (and Emo and Metalcore) Songs RIGHT NOW

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The Best Indie Rock Songs RIGHT NOW

There once was few things scarier to music fans than…

The Best Indie Rock Songs of 2017 So Far

As the year approaches the halfway mark, we bring you…

The Best Jazz Songs of 2017 So Far

Whenever it seems impossible to sum up the state of…

The Best Electronic Tracks of 2017 So Far

A caveat: This is a personal list, not a purportedly…

The Best Indie/Pop Songs of 2017 So Far

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