New music: The Pretenders' 'pretend' album, electronica weirdos Lambchop and Waikato hardrockers Devilskin
This week's new music, including a mixed bag from rockers Kings of Leon
This week's music, including Lady Gaga's latest and a former Queenstown busker
New music: Leonard Cohen, at 82, delivers a soul-baring album
This week's music: Van Morrison follows up his knighthood with one of his best albums in nearly a decade.
Lady Gaga proves she's much more than costumes and madcapery.
Andrew Papas has gone solo and released a single - Burn it Down.
This week's music: Pixies are back with a reputation-restoring ripper
The jazz queen's back with a double dose of medicine for the soul.
Green Day's Revolution Radio serves up some old-fashioned anarchy.
Atmospheric water trickles and monkey calls are replaced with synth-heavy hip-pop.
"Young As The Morning, Old As The Sea" is about as stuffy as the title suggests.
Babs is back and she's brought half of Hollywood with her.
REVIEW: Wu Tang Clan's founder goes indie-rock in this album of half-baked goods.
REVIEW: Danger Mouse is the key to the success Michael Kiwanuka's new album
This album plays out much like Britney's career so far - lots of highs and lows.
REVIEW: Frank Ocean's new album is an emotionally taxing listen, but it's worth it.
REVIEW: A mixed-bag of modern rock sounds, a delicious mixed-bag mind you.
Should rock and rap ever mix? Suicide Squad reckons so.
This funk-influenced album is at times cheesier than fondue, but somehow it works.
Aaradhna 's cooking up a hot pot of soulful, spaghetti western pop.
Mixing French with Kanye West lyrics isn't the only risk paying off for this cool cucumber.
The Sunday Star-Times weekly wrap of new music
Blink-182 forget their age again with the new album, California.