A Katy Perry-indebted extraterrestrial excursion for the girl group and T-Boz.
A lift from an old De La Soul jam elevates “How Ya Doin” to one of the most fun tracks on “DNA.”
An impressively stark ballad that marks the album’s most emotional moment.
Another mid-tempo ballad, though at least this one has a little drama to it.
The military thing works pretty damn well for Little Mix.
Fortunately, their sound has not changed.
We hoped the group would be above ballads this trite.
A more vulnerable spin on the “Wings” lyrical theme of self-preservation.
Our track-by-track review of the girl group’s debut album begins with the set’s breakout lead single.
We give the Robots’ latest opus a song-by-song breakdown, separating the filler from the future dancefloor classics.
An interstellar transmission appropriately closes out Daft Punk’s fourth LP.
An unexpectedly awesome collaboration with psychedelic rock hero Panda Bear provides an album highlight.
Steely Dan meets Phoenix on this uncharacteristic Todd Edwards collaboration.
A cinematic end to the second act of “Random Access Memories.”