By The New York Times
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New York Times music critics Jon Pareles, Ben Ratliff, Jon Caramanica and Nate Chinen talk each week about the latest pop music news, the top songs, the best albums, the biggest stars — and the up and coming stars you haven't heard of yet.
||Popcast: The Weeknd||Times critics discuss The Weeknd’s music and new album, “Beauty Behind the Madness.”||8/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: ‘Where Are Ü Now’||Times music critics discuss Justin Bieber’s collaboration with Skrillex and Diplo.||8/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Carly Rae Jepsen Grows Up||With “Emotion,” the singer known best for “Call Me Maybe” embraces a seductive side to her music.||8/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: ‘Straight Outta Compton’||Jon Caramanica and Reginald C. Dennis, a founding editor of XXL magazine, discuss N.W.A. and the film.||8/13/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Drake’s Bully Pulpit||Jon Caramanica, Minya Oh and Rawiya Kameir discuss Drake and OVO Fest.||8/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: Titus Andronicus||Ben Ratliff and Joe Coscarelli discuss the New Jersey punk band and their new album.||7/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: Prince Royce, Pitbull and Multilingual Pop Music||Ben Ratliff, Jon Caramanica and Julianne Escobedo Shepherd discuss international and multilingual pop.||7/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Reggae’s Summer Flirtation||A look at the desire for a reggae or reggae-like worldwide pop hit between Memorial Day and Labor Day.||7/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Hip-Hop’s Silent Majority||Hip-hop’s mainstream can often be confused with prosperity gospel, so it’s striking that in 2015, at least a couple of the genre’s biggest selling stars want nothing to do with such narratives.||7/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Apple Music and Beats 1||Ben Ratliff and Ben Sisario discuss Apple Music, the much-anticipated music-streaming service to be launched June 30.||6/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
Simply the best music popcast.
If you want to discover new artist or albums, this is the perfect "Popcast". Unlike, Itunes New Music Tuesday Podcast, (who limit themselves to make a review of the Home Page of Itunes music store), NYT Popcast, explore deeply in the albums, giving you the oportunity to really taste the music. You're not gonna like every artist or albums review they make, but I assure you gonna have a wonderful journey in pop music world. keep doing the good work, guys!
listeners of this should go for the more direct, less applause happy fellas of Have you Heard.
Please remove the cardboard box from Jon Pareles' head
Every week, Pareles sounds like he's talking to us from inside a cardboard box. All other reviewers sound natural. Please remove the cardboard box from Jon Pareles' head.