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 Influence of ‘808s and Heartbreak’||Times music critics discuss the influence of Kanye West’s album on current musical styles.||10/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: Janet Jackson Returns With ‘Unbreakable’||Times music critics discuss Ms. Jackson’s new album and tour.||10/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Lin-Manuel Miranda On How Hip-Hop Influenced Him and ‘Hamilton’||Jon Caramanica and Mr. Miranda discuss the songs and rappers that inspired him and his work.||9/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: Jen Shyu Explores the Unknown||Times critics discuss the jazz artist whose music incorporates poetry and dreams.||9/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: Jon Batiste and ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’||Times music critics discuss Mr. Batiste’s role as bandleader on the show.||9/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Popcast: 2015 MTV Video Music Awards||The night belonged to those who shocked without needing to perform.||8/31/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||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|
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.