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.
||CleanPopcast: Dissecting the Legacy of Alan Vega and Suicide||Days after Mr. Vega’s death, the journalist Geeta Dayal discusses Suicide’s early days.||7/21/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: The Return of Pop-Punk and Emo||Pop music writers discuss Blink-182’s influence on modern pop-punk bands.||7/14/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: J Balvin’s Reggaeton Mission||Ben Ratliff and Joe Coscarelli discuss how the Latin music superstar is rewriting the rules.||7/7/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Prince’s Fateful Flight and Judith Hill’s Story||For those looking to understand Prince’s musical life in his final years, the larger story of Ms. Hill is illuminating.||6/23/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Techno’s Dual Identity||A discussion of techno as youth music and heritage culture.||6/9/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Hip-Hop Concerts and the Police||After a fatal shooting at a T.I. concert, Jon Caramanica and Joe Coscarelli discuss rap, race and security with Minya Oh, a.k.a. Miss Info, and Joie Manda of Interscope Records.||6/2/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Arthur Russell||New York Times music critics discuss Mr. Russell’s wide-angle, slow-release significance.||5/26/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Chance the Rapper and Drake||New York Times music critics discuss the latest albums by both artists.||5/19/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Radiohead and James Blake||New York Times critics compare the latest releases.||5/11/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanPopcast: Britney Spears||A discussion of Ms. Spears’s conservatorship.||5/7/2016||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.