Grammy Awards nominations bring notable surprises and snubs, raising the questions "Where's Rihanna?" and "Who's Courtney Barnett?"
Plus, behind the virtual wheel on the instrumental 'L.A. Takedown' and Oneohtrix Point Never's 'Garden of Delete' delivers fresh tones and textures with wonder and glee.
Musician-actress Joanna Newsom's new album, 'Divers,' feature historic characters and follows album 'Have One on Me.'
'Gentle & Soft: The Story of the Blue Jean Committee,' season finale of IFC's 'Documentary Now!,' strikes the right satirical chord on soft-rock bands.
Plus, Protomartyr's 'The Agent Intellect' is pessimistic yet infectious, while 'Knock Knock' is a catchy, complicated track from MED, Blu and Madlib featuring MF Doom.
L.A.'s Wand mixes glam, rock, psychedelia and electronics in '1000 Days'; 'Now That Everything's Been Said' revives Carole King's early days