Tom Moon Since 1983, Tom Moon has been writing about pop, rock, jazz, blues, and the music of the world. For much of that time, he was a music critic at The Philadelphia Inquirer. Moon's work has also appeared in Rolling Stone, GQ, Blender, Spin and more.

Thundercat's new album, Drunk, is out now. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'Drunk,' Thundercat Weaves Major Pop Hooks Into Minor Life Vignettes

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Nate Smith's debut solo album is Kinfolk: Postcards From Everywhere. Laura Hanifin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nate Smith's 'Kinfolk': A Study In Nomadic Jazz

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Dennis Coffey's live recordings offer insight into the success of Motown. Michael Ochs Archives/Courtesy Resonance Records hide caption

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A Club Performance From 1960s Detroit Holds One Key To Motown's Success

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Childish Gambino's new album, "Awaken, My Love!", is out now. Ibra Ake/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Childish Gambino's New Album Is A Funky Left Turn

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Slavic Soul Party! Plays Duke Ellington's Far East Suite is out now. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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From Slavic Soul Party!, A Match Made In High-Concept Heaven

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The new collection Jack White Acoustic Recordings, 1998-2016 includes unreleased songs, B-sides and album tracks. Jo McCaughey/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In 'Acoustic Recordings,' Jack White Winks At Tradition

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Music Review: 'Lovers,' Nels Cline

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