MMR (5/16-5/21): Chance the Rapper, Car Seat Headrest, and the 50th Anniversary of Pet Sounds and Blonde on Blonde!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss the virtues of metal and Pitchfork’s BNMs from the week of 5/16 to 5/21, including releases from Chance the Rapper and Car Seat Headrest. Plus, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of two of the greatest albums of all time, the guys go in-depth on the Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds and Bob Dylan’s Blonde on Blonde.

MMR (5/9-5/14): James Blake, Radiohead, Death Grips, and More!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss last week’s Lord of the Game controversy and the Misfits reunion, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs, BNRs, and notable pans from the week of 5/9 to 5/14, including releases from James Blake, Radiohead, and Death Grips.

MMR (5/2-5/7): Drake, ANOHNI, White Lung, and More!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss Dan’s recent concert experiences and some surprise new records, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs, BNRs, and notable pans from the week of 5/2 to 5/7, including releases from Drake, ANOHNI, and White Lung.

MMR (4/25-4/29): Ulver, Beyoncé, and More!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss the nature of songwriting credits and the rapidly escalating Radiohead hype, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs and BNRs from the week of 4/25 to 4/29, including releases from Ulver and the one and only Beyoncé.

MMR (4/18-4/23): Deakin, Morocco, Jay Reatard, Bill Evans, and Our Favorite Prince Tracks!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss the passing of Prince, a true original, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs, BNRs, and notable pans from the week of 4/18 to 4/23, including releases by Deakin, Paul Bowles, Jay Reatard, and Bill Evans. Plus, the guys reminisce about their personal histories with Prince, and look back at their very favorite Prince songs.

MMR (4/11-4/15): M83, Kevin Morby, and the Five Best Records of the Year So Far!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss Record Store Day 2016 and Pitchfork’s recent editorial sloppiness, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs, BNRs, and notable pans from the week of 4/11 to 4/15, including releases from M83 and Kevin Morby. Plus, we are nearly a third of the way through 2016, so the guys mark the occasion by looking back and counting down their favorite records of the year so far. Much arguing ensues.

MMR (4/4-4/8): dvsn, Tim Hecker, Flying Saucer Attack, Parquet Courts, and More!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss the future of streaming and copyright lawsuits, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs and BNRs from the week of 4/4 to 4/8, including releases from dvsn, Tim Hecker, Flying Saucer Attack, and Parquet Courts.

MMR (3/28-4/1): Explosions, the Terminator, Frankie Cosmos, and More!

This week, Gabe, Darin, and Dan discuss Kanye’s controversial Pablo updates, as well as Pitchfork’s BNMs and BNRs from the week of 3/28 to 4/1, including releases from Explosions in the Sky, Brad Fiedel, and Frankie Cosmos.