Iman Lababedi

US Top 10 Albums Dated December 11th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 6, 2021

“All Night Parking” is so great it causes us to overestimate the album

Going Steady: New Singles 12-3-21 – 12-9-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 6, 2021

This ain’t rap music, this straight literature

UK Top 10 Albums: 12-3-21 – 12-9-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 5, 2021

An abysmal top ten as we reach for the end of the year

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 12-10-21 – 12-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 5, 2021

a smooth and cagey sound

UK Top 10 Singles 12-3-21 – 12-9-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 4, 2021

lost all working class crdentials

“Mamma Mia!” At Balch Arena Theatre, Aidekman Arts Center, Tufts University, Friday, December 3rd, 2021 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 4, 2021

Voulez Vous? Bien Sur

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 12-3-21 – 12-9-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 3, 2021

SZA’s best since 2017

The Earliest Bird: Top Recorded Release For 12-3-21 – 12-9-21. Arca’s kick ii, iii, iiii, iiiii, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 3, 2021

the state of pop art is somewhere in Arca’s sound

Best Of 2021: Songs In Order Of Preference Through November 30th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | December 2, 2021

an ear candy of epic proportions

Best Of 2021: Albums In Alphabetical Order By Artist Through November 30th

By Iman Lababedi | December 2, 2021

shot dead

Luke Combs’ What You See Is What You Get Tour At Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, November 30th, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 1, 2021

lives and dies with his songs

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 11-26-21 – 12-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | December 1, 2021

an immaculate collection

US Top 10 Singles Dated December 4th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 30, 2021

proven itself a follow up to “Hello”

US Top 10 Albums Dated December 4th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 29, 2021

album sales comprise 692,000

Peter Jackson’s “Get Back” Addendum Plus A List Of Every Song Performed

By Iman Lababedi | November 29, 2021

back in the studio in January 1969, three months after they had nailed down 30 songs for The White Album

Going Steady: New Singles 11-26-21 – 12-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 28, 2021

Kali uses it creatively

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 12-3-21 – 12-8-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 28, 2021

everything she has done this past two years has proven itself important

UK Top 10 Albums: 11-26-21 – 12-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 27, 2021

a good (not great) album with maybe two top notch tracks

UK Top 10 Singles 11-26-21 – 12-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 27, 2021

Adele rules Britannia

The Early Bird: New Recorded Releases 11-26-21 – 12-2-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 26, 2021

in New York City, in the snow, at Christmas time and on Broadway

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 11-26-21 – 12-2-21, David Bowie’s Box Set “Brilliant Adventure (1992 – 2001)”

By Iman Lababedi | November 26, 2021

mid-life crises

Biding Our Time: Thanksgiving 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2021

an excellent retort to naysayers

A SohoJohnny Brush With Greatness Thanksgiving (we are) Family Sister Sledge Special

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2021

HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ALL

Brief Encounters: New Albums 11-19-21 – 11-25-22 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 24, 2021

a gateway drug

Bay City Rollers “Breakout ’85” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 24, 2021

everything we refused to believe about the band is, in effect, true

US Top 10 Singles Dated November 27th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 23, 2021

still very moving

Sam Huber’s “Up” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 23, 2021

disciplined genre moves

US Top 10 Albums Dated November 27th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 22, 2021

fourth number one in 16 months

Going Steady: New Singles 11-19-21 – 11-25-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 22, 2021

“twerk that ass for an icy chain”

Bob Dylan At Beacon Theatre, Saturday, November 20th, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 21, 2021

a studied, concentrated, straightforward version of Bob

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 11-26-21 – 12-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 21, 2021

distills the Philly sound to its essence

UK Top 10 Albums: 11-19-21 – 11-25-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 20, 2021

Taylor will be gone next week when Adele takes her place

UK Top 10 Singles 11-19-21 – 11-25-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 20, 2021

I wonder if Adele is gonna be the Christmas song or has she peaked too early?

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 11-19-21 – 11-25-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 19, 2021

though pleasant enough is nothing special

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 11-19-21 – 11-25-21, Adele’s “30” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 19, 2021

apply to fanbase for sure

TVON: The Rock Vs The Rock (Spoiler Alert: They Both Lose)

By Iman Lababedi | November 18, 2021

rotten product through and through

SohoJohnny’s Brushes With Greatness: Christopher Walken And Dick Cavett

By Iman Lababedi | November 18, 2021

Soho doubles the fun

(Kan)Ye (West) Drops Donda Deluxe

By Iman Lababedi | November 17, 2021

the God here hovers from track to track where Ye is the son and Donda the holy ghost

Beyoncé’s “Be Alive” Tanking Big Time

By Iman Lababedi | November 17, 2021

if you breakaway from the core, the core might not be waiting

US Top 10 Singles Dated November 20th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 16, 2021

high culture, low brow cheeky chappie

Brief Encounters: New Albums 11-12-21 – 11-18-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 16, 2021

The snakey, quirky, bass hooking, beat pounding No Wave giants

US Top 10 Albums Dated November 20th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | November 15, 2021

Summer’s exercise in misandry

Going Steady: New Singles 11-12-21 – 11-18-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 15, 2021

a double tribute as Casal wrote it for Townes Van Zandt

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 11-19-21 – 11-25-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 14, 2021

Adele-Music-Adele

UK Top 10 Albums: 11-12-21 – 11-18-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 13, 2021

Sheeran toppled from # 1 in ABBA’s palace coup

UK Top 10 Singles 11-12-21 – 11-18-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 13, 2021

not a fan

The Early Bird: Top New Releases 11-12-21 – 11-18-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 12, 2021

adds some great songs from the vault)

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release Beyoncé’s “Be Alive (Original Song from the Motion Picture “King Richard”)” 11-12-21 – 11-18-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 12, 2021

as powerful statements go, and trust me on this one, it isn’t “What’s Going On”

TVON: BBC gets haunted and then gets Who’d – 11-11-21

By Iman Lababedi | November 11, 2021

the wife can see dead people are all over the place

Aretha Franklin’s “You” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 11, 2021

prime Aretha at the age of 33