7 Albums To Listen To This Winter

Many of these fine releases were conceived in a state of quarantine, and encapsulate the unique and trying elements of such conditions. From bombastic and socially-conscious rock to introspective and inspired ambient music, power-pop, cathartic improvisations and beyond, our winter music guide is sure to alleviate you in some capacity, whether you’re having cabin fever, post-holiday blues or a general state of existentialism.

Our Favorite Massachusetts Albums From A Year Like No Other

In 2020, nothing was as before. So we did what we always do in times of crisis: we sought solace in music, and escape. And while many Massachusetts artists struggled to make ends meet in an industry brought to its knees by the pandemic, it is reassuring to look back on the year and see that, amid so much loss, we gained some beautiful things. Here are our critics’ favorite local albums to emerge from a year like no other.
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