Well, 2012 was fun, eh? We paid almost nothing for our music (but argued about it a lot), finally saw Metallica play Golden Gate Park, and went to more raves than ever before. But before we say goodbye to the Year of Skrillex, the spring where critics bloviated endlessly about Lana Del Rey, and the fall where Taylor Swift proved that you can in fact still sell a million records in a week, let's look back at some of the biggest trends in music — local and... More >>>