Must-Hear Music Podcast: Miley, Avicii, Jonas Brothers & More


The surprise (and surprisingly successful, both commercially and artistically) reunion of the year reaches fruition today with the unveiling of Happiness Begins, the first full-length Jonas Brothers album since 2009's Lines, Vines and Trying Times. On the Must-Hear Music podcast, we're focusing in on the '80s-inflected "I Believe," one of its standout tracks.

Another Disney alum, Miley Cyrus, has new music out, too – but unlike the JoBros, she's embracing her inner hell-raiser with the EP She Is Coming, which harks back to the bad-girl Bangerz era. We talk about the gorgeous ballad "The Most," and have a showdown as to whether the RuPaul-featuring "Cattitude" is amazing or just too much.

It's been a little over a year since Avicii died at age 28, and his posthumous album Tim is here. We talk about the album, specifically the Vargas & Lagola-featuring "Peace of Mind."

Additionally, we chat about MUNA's expertly-crafted synth gem "Number One Fan," Bon Iver's new songs "Hey Ma" and "U (Man Like)" and Carlie Hanson's stunning "Hazel" and "Cigarettes."

to the podcast here, listen below and hit us — Joe Lynch, Lyndsey Havens, Jason Lipshutz — up on Twitter with your thoughts.