ComplexCon returns to Long Beach Nov. 6 - 7 with hosts J. Balvin and Kristen Noel Crawley, performances by A$AP Rocky and Turnstile, and more shopping and drops.

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After a month of deliberating our several year-end, best-of-2014 lists, I'm finally regaining pace with music that's dropping in the here-and-now. (As for those year-end lists: I look forward to your wit and temper tantrums in the comments.)

With new tapes from Shy Glizzy, Jacka, J. Cole, Charli XCX, and beloved K. Michelle, I had a gigabyte of that #werk queued up for me this weekend, which I survived. Let us now revisit the good shit.