www.albumism.com is a young internet gem started last year that has very thoughtful, knowledgeable reviews and a fresh set of preferences compared to, say, pitchfork. Examples:
They do tribute reviews of all time great albums!: http://www.albumism.com/features/tribute-celebrating-40-years-of-bootsys-rubber-band-ahh-the-name-is-bootsy-baby
They do nice, better than most in memoriam's and I appreciate that they didn't forget Bernie Worrell like so many others did: http://www.albumism.com/features/in-memoriam-celebrating-the-life-and-legacy-of-bernie-worrell
Check out their other stuff!
I just took a swipe at Pitchfork, whom I can't forgive for their decade long fawning all over Kanye West to the detriment of other great, better hip-hop. But here are some nice reviews from them, including one on a first-time-on-vinyl issue of a rare Funkadelic live album: