//MUSIC
Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer: Not Dark Yet

Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer

Not Dark Yet

Musicians and sisters Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer duet together for the first time on an album that strongly covers and links songs with ease and style.

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Gordi: Reservoir

Gordi

Reservoir

Gordi's debut seamlessly blends epic electronic soundscape with intimacy in lyricism and folk sensibilities, even if it pulls a little too often from Justin Vernon’s toolkit.

Tyshawn Sorey: Verisimilitude

Tyshawn Sorey

Verisimilitude

The composer and drummer at the forefront of the New Jazz presents his trio—but the slow, deliberate, brilliant music is much more "jazz piano trio" music. It is a soundscape of astonishing detail.

//BOOKS
//FILM
Maximal Minimal: The Legacy of Versatile Artist Tony Conrad

Maximal Minimal

The Legacy of Versatile Artist Tony Conrad

The former member of Lou Reed's The Primitives yearned to free himself of composition, to strive toward a new paradigm found in minimalism.

Jerry Lewis - GENIUS!

In the wake of Jerry Lewis' passing, we revisit this article from 2009 highlighting the legendary comedian's movie-making.

//TV
Battlefield Losses: 5 Thoughts on Episode 6 of 'Game of Thrones'

Battlefield Losses: 5 Thoughts on Episode 6 of 'Game of Thrones'

"Sunday’s episode (spoiler alert) was the most action-crazed yet in this jittery, jazzed-up, on-edge season."

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'Narcos' and the Trap of Tropicalism

How the Netflix original series Narcos “otherizes" Colombia and the Latin American through its single-story focus.

//CULTURE

Maureen Freely, president of English PEN, talks with PopMatters about this slim, decades-old romance that has emerged as a symbol of resistance in the face of brutal state repression.

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//COMICS
Legacy, Family, and Ninjas in 'Marvel Generations: Wolverine & All-New Wolverine #1'

Legacy, Family, and Ninjas in 'Marvel Generations: Wolverine & All-New Wolverine #1'

"This comic is worth its weight in dead undead ninjas."

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'The Many Lives of Catwoman' Captures the Many Influences of This Multifaceted Superhero

Author and comic book historian Tim Hanley explores the far more than nine lives of DC’s Catwoman in this thoroughly in-depth biography/cultural contextualization.

//GAMES

There is a lot to look at that threatens your life in this bullet hell game before even considering how wicked everything else around you looks.

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//Pop Ten
'David Lynch: The Art Life' Pulls the Garmonbozia Directly Out of the Auteur Himself
This insightful documentary brings advanced closure to lingering questions we may have when Twin Peaks: The Return ends its triumphant televisual revival in September. Read More
Whom to Love and Whom to Hate in War and Film? Interview With 'Land of Mine' Director and Cast
Is a Feminist Revolution Unfolding on 'Game of Thrones' and 'Twin Peaks'?
Spirit Music: A Conversation With Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore
//Mixed media