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Dirty Projectors: Dirty Projectors

Dirty Projectors

Dirty Projectors

What David Longstreth attempts to pass as daring, confessional experimentation often veers closer to self-indulgence.

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Porcelain Raft: Microclimate

Porcelain Raft

Microclimate

The third LP from professional dreamer Mauro Remiddi, Microclimate is filled with lush bedroom pop that transports you to strange, hermetic vistas

Sarah Bethe Nelson: Oh, Evolution

Sarah Bethe Nelson

Oh, Evolution

On her gorgeous sophomore album, Sarah Bethe Nelson combines the sunny hooks of the '60s with the more contemporary feel of indie rock.

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//TV
'The Good Fight' Gets Its 'Good Wife' on in First Week

'The Good Fight' Gets Its 'Good Wife' on in "First Week"

"In "First Week", moral ambiguity, a Good Wife judge, and an affair pay tribute to the series that spawned it."

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'This Is Us' Steps Into the Past for The Big Day Episode

Random circumstances are rarely random for the characters in This is Us.

//CULTURE

Where Chance the Rapper injects spirituality into hip-hop, Muslim Cool injects hip-hop into spirituality.

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//GAMES
'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place."

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Trickle Down Corruption in 'This Is the Police'

In a world of hitmen, snitches, mobsters, murderers, terrorists, rapists, rioters, bombers, thieves, and serial killers, your greatest enemy is your boss.

//COMICS

The world still sees Victor Von Doom as an infamous villain, but that infamy is the greatest strength of the story.

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//Pop Ten
The Feelies: In Between
Quieter but no less energetic, mature but still playful, the Feelies’ new record confronts the challenge of aging with eyes and hearts open. Read More
How 'Gotham' Re-Invents Batman's Sexual Politics
20 Hits of the '80s You Might Not Have Known Are Covers
Decoding Dylan, a Servant of the Text
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