Erik Highter

Erik Highter is a writer living and working in Dallas, Texas. He writes for PopMatters and Last Rites, and posts things no one else will put their name on at his website I Am Not Me ( He can also be found sharing witless banter on twitter @EZSnappin.

Reviews // 17 Articles

The Velvet Underground: The Velvet Underground - 45th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition | 25 Nov 2014 // 9:06 PM

Few bands ever had a year like the Velvet Underground did in 1969. Even fewer have a set that documents a year like that as beautifully as this one.

Music Blues: Things Haven't Gone Well | 1 Sep 2014 // 9:04 PM

There is a dark, dark humor that bubbles up on occasion, but its dry wit can't keep the record from being a depressing listen.

//Mixed media

Notes, Hoaxes, and Jokes: Silkworm's 'Lifestyle' - "Ooh La La"

// Sound Affects

"Lifestyle's penultimate track eases the pace and finds fresh nuance and depth in a rock classic, as Silkworm offer their take on the Faces' "Ooh La La".

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