Colin Fitzgerald

Colin Fitzgerald is an associate editor and writer for PopMatters. Like everyone on the internet, he has a Twitter account, and like all Twitter accounts, you can follow it.

Features // 5 Articles
Reviews // 70 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Features

The Liberation of Best Coast: An Interview with Bethany Cosentino | 4 May 2015 // 10:20 PM

The singer, guitarist, and songwriter of Best Coast discusses the influences behind their new album California Nights, the double-edged sword of success, and the band's constantly evolving legacy.

This Is Our New Song: 'The Bends' and the Reformation of Alternative Rock | 31 Mar 2015 // 9:20 PM

The Bends was the genesis of Radiohead’s perceptive, forward-thinking tendencies, which would go on to inspire countless musicians in myriad ways.

//Reviews

Bittersweet and Uplifting: 'Show Me a Hero' Offers No Easy Solutions | 2 Sep 2015 // 3:31 AM

In its conclusion, HBO's Show Me a Hero delivers the catharsis of a social victory despite firm political barriers.

The Evolution of Racism: Coded Bigotry and Aggression in 'Show Me a Hero' | 27 Aug 2015 // 4:00 AM

With overt acts of racial violence are now less socially acceptable, writers David Simon and William F. Zorzi expose the coded racist rhetoric in the middle third of Show Me a Hero.

//Blogs

Never-Ending Story: The Role of Gameplay in Modern Adventure Games | 17 Feb 2015 // 2:00 AM

By prioritizing storytelling in video games, developers inadvertently send the signal that gameplay innovation is less important to the growing medium.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

// Sound Affects

""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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