Andrew Phillips

Andrew Phillips is an entertainment writer/editor living in Brooklyn, New York. He recently left his post as Managing Editor for the Daily Washington Law Reporter, a small legal periodical in the District of Columbia to pursue his fortune in the big(er) city.

Features // 12 Articles
Reviews // 29 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles

Scandinavia's Hot Music from the Cold North | 8 Mar 2007 // 2:00 PM

Held deep in the ice-bitten annals of Trondheim, Norway, By:Larm 2007 gathered hundreds of Scandinavian musicians for a massive, three-day music-and-arts festival. PopMatters covers the best new Scandanavian talent emerging from the festival and offers 20 exclusive MP3s and an exclusive mix.

Bad Riddance to Good Rubbish: A Sort-of Tribute to CBGB’s | 18 Oct 2006 // 6:00 PM

New York's punk club doors are wrenched closed to the sound of metal scraping on concrete. Phillips gives a hurt-so-good account of one of its final shows with Bad Brains.


Decasia Live [2007 Rewind] | 3 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

Unthinking indulgence is the easiest way to sink avant-garde art, but does that mean violently decayed films of long-gone camel crossings are automatically overwrought?

Pillow Fight League, US Debut [2007 Rewind] | 20 Dec 2007 // 2:00 PM

Pillows pounding, legs tangle with arms and skirts slowly ride, inching forward as muscle strains against muscle. If that's not empowering, what is?

//Mixed media

Marina and the Diamonds Wrap Up U.S. Tour at Terminal 5 (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Marina's star shines bright and her iridescent pop shines brighter. Froot is her most solid album yet. Her tour continues into the new year throughout Europe.

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