Elizabeth Newton

Elizabeth has been writing for PopMatters since 2006. Most of her time is consumed by listening to, writing about, or talking about music. She also plays sax and violin in various ensembles in Tacoma, Washington, where she lives as a student studying music and economics. She hopes to combine the two in order to expand music education and its positive effects on lower-income communities.

Reviews // 26 Articles
//Reviews

The Sea and Cake: Car Alarm | 20 Oct 2008 // 5:00 PM

The Sea and Cake's eighth full-length is full of the group's characteristic juxtaposition of subtle, organic beauty against precise rhythmic and technical work.

Apollo Sunshine: Shall Noise Upon | 3 Sep 2008 // 5:00 PM

Shall Noise Upon is more of the same from Apollo Sunshine, which in their case means boundless innovation and unmatched creativity.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Blind Woman's Curse' Is Full of Delirious Action With Swords and Cats

// Short Ends and Leader

"This bewildering, reckless, and captivating Japanese monstrosity is a colorful, widescreen explosion of cross-genre craziness.

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