Joe Tacopino
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Joe is a freelance writer who focuses on music, politics, and popular culture. His work has been published at AOL Music, Staten Island Advance, NYDailyNews.com, and SIDump.com. One semester away from mastering J-School over at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Joe lives in a pastoral abode out on Staten Island where he enjoys the solitude and the whiskey.

Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 110 Articles
Blogs // 40 Articles
//Features

Flight of the Dodos: An Interview with the Dodos | 6 Aug 2008 // 5:59 PM

With prog-metal meeting West Africa, Meric Long and Logan Kroeber disguise a world of influences in their surprisingly complex sound.

Southern Comfort: An Interview with Band of Horses' Ben Bridwell | 7 Nov 2007 // 4:00 PM

Band of Horses' reluctant frontman talks about moving back South to record his new album, the fading playoff hopes of the New York Yankees, and indie rock's most influential beards.

//Reviews

Sonoi: Sonoi | 11 Jul 2010 // 4:58 PM

This Chicago collective has put together an album of light, airy, undulating rock songs.

Les Vinyl: Bright Gray | 28 Jun 2010 // 5:00 PM

It's the free-wheeling '90s all over again -- well, the good parts, at least.

//Blogs

Pablo - "Learn a Lesson" (video) | 20 Apr 2010 // 2:00 AM

Black Mold - "Tetra Pack Heads" (MP3) | 10 Jul 2009 // 1:35 AM

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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