Andrew Martin

Weekly newspaper reporter by day, music reviewer by night (OK, and by day, too). When he's not writing for PopMatters, Andrew spends most of his time at online magazine Prefix and hip-hop site Potholes In My Blog.

Features // 1 Articles
Reviews // 182 Articles
Blogs // 16 Articles

Tell 'em That It's Human Nature | 5 Jul 2009 // 4:00 PM

All of the allegations and weirdness aside, Michael Jackson made an impact on music and culture that few ever have. It's for that reason that I cannot help but be at least mildly moved by his passing.


Moe Green: Rocky Maivia: Non-Title Match | 24 Aug 2010 // 4:05 AM

Down-to-earth, everyman rhymes over soulful, jazzy, and spacey production will leave you wanting more from Moe Green.

Marco Polo: The Stupendous Adventures of Marco Polo | 15 Aug 2010 // 1:40 AM

Fans of Marco Polo and his grimy NYC-based beats need this in their collections. Everyone else? Move along.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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