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Blues Child: An Interview With Eli Cook | 9 Oct 2008 // 5:59 PM

PopMatters talks with 21-year-old bluesman Eli Cook about cranking it up, turning it down, and balancing the expectations of different crowds.

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Gwar: 13 December 2009 - New York | 20 Jan 2010 // 7:50 PM

It's almost hard to consider Gwar "shock rock", since gasping instead of laughing would mean you've somehow managed to discount the campiness.

Nine Inch Nails: 26 August 2009 - New York | 30 Sep 2009 // 10:35 PM

Trent Reznor has been on the ol' Debbie Downer kick for 20 years, always singing about things dying and ending and breaking, and it's probably time to close up shop.

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Tinariwen: 19.Feb.2010 - Brooklyn | 12 Apr 2010 // 9:52 PM

Tinariwen paid a visit to Brooklyn's Bell House this past February.

Zakir Hussain: 13.Mar.2010 - New York | 12 Apr 2010 // 2:17 AM

Thanks to a teenage history of fighting for embarrassing '90s alt-rock bands on the car stereo, I don't know my way around North Indian classical music as well as I might. Another thing I didn't realize? You can't show up late.

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PopMatters is on a short summer publishing break. We resume Monday, July 6th.

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"PopMatters is on a short summer publishing break. We resume Monday, July 6th.

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