Ian Mathers
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“But If We Did That, We’d Be Lying”: An Interview with Gareth Campesinos! | 3 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM

Gareth Campesinos! talks about how a recent breakup affected the new record, the role that depression plays in his lyrics, and why touring is a weird thing to do.

R.E.M's 'Out of Time' Over Time | 5 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM

On Out of Time, R.E.M. wasn't too big to be cool -- yet.


Nisennenmondai: #N/A | 31 Jul 2016 // 9:05 PM

Japan’s masters of ‘organic techno’ team up with Adrian Sherwood, with results that show their sound can withstand just about anything.

Underworld: Barbara Barbara, We Face a Shining Future | 13 Mar 2016 // 10:30 PM

Legendary electronic music duo make a relaxed, confident, lovely album that's unabashedly themselves.


Noises Sound Like the End: 13 Essential Mogwai Songs | 22 Jan 2014 // 4:00 AM

With the very fine new album Rave Tapes out this month, PopMatters looks back on Mogwai's rich career by picking 13 of the finest songs from the full span of the post-rock band's work.

//Mixed media

Tricks or Treats? Ten Halloween Blu-rays That May Disrupt Your Life

// Short Ends and Leader

"The best of this stuff'll kill you.

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