Ian Mathers
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Reviews // 148 Articles
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//Features

“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.

//Reviews

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.

The Orb: Alpine | 9 Mar 2016 // 9:10 PM

Ambient house merrymakers expand a recent compilation track into a brief but potent suite.

//Blogs

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
//Blogs

Hitchcock's 'Suspicion', 'I Confess' and 'The Wrong Man' Return in Blu-ray

// Short Ends and Leader

"These three films on DVD from Warner Archives showcase different facets of Alfred Hitchcock's brilliance.

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