Chris Conaton
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//Features

Days in and Days Out of Hall H: Comic-Con International 2012 | 23 Jul 2012 // 10:40 PM

Attending the various panels in Hall H at Comic Con can require a lot of planning and may take up your whole day.

Joss Whedon: Pioneer of the Body Count | 12 Apr 2011 // 5:00 PM

Among Joss Whedon's greatest contributions to television has been the continual use of the Body Count, the willingness to kill off recurring characters in order to ratchet up the narrative tension and create a sense of danger.

//Reviews

Penguin Prison: Lost in New York | 21 Jun 2015 // 9:05 PM

Penguin Prison's second album is serviceable dance-pop, but lacks personality.

Striking Matches: Nothing But the Silence | 15 Jun 2015 // 9:00 PM

This male-female country-roots duo is at their best while exploring their diverse interests in blues and rock. When they try mainstream country? Not so great.

//Blogs

Previewing Comic-Con 2012 | 9 Jul 2012 // 10:45 PM

The biggest pop culture gathering in North America kicks off Wednesday night. How has Comic-Con responded to last year's problems, and what are the most interesting events taking place at this year's show?

Bubbling Under the 75 Best Albums of 2011: Fountains of Wayne | 14 Dec 2011 // 1:00 AM

This week we presented our Best 75 Albums of 2011. Here are several more just bubbling under the top 75...

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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