Chris Conaton
Features // 7 Articles
Reviews // 480 Articles
Blogs // 23 Articles
//Features

Faith No More: The Real Thing and Angel Dust (Reissues) | 13 Jul 2015 // 10:00 PM

While not exactly half-assed, Rhino's reissues of Faith No More's best-known albums aren't quite as good as they could be. The Real Thing finally gets a much-needed remaster, at least.

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.

//Reviews

Queens of the Stone Age: Villains | 11 Sep 2017 // 9:30 PM

More energetic than 2013's ...Like Clockwork, Villains finds QOTSA teaming up with super-producer Mark Ronson to emphasize their grooves as much as their riffs.

Bodies of Water: Spear in the City | 24 Aug 2017 // 9:30 PM

Bodies of Water describe themselves as a gospel group, but their sound is more indie rock meets soul than traditional gospel. And that turns out to be a really good sound.

//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

TIFF 2017: 'The Shape of Water'

// Notes from the Road

"The Shape of Water comes off as uninformed political correctness, which is more detrimental to its cause than it is progressive.

READ the article