Chris Conaton
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//Features

Days in and Days Out of Hall H: Comic-Con International 2012 | 23 Jul 2012 // 9:40 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 // 4:00 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

Brown Bird: Axis Mundi | 27 Apr 2015 // 8:06 PM

Brown Bird's final album finds them expanding their sound without sacrificing their personality. And using drums played with hands, not just foot pedals.

Quiet Company: Transgressor | 2 Apr 2015 // 8:03 PM

This is a record of top-notch power pop that’s a strong candidate for one of 2015’s best in its genre.

//Blogs

Previewing Comic-Con 2012 | 9 Jul 2012 // 9:45 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 // 12:00 AM

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

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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