Joseph Carver
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Harder Than Moving a Couch: An Interview With Buddy Miller | 11 May 2009 // 4:00 PM

The Nashville legend has had a dramatic stretch (including a trip to the Grammys and another to the hospital). He tells PopMatters what's really a challenge.

Todd Snider [East Nashville, TN] | 26 Oct 2008 // 5:00 PM

After two decades of charting his own path through the music industry, Todd Snider is a musician on his own terms -- when he isn't being kidnapped by his friends and forced to write excellent albums.


Salim Nourallah: Constellation | 10 May 2009 // 4:00 PM

Dallas songwriter and producer continues to quietly impress those wise enough to listen.

The Flatlanders: Hills and Valleys | 7 May 2009 // 4:00 PM

The Flatlanders return to remind country music of what it has lost and where to find it.


The Hungry Bird Gets the Worm: An Interview with Eef Barzelay of Clem Snide | 26 May 2009 // 8:34 PM

After a rash of solo albums, film scores, and an infamous incident doing the theme to a noted TV show, Clem Snide frontman Eef Barzelay is back, his band in tow, and unafraid to face his future.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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