Jason MacNeil
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Originally from Cape Breton, MacNeil is currently writing for the Toronto Sun as well as other publications, including All Music Guide, Billboard.com, NME.com, Country Standard Time, Skope Magazine, Chart Magazine, Glide, Ft. Myers Magazine and Celtic Heritage. A graduate of the University of King's College, MacNeil currently resides in Toronto. He has interviewed hundreds of acts ranging from Metallica and AC/DC to Daniel Lanois and Smokey Robinson. MacNeil (modestly referred to as King J to friends), a diehard Philadelphia Flyers fan, has seen the Rolling Stones in a club setting, thereby knowing he will rest in peace at some point down the road. Oh, and he writes for PopMatters.com.

Features // 15 Articles
Reviews // 871 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Features

Hard Work: An Interview With Shout Out Louds | 19 Apr 2010 // 4:00 PM

While roaming the streets of Stockholm, Shout Out Louds’ Adam Olenius talks about their new album Work, the effort the band put into it and their passionate new producer, as well as their views on television performances and the Olympics.

The Union Endures: An Interview with the Boxer Rebellion | 3 Mar 2010 // 3:00 PM

Singer/guitarist Nathan Nicholson talks to PopMatters about his band's new album, the return to a label-less existence and his thoughts about the relationship between music and disaster relief.

//Reviews

Vienna Teng: Inland Territory | 1 Jun 2009 // 3:56 PM

Singer-songwriter sounds strong from start to finish, oozing Amos-ish appeal.

Max Morgan: Interrupting the Silence | 14 May 2009 // 3:57 PM

Sweet pop from Liverpool, but it's not a Beatles clone.

//Blogs

Ray Charles: Genius The Ultimate Collection | 17 Dec 2009 // 10:00 PM

Ray Charles: Genius The Ultimate Collection - Concord [$18.98]

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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