Jon Langmead
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//Features

Philadelphia Cartoonist Box Brown Explores the Man Who Lived the Myth of Andre the Giant | 28 Jul 2014 // 9:30 PM

In telling his story in such an accessible and sympathetic way, Box Brown helps even non-wrestling fans understand what made Andre "the Giant" Roussimoff so unforgettable.

"If I Can't Get What I'm Looking For, I'm Going to Do it Myself": A Chat with The Dream Syndicate | 25 Feb 2014 // 8:14 PM

One of the most seminal acts of the noted Paisley Underground scene finally gets to see the warm up to their masterpiece get released in all its glory, and Steve Wynn tells PopMatters about the band's formation, live efforts, and oh so much more.

//Reviews

The Story of Glyn Johns' Life in 'Sound Man' Is Refreshingly Unpretentious | 14 Dec 2014 // 8:05 PM

Sound Man gives you a look through 50 years behind the studio glass with the premier engineer/producer of the classic rock era, without any obsession over fame or status.

The Album as Construction Site: Peter Gabriel's 'Classic Albums: So' | 25 Nov 2012 // 4:05 PM

Peter Gabriel's commercial breakthrough gets the Classic Albums treatment, to excellent effect.

//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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