Alistair Dickinson
PopMatters Associate Interviews Editor
Features // 10 Articles
Reviews // 33 Articles
Blogs // 16 Articles
//Features

Music 2.0: Breaking It Down with Bruce Houghton | 6 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters speaks with Hypebot.com creator Bruce Houghton about how bands can make the new music landscape work for them.

Lollapalooza 2010: Opportunity Knocks, Part One | 3 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

Lollapalooza is one of the biggest music festivals of the summer, but with 100-plus acts on the lineup, not everyone hitting the stage has the name-recognition of a Green Day or a Lady Gaga. In this two-part feature, PopMatters follows one band as it prepares for its first gig at an event that is expected to draw almost 100,000 excited music fans.

//Reviews

By Volume 8, That Big Ol' 'Family Guy" Has Grown Pretty Lazy | 29 Jul 2010 // 3:58 PM

Family Guy marches on, but more and more longtime fans are finding less reason to stay the course.

'Saturday Night Live: The Best of Tracy Morgan' Does Nothing to Alleviate Some Fears About Morgan | 14 Jul 2010 // 4:00 PM

This collection showcases an outdated show's attempts to effectively utilize a "crazy black guy" to produce laughs, and proves that 30 Rock is far more suitable for the task.

//Blogs

Blood and Thunder: Clutch Let the Rhythm Hit ‘Em!

// Sound Affects

"Mastodon may be American metal giants, but based on their Saskatchewan gig with Clutch, they could learn a thing or two from their cult favorite Maryland comrades.

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