Scott Branson
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Scott writes, plays music, and teaches literature in Amherst, Massachusetts.

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//Features

“It’s Kind of Funny What We Do”: Life on the Road with Sleepy Sun | 16 Jul 2012 // 6:15 PM

San Francisco’s Sleepy Sun tells how the loss of a vocalist made the band stronger and more secure on their new record that aims straight for the spine.

//Reviews

Night Moves: Colored Emotions | 16 Oct 2012 // 6:04 PM

Minneapolis trio debuts its glam take on Americana.

Tame Impala: Lonerism | 9 Oct 2012 // 6:06 PM

Tame Impala follow up their successful debut with songs of persistent devotion, turning the heavy-lidded repetition at their sonic core into a warming psychedelic mantra.

//Blogs

Bubbling Under the Top 75: Sharon Van Etten - 'Tramp' | 12 Dec 2012 // 6:00 AM

PopMatters spotlights a few additional 2012 albums that didn't quite crack the Best 75 list.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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