Matt James
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//Features

Ego Music: An Interview with the Pet Shop Boys | 9 Sep 2012 // 5:12 PM

With their lush new album just hitting ears now, Neil Tennant of synth-pop icons the Pet Shop Boys sits down with PopMatters to talk about performing at the Olympics, what went into their latest disc, and why the world "needed" that Adele album ...

Suede... Reintroducing the Band | 14 Jul 2011 // 4:00 PM

In the '90s, many were bigger, but few were better than Suede at their best, led by the dynamic duo of "glamly androgynous Dickensian whippet" Brett Anderson and "Danger High Voltage" whirlwind guitarist Bernard Butler. Just don't call 'em Britpop.

//Reviews

Death and Vanilla: To Where the Wild Things Are | 5 May 2015 // 6:40 AM

These Swedish pioneers' perilous voyage to where the "Wild" things are proves "Wild-ish" at best.

Marie Davidson: Un Autre Voyage | 20 Apr 2015 // 8:04 PM

Canadian Coldwave Queen's third heralds the rise of the machines. Quick hide!

//Blogs

Glass Graves' "Architecture". Can You Dig It? | 19 Nov 2010 // 1:45 AM

Names is for tombstones, baby.

Fancy a Free Taste of Liquid Vega? | 26 Oct 2010 // 2:40 AM

Free Four Track EP "LV" Available Now.

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St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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