Freeden Oeur

Freeden is a graduate student in sociology. He lives in Oakland, CA. A former sixth grade teacher in Philadelphia, he once took some of his students to a Dizzee Rascal concert. They met the rapper after the show and found his accent perplexing.

Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 22 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Features

Technicolor Revelations: A Conversation with Jon Lindsay | 18 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

The talented new singer-songwriter chatted with PopMatters about his affinity for storytelling and collecting keyboards, and what inspired his debut LP, a collection of power pop songs that shine from Chicago to Charlotte.

No More Trouble: An Interview with the Concretes | 21 Feb 2011 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters chatted with guitarist Daniel Värjö about moving on without Victoria Bergsman, the band's new disco grooves, and musical influences ranging from Anthony Russell to My Morning Jacket.

//Reviews

The Soft Hills: The Bird Is Coming Down to Earth | 12 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Psych-folk quartet's LP intrigues some, but frustrates more.

Tycho: Dive | 23 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

Scott Hansen's third full-length is more than just a soundtrack to his own dazzling graphic art. It's one of the best electronic releases of 2011.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Moving Pixels Podcast Becomes the 'Beholder'

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to think that we would never be complicit with the dictates of an authoritarian regime, but Beholder reveals how complicated such choices can become.

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