Mark Desrosiers
Features // 10 Articles
Columns // 8 Articles
Reviews // 65 Articles

Almost Heaven (Once) | 22 Sep 2005 // 8:00 PM

A thing from the past, like the Rockies, but not as grand.

Best Music of 2003 | Mark Desrosiers | 21 Dec 2003 // 7:00 PM


Bigmouth Strikes Again: Eight Mistakes that Music Critics Make | 18 Mar 2003 // 7:00 PM

We rock critics should have leathery skins and sore throbbing eardrums and calloused typing fingers, and we should accept little in return but the possibility of more great new tunes coming our way.

On Fire Like Old Dry Garbage | 14 Jan 2003 // 4:00 PM

He was an over-saturated, pungent, weed-choked swamp of words.


Danielia Cotton: Rare Child | 4 Jun 2008 // 6:00 PM

My hope is that Cotton will become a reverse Rod Stewart -- starting out bland and commercial and then getting looser, more intuitive, and riskier as her career goes on.

The Lady Tigra: Please Mr. Boombox | 28 Jan 2008 // 3:59 PM

Call it Pinkberry music, or call it electroclash: either way, it's great stuff.

//Mixed media

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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