Found Genres

5 Dec 2006 // 8:00 PM

Shoebox Electronics

Eschewing gentle, ambient electronics for disruptive, non-musical noise, these albums turn the intimacy of bedroom folk against itself.

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29 Oct 2006 // 10:00 PM


Where's the black female presence in rock music? Cast aside music industry preconceptions and you'll find it.

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10 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

The Royal We

Multitracked heroism or egomaniacal self-indulgence? This first of series of features on the idiosyncratic genres we invent for ourselves as listeners looks at what happens to musical geniuses when the studio becomes their most virtuosic instrument.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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