Wednesday, April 24 2013
From classic stalker hits to contemporary indie, PopMatters presents stalker hits that will make you laugh, shiver, and lock your doors. Maroon 5, get away from that beauty queen of only 18.
Thursday, October 27 2011
Both instant gratification and an acquired taste, Panic of Girls finds Blondie as unpredictable as ever.
Tuesday, March 30 2010
SXSW conference attendees took a workmanlike “how-to” approach to discussing new revenue streams, replacing the “what do we do now?” tone of recent years.
Tuesday, January 19 2010
Koo Koo (1981) and Def, Dumb & Blonde (1989) find Deborah Harry breaking convention and aiming for that elusive hit.
Wednesday, July 2 2008
Make no mistake, Parallel Lines is a classic album, but Capitol has sunk to new lows on this seriously flawed Deluxe Collector's Edition.
Monday, October 15 2007
Record Mirror called Debbie Harry's KooKoo "riveting". Smash Hits called it "dull". PopMatters speaks with the man behind a notoriously misunderstood album and why listeners didn't even remove the shrink-wrap.
Sunday, October 14 2007
The doyenne of New York's downtown scene gets "dirty and deep" with her fifth solo album. Harry talks to PopMatters and we offer a guide to her solo years.
Thursday, June 28 2007
Almost half a million YouTube views later, Blondie's Eat to the Beat video receives a long awaited release on DVD with (yet another) remastered CD.
Friday, May 5 2006
Listening to all these songs in a row provides a reminder of what a great band Blondie was in its heyday, blessed with well-constructed songs, powerful vocals, concise playing, and great production.