Wednesday, October 26 2011
Group follows debut album espousing the wonders of African pop music with sophomore album espousing the wonders of turning African pop music into background party noise.
Tuesday, April 13 2010
Tinariwen paid a visit to Brooklyn's Bell House this past February.
Friday, December 11 2009
We've unveiled our 50 best singles of the year, but that's not really a lot of songs. So, here are others bubbling just under that 50 mark.
Sunday, November 29 2009
Rising Afropop titans Fool's Gold are bringing a unique cultural heritage to rock music: singing in Hebrew, changing their lineup with virtually every performance, and having one hell of a time shattering conventions ...
Thursday, October 22 2009
The CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival invades New York City this week. Here's the latest from PopMatters' writers on the beat.
Wednesday, August 5 2009
Wednesday, January 14 2009
There's bad, and then there's 2008 level bad. You know this list is looking down into a deep dark bottomless pit of cinematic despair when Mike Myers' shameful Love Guru didn't even make the Top 20!
Monday, March 31 2008
Tongue-in-cheek, mirror-ball decadence from art-punk-disco-glam instigator Cody Critcheloe. Fool's Gold is almost as smart as it is dirty.
Friday, February 8 2008
In fact, Fool's Gold is pretty much bereft of bright spots.
Sunday, January 1 1995