Articles tagged glen hansard

“Living and Breathing”: A Conversation With Glen Hansard

With a stellar new album out now, Glen Hansard expresses gratitude for the opportunities afforded to him by the success of Once, while at the same time has his eyes firmly set on the future.

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Glen Hansard: Didn’t He Ramble

So much of the dialogue in Didn’t He Ramble is filled with empathy and understanding, Hansard no longer lamenting heartache but encouraging the subject of his stories.

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Glen Hansard: It Was Triumph We Once Proposed… Songs of Jason Molina

A scant five songs, but amplified by a deep reservoir of emotion.

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Pearl Jam: 20 Years in the Rearviewmirror: 3 - 4 September 2011

Pearl Jam's great 20th Anniversary blowout festival was held in Alpine Valley.

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Modern Troubadours: Eddie Vedder + Glen Hansard: 18 June 2011 – Hartford

Vedder’s solo show brought a fantastic evening of solo ukulele songs and some Pearl Jam favorites to Hartford. However, as he shared his softer side, Vedder was occasionally outdone by a loud audience.

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Eddie Vedder: Ukulele Songs

Ukulele Songs shows us a Vedder with nothing to hide behind.

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Tribeca Film Festival 2011: ‘The Swell Season’ and ‘The Loving Story’

One great documentary is about a relationship that may eventually be forgotten, and another important documentary about a relationship which set a precedent on equal rights for marriage.

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The Swell Season + Josh Ritter: 19.Jan.2010 - NYC

Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner

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The Swell Season is Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova’s first album without the built-in emotional resonance that comes from the identification of character, plot,

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A Gallery of Good Works: The Best Films of 2007

From Julian Schnabel's artsy The Diving Bell and the Butterfly to the legendary Coen Brothers splendid adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country for Old Men, PopMatters counts down the 30 best films of 2007.

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6 Jan 2008 // 8:59 PM


A bittersweet but subtle musical, Once is well worth watching on DVD.

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1 Jun 2007 // 5:01 AM

Once (2006)

Once celebrates the complexity of artistry and relationships, using methods as remarkably simple as they are effective.

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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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