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Thursday, September 4 2014

Twenty Years, Too Fast: ‘The Past Is a Grotesque Animal: A Film About Of Montreal’

The Past Is a Grotesque Animal takes a compelling, 20-year long story, and zips far too quickly through it.

Wednesday, June 19 2013

Mates of State: 15 June 2013 - Hamden, CT

Mates of State kick out the jams with a very small audience in their metaphorical Connecticut backyard, fresh off of three nights opening for The Postal Service in sizable arenas.

Monday, November 21 2011

The Hush Now: Memos

Boston quintet aims high on their shamelessly massive third LP.

Tuesday, October 11 2011

20 Questions: Casiokids’ Omar E. Johnsen

Ever have to turn in a term paper at the last second? While your band is on tour? The day before your back gives out? Well, Of Montreal-endorsed dance-rock group Casiokids know such pain, but share a great deal of wisdom and emotional depth in this fascinating 20 Questions feature . . .

Friday, June 10 2011

Lupe Fiasco calls President Obama a terrorist

Tuesday, March 15 2011

Girl Talk: 6 March 2011 - Chicago

It’s hard to walk away from a Girl Talk concert and not be a happy camper. Even better, once this party’s over, there are no beer cans to clean up before mom gets home.

Monday, January 24 2011

Cellos, Peaches, Cool Cufflinks: An Interview with Ra Ra Riot’s Alexandra Lawn

Recording their album in a peach field, unleashing secret Genesis influences, and more: speaking to PopMatters, Ra Ra Riot's Alexandra Lawn spills all about the recording of the group's acclaimed new album The Orchard ...

Wednesday, December 1 2010

Late Fall New Music Playlist

New releases plus a trip to a music festival gives plenty of options for a playlist

Wednesday, November 17 2010

Girl Talk: All Day

Girl Talk returns with a surprise (and free) new album of mash-up fervor, but the formula's wearing thin by now.

Monday, November 8 2010

Ra Ra Riot: 5 October 2010 - Chicago

Ra Ra Riot offers an originality that I haven’t heard in a long while; a kind of originality that makes the listener appreciate music on a new level.

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20 Questions: Casiokids (Sound Affects) [15.Jun.10]
James Husband: A Parallax I (Capsule Reviews) [7.Feb.10]
Brand New - Daisy (new album / stream) (Mixed Media) [30.Sep.09]
of Montreal + The Ruby Suns (Reviews) [2.Apr.09]
Of Montreal: Jon Brion Remix EP (Reviews) [23.Feb.09]
MP3 Quartet: J. Tillman and more (Mixed Media) [29.Jan.09]
20 Questions: Girl Talk (Sound Affects) [8.Jan.09]
Girl Talk (Reviews) [3.Dec.08]
Of Montreal: Skeletal Lamping (Reviews) [19.Oct.08]
Ra Ra Riot: The Rhumb Line (Reviews) [28.Aug.08]
Mercury Rev, Clinic, PAS/CAL… (Mixed Media) [18.Jul.08]
Life Savers: Girl Talk (Features) [16.Jul.08]
Girl Talk: Feed the Animals (Reviews) [22.Jun.08]
Various Artists: This is Next (Capsule Reviews) [30.Sep.07]
Ra Ra Riot: Ra Ra Riot EP (Capsule Reviews) [23.Jul.07]
Of Montreal: Icons, Abstract Thee (Capsule Reviews) [26.Jun.07]
COUNTERPOINT: Of Montreal (Reviews) [4.Apr.07]
Of Montreal (Reviews) [2.Apr.07]
Of Montreal: Satanic Twins (Capsule Reviews) [14.Jan.07]
Best Electronic Music of 2006 (Features) [10.Dec.06]
Lupe Fiasco: Food and Liquor (Reviews) [5.Nov.06]
Girl Talk: Night Ripper (Reviews) [20.Jun.06]
Of Montreal (Reviews) [4.May.04]
Of Montreal: Aldhills Arboretum (Reviews) [21.Oct.02]
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