Articles tagged mark kozelek

7 Jul 2015 // 9:06 AM

PopTalk: Can You Separate Art From the Artist?

When it comes to enjoying great art made by not-so-great people, where can you reasonably draw the line?

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Sun Kil Moon: Universal Themes

The contrast between Mark Kozelek's native Ohio and his globetrotting career has always been in his music, but on Universal Themes, that dichotomy is one of the strongest throughout.

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Sun Kil Moon: Third and Seneca EP

Sun Kil Moon closed 2014 with a quiet and unassuming reissue.

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Mark Kozelek: Sings Christmas Carols

For those ready to consider the the real meaning of Christmas rather than the crass commercial aspect, this is the holiday record for you.

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7 Feb 2014 // 2:06 AM

Sun Kil Moon: Benji

The brilliantly-crafted sixth studio album from the celebrated indie folk troubadour might possibly be the most beautifully candid record he has recorded under the Sun Kil Moon guise or any nom de plume.

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Mark Kozelek & Desertshore: Mark Kozelek & Desertshore

Lesser known Kozelek alumni Desertshore basically play the Band to Kozelek's Dylan, but with an unadorned, straightforward lyrical stance. This eponymous collaboration proves satisfying in unexpected ways.

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Sun Kil Moon: Admiral Fell Promises

"Up here in the air / I'm just mumbling at the clouds / Wanting to be known / While I pass along the hours". Well mumbled indeed, Mark. Well mumbled indeed.

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Various Artists: Yo Gabba Gabba!

The Roots, the Ting Tings, the Aquabats, and Mark Kozelek are just a few of the indie-luminaries that contribute new songs to this ... Nick Jr. kids show soundtrack?

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“There’s Never Anything Planned”: An Interview With Mark Kozelek

Sun Kil Moon and Red House Painters' Mark Kozelek explains his unlikely inspiration, reflects on aging, and chooses beauty over catharsis.

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1 Apr 2008 // 10:01 PM

Sun Kil Moon: April

With his first album of new material in over five years, Mark Kozelek winds up playing to his strengths and offering little innovation on his trademark acoustic yearnings.

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17 Jun 2005 // 12:00 AM

Ex-Red House Painters front-man, literally, plays to the mall crowd. Reverent silence abounds...

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31 Dec 1994 // 10:03 PM

	Mark Kozelek: Rock ‘N’ Roll Singer

I’ve always been bit put off of folksingers. Let me qualify that: I’ve always been suspicious of their straight-faced earnestness. I’ve alway

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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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