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Monday, August 11 2014

Some Assembly Is Required for Reading ‘Boston Mob’

At times, Mark Songini stretches ideas beyond their breaking point, making the reader reassemble them with Krazy Glue and chicken wire.


Friday, August 8 2014

Wond’ring Aloud: A Conversation with Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson

As the creative mastermind behind Jethro Tull, Ian Anderson is often considered one of the most distinct musicians of the past 50 years.


Thursday, August 7 2014

‘The Purge’: Lawful, But Not Helpful

By grounding the violence of his barely veiled speculative fiction in the here-and-now, James DeMonaco risks inciting an audience beyond the walls of the cinema.


Another Jewel in the Crown: An Interview with Ruby’s Lesley Rankine

After more than a decade on hiatus, Ruby returns with another set of intriguing, thought-provoking tunes. Lesley Rankine speaks with PopMatters about the return.


Wednesday, August 6 2014

Remembering Michael Johns

PopMatters takes a look back on the music of the all-too-soon departed Michael Johns, an Idol in the truest sense of the word.


Don’t Open That Door! #61: The Aztec Mummy aka La Momia Azteca (1957)

This week on our ongoing field guide to 1950s horror and sci-fi movies and the creatures that inhabit them: things get spicy south of the border in The Aztec Mummy, known to Telemundo viewers as La Momia Azteca


‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Out-Whedons ‘The Avengers’

What makes James Gunn's scruffier and un-spandex'd band of reluctant heroes so appealing is how they approximate the good-hearted rogues on the raggedy charm of space westerns like Whedon’s own "Firefly".


Blast Shadows

The atomic bombing of Hiroshima forever altered popular culture, and the earliest traces of that tectonic shift can be found in an obscure government report and newsreel about the event.


Thrift Shop: Finding Balance in the Free-to-Play Game Market

Hearthstone offers a Free-to-Play model that Candy Crush Saga and Tetris Blitz have only claimed to do.


Tuesday, August 5 2014

Immigrant Union - “Alison” (video) (Premiere)

Check out the latest video from the Southern-tinged indie group Immigrant Union, "Alison", featuring the Dandy Warhols' Brent DeBoer.


K-Pop Roundup - July 2014 (Sound Affects) [5.Aug.14]
Sexism, Sanity, and Motives (Short Ends and Leader) [4.Aug.14]
Arkells: High Noon (Reviews) [4.Aug.14]
Bleachers: Strange Desire (Reviews) [1.Aug.14]
The Architecture of War in ‘King and Country’ (Short Ends and Leader) [31.Jul.14]
Living and Dying for Silent Film (Columns) [29.Jul.14]
Cardinal: Cardinal (reissue) (Reviews) [23.Jul.14]
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