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Monday, August 16 2010

Josh Ritter + Justin Townes Earle + Dawn Landes: 8 August 2010 - New York

Two young forces in Americana songwriting made for a pleasant Sunday night on Governor’s Island in New York Harbor.


Wednesday, December 24 2014

The Best Country Music of 2014

Take more than a quick glance at country music in 2014 and you'll see a varied landscape -- in terms of gender, age, experience and song content.


Tuesday, December 23 2014

The Best K-pop of 2014

Due to current events, 2014 was largely a rough year for K-pop. Still, these 15 songs represent the best K-pop had to offer this year, both inside and outside the mainstream.


Monday, December 22 2014

‘The Interview’ and Free Speech: A Plausible Alternative

Sony’s cancellation of the 25 December screening of The Interview may not be the free speech catastrophe that it's being made out to be.


Thursday, December 18 2014

How Digital Comics Changed the Way I Think About Print

There is no cloud storage for print, making the decision to recycle a bunch of my print comics qualitatively different from my decision to delete a book or title from my tablet.


‘The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress’ Is a Historical Mystery With Panache

The Wife, the Maid, and the Mistress is all about speakeasies, gangsters, glamour, and mystery. Best of all? The mystery is a true story.


Wednesday, December 17 2014

When Kendrick Lamar Hits NPR, We All Win

When everyone feels they can be an expert, how do you reassert your ownership over a topic? By waiting for its crossover moment.


Tuesday, December 16 2014

The Best Electronic Music of 2014

The most compelling electronic music of 2014 could be found in thoughtful experimentation and dancefloor-ready fun. But the ones who led the way tended to be pioneers who made their reputations doing just that.


Monday, December 15 2014

Free Speech Came of Age in ‘The Great Dissent’

Thomas Healy offers up a masterful psychological portrait of one of America’s great thinkers, one whose legal opinion would eventually shape free speech in America.


The Best Norteño and Banda Music of 2014

Beware: what follows may contain tubas. Also accordions, clarinets, canned gunfire, protest songs, dance songs, songs about roosters, songs about drug cartels, songs using drug cartels as metaphors to make the singers seem intimidating and/or awesome and/or "authentic", songs using roosters the same way, and amor.


The Best Album Re-Issues of 2014 (Features) [15.Dec.14]
The Best Hip-Hop of 2014 (Features) [12.Dec.14]
Abysmal Dawn: Obsolescence (Reviews) [11.Dec.14]
The Best Emo Albums of 2014 (Features) [11.Dec.14]
The Best Dance Singles of 2014 (Features) [10.Dec.14]
The Best Metal of 2014 (Features) [5.Dec.14]
ZOM: Flesh Assimilation (Reviews) [5.Dec.14]
Stalley: Ohio (Reviews) [5.Dec.14]
Vyc Vypyr: A Hero’s Grave Part One (Capsule Reviews) [4.Dec.14]
The Best Americana of 2014 (Features) [4.Dec.14]
The Cream of Cream: Their 10 Best Songs (Sound Affects) [3.Dec.14]
The Best Indie Pop of 2014 (Features) [3.Dec.14]
Skydiggers: Angels (Reviews) [3.Dec.14]
20 Questions: Jen Wood (Features) [2.Dec.14]
The Best Indie Rock of 2014 (Features) [2.Dec.14]
The 10 Best Flaming Lips Sci-Fi Songs (Sound Affects) [26.Nov.14]
Prawn: Settled EP (Capsule Reviews) [25.Nov.14]
Andy Stott: Faith in Strangers (Reviews) [25.Nov.14]
The Bug vs Earth: Boa / Cold (Reviews) [25.Nov.14]
Parkay Quarts: Content Nausea (Reviews) [25.Nov.14]
Restorations: LP3 (Reviews) [25.Nov.14]
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