Monday, August 4 2014
Arkells seem to exist solely on a plateau of their own, and that's what makes them so darn special.
Tuesday, July 22 2014
American Revolutionary wants to offer the appearance of revolution while anesthetizing any deeper understanding of the forces involved.
Friday, May 23 2014
PopMatters presents "Saturday Night", a wah-wah guitar-heavy tune by Liverpool-based rockers Familiar Looking Strangers.
Monday, May 5 2014
David H. Ikard's exploration of life in "post-racial" America leaves the reader with some interesting answers and even more interesting questions.
Thursday, April 24 2014
The frenetic Courtney Love is back, only this time she's using her solo name.
Friday, January 10 2014
With the outcome of Fisher v. University of Texas pending, the question of Affirmative Action looms over us. What is the future?
Thursday, December 26 2013
Hilton Als’ gift is his reinvention of famous figures, but from the angle of how well they succeeded or failed to confront white supremacy and privilege, or in their (in)abilities to give blacks a voice.
Wednesday, November 6 2013
Do you think NBC's flagship, iconic series is racist for not having any African-American women in its cast this season? Think again.
Monday, September 9 2013
A redrawing of black, gender and female sexual politics for the 21st century on this brilliantly realised album by one of the world's most innovative and important musicians.
Friday, September 6 2013
Made Up Mind is a brilliant throwback without ever truly sounding anachronistic.