Articles tagged real emotional trash

18 Dec 2008 // 11:00 PM

The Best Albums of 2008

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.

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Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks hit the road (if not the Pavement)

“Of all my stoned digressions,” Stephen Malkmus sings on his new album, “Some have mutated into the truth/Not a spoof.” Those are the first

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Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks: Real Emotional Trash

Long meandering jams coalesce into Stephen Malkmus' heaviest, most classic rock-influenced Jicks album yet, but where are the songs?

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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