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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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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