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Monday, May 17 2010

Pearly Gate Music: Pearly Gate Music

Pearly Gate Music offers an interesting mix of different styles and genres of low-fi, almost garage-y music, but like a cake mix stirred up with an inexact blend of the proper ingredients, it comes off a little bit lumpy at times.


Monday, May 10 2010

Univox: Univox

Univox will take listeners back to the days when they were so over the Sex Pistols but hadn't quite found R.E.M.


Monday, April 19 2010

Hard Work: An Interview With Shout Out Louds

While roaming the streets of Stockholm, Shout Out Louds’ Adam Olenius talks about their new album Work, the effort the band put into it and their passionate new producer, as well as their views on television performances and the Olympics.


Wednesday, March 24 2010

SXSW 2010: But Can It Be Monetized?

After five days of sun, beer, panel discussions and performances from sun up 'til sun up, what have we learned? Brand yourself, exploit social media, and make some music once in a while.


Tuesday, March 16 2010

Bipolar Explorer: 2.Mar.10 - New York

Lauching the Annie O. Concert Series, Bipolar Explorer played a rooftop set at New York's Cooper Square Hotel.


Monday, October 26 2009

CMJ 2009: Day 4 - Slang Chickens + Surfer Blood + Crystal Antlers

The CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival invades New York City this week. Here's the latest from PopMatters' writers on the beat.


Wednesday, September 23 2009

Rubik: Dada Bandits

Dada Bandits rolls up the last five years or so of indie rock into one tight little album.


Thursday, June 25 2009

Weinland: Breaks in the Sun

This Portland indie band's second album proves they can wing it in the studio and walk away with an album on par with their more calculated material.


Wednesday, June 17 2009

Viva Voce: Rose City

Despite a few mix-tape worthy moments, the band's fifth indie-pop full-length is one of its weakest-overall efforts yet.


Tuesday, January 20 2009

The Longwalls: Field Guide For The Zombie Survivalist

It could be the soundtrack to your next post-apocalyptic made for TV movie, but, outside of the ironic horror genre faithful, this album will not make much of an impact.


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