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Tuesday, May 28 2013

Tricky: False Idols

False Idols carries the credibility of a survivor, and is looking back honestly at the damage left by his journey.


Monday, January 28 2013

Nicolette - “Fascination”

Electronic-pop chanteuse Nicolette bounces back with the life-affirming funk of her newest, ear-pleasing single.


Friday, October 14 2011

The Album That Changed Everything: Massive Attack’s ‘Blue Lines’

Even now with all our understanding and acceptance of genre-mashing, Massive Attack’s opening salvo remains as bold and eclectic, as utterly assured a musical message as it was upon release.


Wednesday, September 14 2011

15 Landmark Dance Tracks from 1991

As a precursor to PopMatters' upcoming retrospective on music in 1991, Sound Affects takes at look at 15 pivotal tracks from the year where dance music's potential to amaze seemed boundless.


Friday, September 9 2011

Counterbalance: Year One

In this special one-year anniversary edition of Counterbalance, Eric Klinger and Jason Mendelsohn discuss their first year combing through the pop music canon (as determined by Acclaimed Music's calculations of every best-of list available), share a few favorites, and justify a couple items on their expense account.


Friday, May 6 2011

Counterbalance No. 32: Massive Attack’s ‘Blue Lines’

For the 32nd edition of Counterbalance, Mendelsohn and Klinger sang about the sun and danced among the trees. As a result they very nearly missed their deadline. Nevertheless, their take on Massive Attack's 1991 trip-hop masterpiece is next.


Wednesday, April 28 2010

You Better Mind: An Interview with Sam Amidon

What do R. Kelly, bacon sandwiches, and a land-surfing Jesus have in common? They all make up a part of Sam Amidon's world, and with his stunning sophomore disc just out, he tells PopMatters all about it ...


Monday, April 19 2010

It’s All Good: An Interview with Daddy G of Massive Attack

When not sickened with the United Kingdom turning into Big Brother, excited by the possibilities of YouTube, or stunned by their nationwide artwork banning, Daddy G of Massive Attack is more than happy to be back into the fold than ever before, and he tells PopMatters all about it.


Sunday, February 7 2010

Massive Attack: Heligoland

The Bristol downtempo legends return. Still attacking. Only now, less massive.


Thursday, February 4 2010

Massive Attack - “Splitting the Atom” (video)


Beth Orton + Sam Amidon: 17.Jan.2010 - NYC (Notes from the Road) [18.Jan.10]
Portishead (Artists) [10.Apr.09]
Slipped Discs 2006 (Features) [11.Jan.07]
Peeping Tom: Peeping Tom (Reviews) [31.May.06]
Massive Attack: Collected (Reviews) [27.Apr.06]
Beth Orton (Reviews) [18.Apr.06]
Massive Attack: 100th Window (Reviews) [17.Jun.03]
Beth Orton (Reviews) [4.Sep.02]
Beth Orton (Reviews) [27.Jun.02]
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