Articles tagged the capstan shafts

The Best Indie Pop of 2008

There are many bands making music by their own means, on their own terms, enough so to be labeled “independent”. But in today’s music-industry climate, what does that independence mean?

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The Capstan Shafts: Environ Maiden

The Capstan Shafts' sophomore outing of lo-fi pop tunes is a no-brainer for fans of early Guided by Voices.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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