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The Best New Artists of 2012
16 Dec 2012 // 4:20 PM

The best new artists of 2012 have remade R&B for the new century, pushed eclectic art-rock in new directions, and kept indie rock and hip-hop strong.

The Best Indie-Pop of 2012
5 Dec 2012 // 4:12 PM

Writing about the best indie-pop seems inherently an individualized, personal experience -- but that is fitting for a type of music that on one level seems more person-oriented than mass-movement-oriented.


Advance Base: A Shut-In's Prayer
18 Jul 2012 // 5:01 PM

This isn't the sound of giving up, but rather the sound of pushing forward -- for these characters and for Owen Ashworth as a songwriter. And both futures seem bright.


Advance Base - "My Love For You Is Like a Puppy Underfoot" (audio)
21 Aug 2015 // 3:30 AM

Owen Ashworth's latest achieves the right mix of eccentricity and pop sensibility.

//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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