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The Best Progressive Rock of 2014
26 Dec 2014 // 4:18 AM

From idiosyncratic tales of dastardly aliens to concept albums about a mysterious demon, prog maintained its reputation for eclecticism in 2014.

Slipped Discs 2006
11 Jan 2007 // 2:01 PM

PopMatters' writers share their favorite albums that no one else, including their colleagues, noticed.


Amplifier: Echo Street
3 Jun 2013 // 5:03 PM

There's a lot of expectations surrounding Echo Street, the new album from highly regarded UK progressive rock act Amplifier. However, fans anticipating anything particularly venturesome are set for a surprise.

//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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