Amy LaVere
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The Best Americana of 2007
17 Dec 2007 // 2:59 PM

If 2007 didn't invite any gripping controversies, it was certainly filled with competitive comparisons -- between young and old, past and present, and among splintered factions -- and both surprising hits and disappointing misses. All in all, a dynamic and at times resurgent year for the broad scope of Americana.


Amy LaVere: Stranger Me
24 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

LaVere captures the bizarre spirit of Memphis's past and evokes the music of the black and white era (both in terms of movies and race) that has an edge of danger mixed with cheap sex.

Amy LaVere: Anchors & Anvils
13 Jun 2007 // 5:00 PM

If you can find a better opening song anywhere, then I'll eat the hat of your choice.


Amy LaVere - "Killing Him" (video)
3 Feb 2009 // 12:30 AM

Back in 2006, Roger Holland raved about Amy Lavere's This World Is Not My Home, calling it "one of the best albums of 2006". Here she is

//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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