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The Natural Order: An Interview With Dave Heumann of Arbouretum
1 May 2011 // 5:30 PM

With a spiritually-engaged, elementally-fuzzed guitar aesthetic that sounds like a collaboration between Neil Young and Jimi Hendrix, Arbouretum’s Dave Heumann has found a rhythm over the course of three albums. Now with his fourth, The Gathering, he adds a new influence to the mix, the pioneering psychoanalyst Carl Jung.

Slipped Discs 2007
22 Jan 2008 // 3:01 PM

PopMatters' annual tradition of offering up its Slipped Discs picks continues with the biggest installment to date. These are the albums our writers just loved, but missed our enormous top 60 albums list late last year.


Arbouretum: Coming out of the Fog
31 Jan 2013 // 4:03 PM

This artistic vision has more structure, and probably a more sensible formal approach, but it can't quite carry the songs.

Arbouretum: Song of the Pearl
11 Jun 2009 // 4:00 PM

Arbouretum's third album is an earthy record with dirt under its fingernails, and eyes always fixed firmly on the horizon.


Arbouretum - "Down by the Fall Line" (video)
2 Apr 2009 // 12:00 AM

The new video, "Down by the Fall Line", from Arbouretum's Song of the Pearl was directed by Joseph Cashiola and it's a somber black and

//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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