Beachwood Sparks
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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for June
30 May 2012 // 5:00 PM

It used to be that the coming of summer meant that the album release schedule was on its way to a vacation until the fall. That’s definitely not the case this month.


Beachwood Sparks: Desert Skies
8 Jan 2014 // 8:05 PM

Despite some solid moments, the interest in Desert Skies, Beachwood Sparks' long hidden debut, is mostly about setting context for later, far better albums.

Beachwood Sparks: The Tarnished Gold
26 Jun 2012 // 5:06 PM

Beachwood Sparks are back after a decade, with The Tarnished Gold, which resumes as if no time had passed, a fitting statement for a band that recreates the sounds from a bygone era, when psychedelia and country music cross-pollinated at the end of the ‘60s.

//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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