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The Best Albums of 2007
20 Dec 2007 // 5:00 PM

From tech house to Radiohead and Americana to indie and everything in between, PopMatters picks the best 60 albums of 2007.

Slipped Discs 2006
11 Jan 2007 // 3:01 PM

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

//Reviews

Governors Ball 2013: Mud, Music and Finding Yeezus (Photos)
14 Jun 2013 // 12:26 AM

Torrential rains on the first day caused Friday to end early and left the Governors Ball grounds very very muddy. But throughout the weekend, music from Kanye, Cut Copy and several other bands made trudging through the sloppy field worthwhile.

Beirut: 29 October 2011 - Austin, TX
20 Nov 2011 // 4:00 PM

Zach Condon listens to his bandmates with the keen ear of a conductor.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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