Thursday, December 17 2009
PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2009, highlighted by a bevy of American indie rock juggernauts, the return of a hip-hop master, and a couple of the finest voices on the planet.
Tuesday, December 8 2009
We got it all in 2009. The stuff right here -- this is singing, this is songwriting. It lives, it breathes, and it bites. Hard.
Thursday, January 30 2014
Callahan's dub version of his 2013 masterpiece Dream River is interesting but never enchanting like its predecessor.
Monday, May 2 2011
Bill Callahan makes a record best experienced in the desert sun, worn leather boots on your feet and a lump in your throat.
Sunday, July 19 2009
Bill Callahan’s ballads are the stuff of empty beer bottles and midnight brooding.
Thursday, April 16 2009
As if in an attempt to gain the attributes of the album’s namesake bird, the songs on Eagle feel like they’re rising on thermals, shifting and soaring effortlessly where the wind takes them. And occasionally they dive right for your throat.
Tuesday, October 2 2007
Free of his smog. moniker, Bill Callahan searches for new ground on which to lay his guitar and shaker. The question: can he survive the search, and, if he does, is there any uncharted land left?
Thursday, May 12 2011
Vice just premiered Bill Callahan's new video for "Riding for the Feeling" off the ominously titled new alnum, Apocalypse. Earlier this month, PopMatters' Corey Beasley