Bowerbirds
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//Features

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for March
28 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters previews some of March's most compelling new releases, including works from the Magnetic Fields, Julia Holter, Bowerbirds, and more.

//Reviews

Bowerbirds: The Clearing
14 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM

Folk outfit Bowerbirds' third album flirts with jazz and rock without clouding the rustic simplicity that first put the band on the map.

Bowerbirds: Upper Air
4 Aug 2009 // 4:00 PM

Bowerbirds' approach hasn't changed much at all on their second album, but we're not complaining.

//Blogs

Bowerbirds - "Overcome With Light" (video)
7 Jun 2012 // 2:43 AM

Even at its brightest moments, such as the appropriately-titled “Overcome with Light”, The Clearing feels dark. Each track seems to emerge out of a deep dusk, and none can free themselves entirely of the shadows. But it is in the midst of this very shroud of sorrow that the album stands as a testament to hope. -- Emma H. Sundstrom

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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