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Thursday, April 28 2011

Dancing Till the World Ends: Why Does Contemporary Pop Love War?

The Europop renaissance in Top 40 music has ushered in a peculiar fascination with the sounds, smells and visions of war. Seeing pop as a kind of warfare, or warfare in pop, provides a psychic escape for the listener.


Reviews

Wednesday, May 21 2014

Toumani Diabaté and Sidiki Diabaté: Toumani & Sidiki

A father and son treat listeners to an album that took 700 years to make and subtly make an important statement about the nature and resilience of culture.


Tuesday, December 11 2012

Bruno Mars: Unorthodox Jukebox

Bruno Mars presents songs with an edge and some soul to go with all the heart and cuteness.


Blogs

Wednesday, December 4 2013

Midas Touch: Succumbing to the Allure of Bruno Mars' "Treasure"

As I consider the music of the past year, I find a newfound admiration and affection for an '80s throwback I had discounted months ago.


News

Thursday, August 4 2011

The hits just keep coming for pop’s stylish wunderkind Bruno Mars

MINNEAPOLIS — Bruno Mars, pop's most dangerous quintuple threat, is accustomed to juggling. On a recent day, he was spending his first day in a recording


Wednesday, May 11 2011

Bruno Mars launches rhythm-based iPhone app

Fans of Bruno Mars can now play along with the Grammy award winner in a new rhythm-based iPhone and iPod game. "Bruno Mars Revenge," released


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