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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for June 2013
30 May 2013 // 6:14 PM

Get the early word on anticipated new albums by Camera Obscura, Smith Westerns, and Eleanor Friedberger, as well as a listing of June's releases.

The Best 60 Albums of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

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.


Camera Obscura: 4AD Session
12 Jun 2014 // 6:30 AM

There simply isn't enough to make this installment in the 4AD Session series more than just a mild curiosity.

Camera Obscura: Desire Lines
4 Jun 2013 // 6:06 PM

Tracyanne Campbell doesn’t have the feeling of “French Navy” inside of her anymore, and four years on, her songs aren’t about the solace of romance or even the thrill of it.


Camera Obscura - "Troublemaker" (video)
8 Nov 2013 // 5:30 AM

Dreary, sweet, sci-fi and twee.

Camera Obscura + Belle and Sebastian - 11-12 July 2013
19 Jul 2013 // 3:00 AM

Two of Glasgow's finest bands tour the U.S.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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