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The Best Albums of 2008
18 Dec 2008 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.

East and West: World Music in 2006
11 Dec 2006 // 2:01 PM

From Thailand to Tanzania, from France to Cuba and Romania: Deanne Sole's wrap-up of the year's best world music trips the globe fantastic.


Camille: Music Hole
8 May 2008 // 5:00 PM

Infectious, irreverent and playful, Camille's vocal dexterity is more compelling than her comedy.

Camille: Le Fil
4 Jul 2006 // 6:00 PM

As far as pseudo-a cappella experimental pop albums go, Le Fil is undeniably excellent.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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