Damien Jurado
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 10 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 5 Articles
//Features

The Best Albums of 2014
22 Dec 2014 // 8:10 AM

From Polish black metal to mind-blowing progressive R&B and electronic music, 2014's best albums certainly have something for everyone.

Listening Ahead: Anticipated Releases for Early 2014
9 Jan 2014 // 9:14 PM

As the record release schedule wakes up from its year-end hibernation, so too does "Listening Ahead" to cover a strong slate of eagerly anticipated early 2014 albums.

//Reviews

Damien Jurado: Visions of Us on the Land
7 Apr 2016 // 9:10 PM

A culmination of his stoner tryptich with fellow merry prankster Richard Swift, a spiritual narrative on getting lost to become found.

Damien Jurado: Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son
20 Jan 2014 // 9:06 PM

Damien Jurado has created an album at least in part about the processes of artistic creation and interpretation -- temporary earths that point to something eternal.

//Blogs

Damien Jurado - "Exit 353" (Singles Going Steady)
20 Jan 2016 // 9:43 AM

Country noir, crime and poverty. The music serves the narrative well and captures what it feels like to be trapped by life and the relief of the open road.

Bubbling Under the Top 75: Damien Jurado - 'Maraqopa'
13 Dec 2012 // 4:00 AM

PopMatters spotlights a few additional 2012 albums that didn't quite crack the Best 75 list.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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