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The 75 Best Songs of 2013
2 Jan 2014 // 7:59 PM
From the electro-dance of Daft Punk, Disclosure and Rudimental and the boundary-pushing R&B of Janelle Monae and John Newman to the warm sounds of Americana blossoming into the hippest sounds in American music and the always-compelling Kanye West, PopMatters counts down 2013's 75 best songs.
The Artists of the Year: 2013 Edition
26 Dec 2013 // 8:14 PM
It was a year of thrilling comebacks from legends like My Bloody Valentine and David Bowie as well the launch of major new talents like Lorde and Kacey Musgraves. These artists had the biggest impact on the shape of music in 2013.
11 Jun 2013 // 5:06 PM
Unpretentious, rich, and emotionally devastating, Sunbather is a marvel of an album that sounds like the product of a band far beyond Deafheaven’s years.
Russian Circles + Deafheaven + Enemies: 28 April 2012 - Dublin
15 May 2012 // 5:00 PM
The dynamos of instrumental disorder – Russian Circles, debut in Dublin. Possessing the power to run rings around their instrumental contemporaries, tonight Russian Circles push their foreboding sound onward with impressive style.
Commercial bond between bands and brands is deepening
4 Dec 2014 // 9:00 AM
Pop star Katy Perry, whose stage garb has included a bra that shoots whipped cream, is not generally known as the less-is-more type.