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//Features

The Most Disappointing Albums of 2011
13 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM

The selections on this list aren't necessarily bad albums -- some actually happen to be among the most critically acclaimed of this year. In some cases, it's just that the albums weren't what fans were expecting, and in others, they were exactly what they were expecting.

Funeral Songs: The Music of 'Six Feet Under'
3 Nov 2011 // 5:00 PM

Two specific sequences from two separate episodes of Six Feet Under illustrate the show's complex and sophisticated use of popular music as both dramatic dramatic device and cultural signifier.

//Reviews

Made in America Festival 2015
19 Oct 2015 // 4:43 AM

Even though it is on Labor Day and it is called “Made in America", this fest has nothing to do with manufacturing jobs. Instead, this is Jay Z’s vision of a new – or renewed – sense of patriotism.

Death Cab for Cutie: Kintsugi
30 Mar 2015 // 9:06 PM

This isn't the sound of "indie rock", nor is it "dad rock". This is "obligation rock", a forced brand of music that exists just because it has to.

//Blogs

Death Cab for Cutie - "Good Help (Is So Hard To Find)" (Singles Going Steady)
15 Apr 2016 // 5:45 AM

Complete with the requisite soaring chorus and unobtrusive guitar lines, this is a comfortable, paint-by-numbers Ben Gibbard song.

Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)
22 May 2015 // 11:11 AM

Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

//News

Death Cab for Cutie rides a crest of creativity
14 Oct 2008 // 9:22 PM

Death Cab for Cutie fans indulged front man Ben Gibbard when he embarked on his solo tour last year, but now he's back in his

Seattle indie band Death Cab for Cutie is now big business with No. 1 album
2 Jun 2008 // 11:15 PM

For long time followers of Death Cab for Cutie, the news was a pleasantly unexpected sock to the tender-hearted jaw, just as it was for

//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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