Devo
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//Features

Are We Not New Wave?: Modern Pop at the Turn of the 1980s
21 Jul 2011 // 9:55 PM

In the early '80s, new wave’s most successful acts -- groups like the Cars, the Police, the Talking Heads, and newcomers the Go-Go’s -- had established themselves among the upper echelon of critically acclaimed and top-selling rock artists.

The Innovators
29 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

Sometimes changing the course of modern music can be surprisingly easy. Though their names may not be laced in the stars right next to Sinatra and Dylan, these mavericks will always be remembered for breaking boundaries, stretching the definitions of genres, and rewriting what the very notion of a "pop song" is.

//Reviews

CBGB Music Festival: New York - 12 October 2014 (Photos)
10 Nov 2014 // 11:00 PM

Perry Farrell's antics during the Jane's Addiction CBGB Festival set were probably more wild than one would expect in tourist friendly Times Square.

'Devo: The Men Who Make the Music/Butch Devo and the Sundance Gig': Punk and Progressive
9 Sep 2014 // 8:09 PM

If you've never been a Devo fan, this DVD will give you all the reason you need to remedy the situation.

//Blogs

Devo Hits the Media Circuit in Support of New Album
17 Jun 2010 // 12:29 AM

With their first album in 20 years, proto new-wavers Devo are hitting the promo circuit hard and stopping by to play for the equally geeky Stephen

Verse-Chorus-Verse: The Mutant Blues of Devo and James Blood Ulmer
28 Feb 2010 // 7:45 PM

Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.

//News

Devo Evolves: Once-Futuristic Hitmakers Might Be Right on Time
6 Jul 2010 // 1:40 AM

"We grappled with the [record] industry the first time around, but now it gave us this glimmer of hope that we could do something new and interesting instead of being pontificated to by people that controlled the faucet."

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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