Dirty Beaches
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Listening Ahead: Upcoming Releases for May 2013
2 May 2013 // 5:14 PM

Get the scoop on the latest albums by Vampire Weekend, Savages, and Deerhunter, as well as an extensive list of May's new releases.

Slipped Discs 2011 - Part 1: From 13Ghosts to Friendly Fires
30 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

The three-day 2011 edition of Slipped Discs -- where we feature great albums that missed our Best Albums of 2011 -- kicks off with Akron/Family's most experimental work, Kate Bush's sound poetry, the stunning Anna Calvi, the brilliant hip-hop of Drake, and many more.


Dirty Beaches: Drifters / Love Is the Devil
18 Jun 2013 // 5:04 PM

Journeys like those on Drifters/Love Is the Devil are never easy ones on the artist or the listener, but, then again, the whole point of Dirty Beaches' music is to explore paths that are harder to travel.

Dirty Beaches: Badlands
10 Apr 2011 // 4:00 PM

A debut album that recalls the work of David Lynch and Wong Kar-Wai, Dirty Beaches' Badlands is a noir-pop melodrama on which Alex Zhang Hungtai takes his anti-hero star turn.

//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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