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The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 80-61
6 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
In this next segment of PopMatters' look back on the music of the 2000s, we examine works by British electronic pioneers, Americana legends, and Armenian metal provocateurs.
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 100-81
5 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
PopMatters' picks for the best albums of the 2000s begins with a series of albums that spans epic metal, ornate indie folk, and a terrifying work of electronic music.
Elliot Smith: Beyond the Persona
5 Oct 2014 // 9:05 PM
Leaving behind spectacle and sensation, Torment Saint offers a compassionate and measured portrayal of late singer-songwriter Elliott Smith.
Elliott Smith: An Introduction to...
3 Nov 2010 // 5:00 PM
An Introduction to... may well lead new listeners to Smith's back catalogue, but hopefully they won't stop where the compilation does.
Word Painting with Elliott Smith and Rufus Wainwright
21 Jul 2010 // 2:00 AM
“Word painting” is a technique in which the music of a song reflects or expands upon the meaning of the accompanying lyric. First used by
Elliott Smith - Roman Candle and From a Basement on the Hill (reissues / MP3s)
3 Mar 2010 // 1:00 AM
Kill Rock Stars completes its Elliott Smith re-issue program on 6 April with the re-release of the late singer-songwriter's first and last albums. The label has