Friendly Fires
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Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 3 Articles

Part 1: AmpLive to Damien Jurado
20 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

From AmpLive to Damien Jurado, PopMatters offers up the first batch of Slipped Discs, 40 great albums that didn't quite make our year-end list in 2008, but our writers thought belonged there.


Friendly Fires: 10 June 2011 - Hollywood
6 Jul 2011 // 4:00 PM

Though the trio of disco-punk kings known as Friendly Fires aren’t yet a household name, the boys are rock stars of the finest sense.

Friendly Fires: Pala
22 May 2011 // 4:30 PM

The dumb joy of Friendly Fires’s ecstatic celebration should be more than enough though to sustain those who are wise enough to not confuse this for anything other than a pop album.


Friendly Fires Release Video for "Hurting"
13 Nov 2011 // 11:41 PM

It's November and the compiling of year-end lists is in full effect. Pity then that Friendly Fires waited until the month of eschewing the new

Friendly Fires + The Naked and Famous + Cults - Live at SummerStage in Central Park
9 Aug 2011 // 11:04 PM

On record, Friendly Fires are a kinetic blend of dance rhythms, massive washes of synthesizers and guitars and the blue-eyed soul yelps of frontman Ed Macfarlane. Live, however, they’re even better, a frenzy of motion from which the noise escapes.

//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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