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The Best 60 Albums of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2009, highlighted by a bevy of American indie rock juggernauts, the return of a hip-hop master, and a couple of the finest voices on the planet.

The Best Singles of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters kicks off our annual two-week-long best music of the year feature with the 50 best singles of 2009, highlighted by a trio of American indie rock headliners.


HEALTH: Death Magic
11 Aug 2015 // 8:30 PM

HEALTH's characteristic noise is upended by obscured pop aesthetics on their first LP in six years.

23 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

Noise-rock foursome gets the remix treatment for a second time, featuring work by Pictureplane, Small Black, and Tobacco. Oh, and there's this one new HEALTH original, too.


HEALTH - "We Are Water" (video)
11 Apr 2010 // 2:10 AM

PopMatters approved HEALTH has just released the latest video off their stellar 2009 full-length, Get Color.


Noise Band Health, As Anxious and Rude As Ever, Adjusts to a New Scene
6 Aug 2015 // 10:10 AM

Right when the band’s new album, Death Magic, could vault it past the LA underground and onto big new stages, it’s mocking the idea of changing to be more popular.


HEALTH - "We Are Water" (video) 11 Apr 2010 // 2:10 AM

//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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