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Part 2: From Handsome Furs to Oneida
25 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

Slipped Discs continues with hip-hop royalty, a genre-busting classical quartet, the future of soul music, an Americana demigod and many more. All records that missed our top 60 list last year.


Islands: Ski Mask
6 Oct 2013 // 8:03 PM

For his follow-up to the excellent A Sleep and a Forgetting, Nick Thorburn returns to more quirky indie-pop fare. Kind of.

Islands: A Sleep & A Forgetting
28 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Islands have made their first "heartbreak" album, influenced by classic soul and doo-wop sounds.


Islands - "No You Don't" (video)
5 Jan 2010 // 2:01 AM

Continuing a long tradition of women getting their big break in music videos (Alicia Silverstone, Tawny Kitaen, etc), Michael Cera, a hot up-and-coming actor making

Islands - Vapours (new album / MP3)
25 Aug 2009 // 3:01 AM

Islands Vapours (Anti-) Releasing: 22 September The Montreal indie band returns this fall with their third full-length album. Jamie Thompson rejoins former bandmate Nick Diamonds on

//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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