Jayme Stone and Mansa Sissoko
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//Features

Part 2: Katzenjammer to Xiu Xiu
21 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

From Katzenjammer to Xiu Xiu, PopMatters presents our second batch of Slipped Discs, 40 great albums that didn't quite make our year-end list in 2008, but our writers thought belonged there.

//Columns

Happy-Go-Plucking
11 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

Steve Martin, Sufjan Stevens, and Kermit the Frog all know it and you should, too: the banjo is hands-down the coolest instrument out there.

//Reviews

Jayme Stone and Mansa Sissoko: Africa to Appalachia
1 Oct 2008 // 5:00 PM

The kora, with its lacelike and intricate patterns of notes, is the more attention-catching instrument, and you could easily forget that this album is a partnership and start to think of it as a Mansa Sissoko project.

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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