Karen Dalton
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Karen Dalton: In My Own Time
24 Jul 2007 // 4:59 PM

Just as the ambiguous details surrounding Nick Drake's death led people to exhaustively make his sorrow sacred, Karen Dalton was soul country's undiscovered Ophelia.

Best Reissues of 2006
22 Dec 2006 // 2:00 PM

At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 20 reissues of 2006. Stay tuned tomorrow and Thursday for ongoing genre top 10s with our coverage culminating in the year's best musical events on Friday.


Karen Dalton: 1966
22 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

This is the sound of a a woman who left the contemporary world during the pop explosion of the '60s for a home out West.

Karen Dalton: Green Rocky Road
21 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

Folk singer Karen Dalton had a voice closer to Charley Patton than Sandy Denny, a unique voice that most people probably either love or hate.

//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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