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Part 2: From Meklit Hadero to the Old 97's
18 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Slipped Discs continues with the return of a '60s pop heartthrob, the best underappreciated hip-hip album of the year, the resurrection of a legendary '80s band, some great beats from M.I.A. and many more. All records that missed our top 70 list last year.

Keep Me Away From the Present Tense: An Interview with Librarians
1 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters spoke with the band’s co-leader, Ryan Hizer, about Morgantown’s surprisingly cool music scene, those fickle things called influences and the band you should really be listening to: Big Ass Manatee.


Librarians: Present Passed
28 Jul 2010 // 3:59 PM

Librarians' second album deftly combines danceable, slightly funky beats with touches of psychedelia. It's a winning combination.

Librarians: Alright Easy Candy Stranger
17 Dec 2006 // 2:02 PM

Middle of the road dance pop that never quite rises above.

//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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