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Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 15 Articles
News // 1 Articles
Media // 13 Articles
//Features

The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 20-1
9 Oct 2014 // 9:13 PM

These top 20 records of the '00s feature some familiar faces, but also several that, over time, have grown more fondly in memory.

The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 40-21
8 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM

From breathtaking reformulations of shoegaze to British soul revival, this batch of stellar recordings from the 2000s is an eclectic one.

//Reviews

M.I.A. + Solange at Vulture Fest: 10 May 2014 - New York (Photos)
16 May 2014 // 3:00 AM

The first-ever Vulture Festival featured book talks, art walks, film screenings and a musical performance from Solange and M.I.A.

M.I.A.: Matangi
3 Nov 2013 // 9:06 PM

The most telling line on Matangi is when M.I.A. boasts, "If you're gonna be me, you need a manifesto," because it's ironic that she's not really able to articulate a statement of purpose for herself on her latest album.

//Blogs

M.I.A. - "Ola, Foreign Friend" (Singles Going Steady)
24 Mar 2016 // 5:21 AM

Leave it to M.I.A. to sample The Lion King and use it in her unique fusion of Asian melodies and Timbaland-influenced hip-hop production.

M.I.A. - "Borders" (Singles Going Steady)
23 Feb 2016 // 5:20 AM

M.I.A.'s "Borders" is an ultra-politicized, acid-tongued stomp that takes no prisoners.

//News

M.I.A.’s halftime gesture said to be ‘a case of adrenaline’
5 Feb 2012 // 11:19 PM

LOS ANGELES — In early 1989 Madonna was the center of controversy over the religious imagery in the video for her “Like A Prayer.” Twenty-two years later

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

// Notes from the Road

"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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