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Friday, October 14 2011

The Album That Changed Everything: Massive Attack's 'Blue Lines'

Even now with all our understanding and acceptance of genre-mashing, Massive Attack’s opening salvo remains as bold and eclectic, as utterly assured a musical message as it was upon release.


Thursday, December 23 2010

The 70 Best Albums of 2010

The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.


Monday, April 19 2010

It's All Good: An Interview with Daddy G of Massive Attack

When not sickened with the United Kingdom turning into Big Brother, excited by the possibilities of YouTube, or stunned by their nationwide artwork banning, Daddy G of Massive Attack is more than happy to be back into the fold than ever before, and he tells PopMatters all about it.


Friday, December 22 2006

Best Reissues of 2006

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.


Reviews

Monday, June 17 2013

Hervé: Art of Disappearing

I’ve come to know it as a grower -- a curiosity I wouldn’t dream of playing for a friend but a secret I might keep, locked within my music player.


Thursday, November 29 2012

Massive Attack: Blue Lines 2012 Remix/Remaster

This supple remaster reinforces the notion that the Bristol downtempo collective's iconic 1991 debut is a milestone. But is it a masterpiece?


Sunday, February 7 2010

Massive Attack: Heligoland

The Bristol downtempo legends return. Still attacking. Only now, less massive.


Thursday, October 8 2009

Massive Attack: Splitting the Atom EP

Far from being the band that every other band wants to sound like, this compilation-style EP suggests that Massive Attack are indiscriminately mining for something to make their own.


Sunday, April 12 2009

Various Artists: Protected Massive Samples

Massive Attack is opened up, and its insides are revealed to be made of muzak and precious stones.


Blogs

Thursday, October 4 2012

Neil Davidge (Massive Attack) - "Arrival" from 'Halo 4' (PopMatters Premiere)

Neil Davidge was the producer and co-composer of the last three Massive Attack albums and now he turns his considerable talents to the gaming world by scoring the Halo 4 video game.


Friday, May 6 2011

Counterbalance No. 32: Massive Attack’s 'Blue Lines'

For the 32nd edition of Counterbalance, Mendelsohn and Klinger sang about the sun and danced among the trees. As a result they very nearly missed their deadline. Nevertheless, their take on Massive Attack's 1991 trip-hop masterpiece is next.


Wednesday, February 3 2010

Massive Attack - "Splitting the Atom" (video)

Massive Attack's long awaited new release drops next week and the first video premiered this week.


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