Matthew Sweet
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Such an Internal World: Matthew Sweet Discusses Kickstarter and Collaborations
13 Sep 2017 // 10:00 PM

Power pop icon Matthew Sweet's latest album, Tomorrow Forever involved some hard labor -- but he'd probably say that, like all his projects, it brought some powerful lessons.

Best Reissues of 2006
22 Dec 2006 // 3:00 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.


Matthew Sweet: Sunshine Lies
25 Aug 2008 // 6:00 PM

Sweet has been low-profile for most of this decade, but Sunshine Lies is a great return to form for one of the best power-pop artists of the '90s.

Matthew Sweet: Girlfriend
14 Jun 2006 // 7:00 PM

Girlfriend sounds as vibrant and essential as it did when it hit the streets 15 years ago.


In 'Girlfriend,' Matthew Sweet's lyrics tell the story
20 Apr 2010 // 5:45 AM

BERKELEY, Calif. — It looks like an innocent radio sing-a-long. In the new musical "Girlfriend," two adolescents are belting out a pop-rock tune that's on the

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"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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