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The Best Album Re-Issues of 2014
14 Dec 2014 // 8:09 PM

The music world saw reissues from all over the genre map, spanning classic rock titans to electronic music legends.

The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 60-41
7 Oct 2014 // 8:14 PM

PopMatters' coverage of the 2000s' best recordings continues with selections spanning Swedish progressive metal to minimalist electro-R&B.


Modest Mouse's Webster Hall Show Could Have Done With More of the Early Stuff
1 Apr 2015 // 3:30 AM

These indie giants' recent two-night run at New York City's Webster Hall answers the question: what kind of band is Modest Mouse in 2015?

Modest Mouse: Strangers to Ourselves
15 Mar 2015 // 8:06 PM

On Strangers to Ourselves, Modest Mouse often come off like strangers to themselves.


Governor's Ball Music Festival: 24 June 2012 - New York
28 Jun 2012 // 1:30 AM

Day 2 at Governor's Ball NYC presented a maturing festival--in both its lineup and execution. And that was a good thing.

A Long Drive: Modest Mouse - “Styrofoam Boots / It’s All Nice on Ice, Alright”
28 Feb 2011 // 2:00 AM

The Lonesome Crowded West ends on a note of comfortable abandon, with Isaac Brock momentarily shrugging off his existential questions for a well-deserved drink.


Modest Mouse is modestly happy
5 Dec 2007 // 8:36 PM

"It's not fair to a record to go in married to one idea," he says. "You've got to keep it a little loose in case things want to develop in a different direction."

Modest Mouse's gritty style intact after commercial hit
22 May 2007 // 5:00 PM

"It's the most family-like this whole band's felt since it was just a three-piece when we were younger," Brock says. "I think the whole band is a lot more comfortable right now."


Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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