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//Features

The Best Album Re-Issues of 2014
14 Dec 2014 // 9:09 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 // 9:14 PM

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

//Reviews

Modest Mouse's Webster Hall Show Could Have Done With More of the Early Stuff
1 Apr 2015 // 4:30 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 // 9:06 PM

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

//Blogs

Governor's Ball Music Festival: 24 June 2012 - New York
28 Jun 2012 // 2:30 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 // 3:00 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.

//News

Modest Mouse is modestly happy
5 Dec 2007 // 9:36 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 // 6:00 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."

//Mixed media
//Blogs

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