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The Best Albums of 2008
18 Dec 2008 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.


Okkervil River: The Silver Gymnasium
3 Sep 2013 // 10:06 PM

The Silver Gymnasium is Sheff's best work, and it contains his hardest truths. Going home is never quite going back.

Okkervil River + Titus Andronicus + Future Islands: 8 June 2011 - Boston
19 Jun 2011 // 10:30 PM

At first listen, the melancholy “post-wave” of Future Islands, the aggressive thrashing of Titus Andronicus and the pop-bombast of Okkervil River could not be more contrasting.


Okkervil River - 'The Silver Gymnasium' (new album / stream) + Tour Dates
17 Jun 2013 // 12:45 AM

Okkervil River will release their new album 'The Silver Gymnasium' on September 3rd via ATO Records and today the band presents the lyric video for the new song, "It Was My Season".

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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