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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s - Part 5 (20 - 1)
1 Aug 2016 // 6:00 AM
The fifth and final part of our examination of the 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s, includes Portishead, Blur, Björk, R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails and more.
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.
PJ Harvey: The Hope Six Demolition Project
21 Apr 2016 // 9:30 PM
Harvey's ninth album buzzes with energy, but her stories, for the first time, often make her sound like a tourist unable to scratch the surface of the places she documents.
PJ Harvey: Let England Shake: 12 Short Films By Seamus Murphy [DVD]
31 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
These videos deftly match Harvey's exploration of England's wartime past with artfully filmed images of its present.
PJ Harvey - "The Orange Monkey" (Singles Going Steady)
10 Jun 2016 // 7:30 AM
PJ Harvey's "The Orange Monkey" dovetails an indie rock melody with a Warren Zevon-like lyrical predilection for strange characters and situational ambiguity.
PJ Harvey - "The Community of Hope" (Singles Going Steady)
23 Mar 2016 // 3:30 AM
The killer melody, punkish urgency, and lyrical relevance make this the track to hear and video to see for 2016.