Reviews // 10 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 5 Articles
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.
The 2011 Artists of the Year
28 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
This year's top artists are a diverse lot represented by two of the world's biggest pop divas, a plethora of critically adored indie faves, some new talents emerging from the hip-hop underground, a couple of veteran Americana acts, and a few alt-rock legends among many more.
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.