Richard Swift
Features // 1 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Singles of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters kicks off our annual two-week-long best music of the year feature with the 50 best singles of 2009, highlighted by a trio of American indie rock headliners.

//Reviews

Richard Swift: The Atlantic Ocean
12 Apr 2009 // 5:00 PM

Fresh off a sojourn to Detroit circa 1960, the Swift-E-3000 Temporal-Aural Displacement Device (TADD) lands firmly in the 1970s.

Richard Swift: Richard Swift as Onassis
8 Apr 2008 // 6:00 PM

While this collection's substance is mostly tangential, it would be unfair to deem it a complete misstep artistically.

//Blogs

Richard Swift and Damien Jurado - Other People's Songs (new album / MP3)
31 Aug 2010 // 11:10 PM

A deliciously eccentric covers record offered entirely for free via a freshly minted tumblr page, in their own words, "these recordings came about spontaneously, and we wanted to share them in the same manner."

Richard Swift: 5 July 2009 - Schubas Tavern, Chicago
17 Jul 2009 // 5:00 AM

Words and Pictures by Kirstie Shanley

//Mixed media
//Blogs

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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