Richard Swift
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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.


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.


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

Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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