Suzanne Vega
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Reviews // 4 Articles
//Features

The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s - Part 2 (80 - 61)
14 Jul 2016 // 5:29 AM

The second part of our examination of the 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '90s includes Pavement, Suzanne Vega, Morrissey, Dinosaur Jr., and more.

Persona and Modern Music in 17 Songs
17 Apr 2016 // 9:00 PM

Persona -- the “I” of the song -- has evolved, broadened, and expanded to more fully represent a diversity of experiences as well as emotional, political, and cultural orientations.

//Reviews

Suzanne Vega: Close Up, Volume One, Love Songs
13 Apr 2010 // 5:00 PM

The folk-poet of the 1980s re-records her catalog with acoustic simplicity, thematically organized.

Suzanne Vega: Beauty & Crime
25 Jul 2007 // 6:00 PM

Stories of graffiti artists, famous love affairs, and Edith Wharton: what happens in New York never stays in New York. If the streets could talk, they might sound like Suzanne Vega.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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