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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '80s: Part 5: 20 - 1
1 Oct 2015 // 8:02 PM

Songs of anxiety, paranoia, freak-outs, chilling verses, feverish desire, harrowing lyrics -- they all make for damn good music.


What Would Don Draper Do? Reading Dante in a Secular Age
24 Mar 2015 // 8:30 PM

Many readers of our generation emulate Don Draper, having lost Dante's connections to Christianity or perhaps to any such deity.


Reptar: Body Faucet
14 Aug 2012 // 5:01 PM

Juxtaposed against their earlier effort, the songs on Reptar’s latest are much more sonically vast – although not as interesting or enduring.

Dread Amongst Swirling Dislocation: The Talking Heads' 'Fear of Music'
13 Jun 2012 // 10:45 PM

Jonathan Lethem shows that Fear of Music is an album for people who won't let their fear of art keep them from breaking their already broken hearts.


Head Games: 'Talking Heads: Chronology'
22 Feb 2012 // 3:50 AM

Instantly reminds the ex-aficionado of the reasons they loved the Heads in the first place -- and why a reevaluation of their current position is probably warranted.

Common Prayer Covers Talking Heads' "Love -> A Building on Fire"
17 Jun 2011 // 12:20 AM

New York-based Common Prayer released their cover of Talking Heads' "Love -> A Building on Fire" this week. The song is the band's first new

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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