The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
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Reviews // 6 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 4 Articles
//Features

The Best Indie Pop of 2014
2 Dec 2014 // 8:20 PM

It's hard to see how any lover of indie pop could find the field of choices lacking in 2014, a year when the top ten albums are just the tip of the iceberg.

The Best 60 Albums of 2009
17 Dec 2009 // 3:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2009, highlighted by a bevy of American indie rock juggernauts, the return of a hip-hop master, and a couple of the finest voices on the planet.

//Reviews

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart: Days of Abandon
13 May 2014 // 8:06 PM

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart's third full-length Days of Abandon finds the band in flux, with a new sound that's crisper and cleaner.

The Pains of Being Pure At Heart: The Body (Single)
12 Dec 2011 // 3:00 PM

With shoulders slumped and eyes down, it’s the kind of vocal delivery that convincingly captures all the angst of a universe-crumbling teen breakup.

//Blogs

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Announce Third Album 'Days of Abandon'
25 Feb 2014 // 3:20 AM

Brooklyn's the Pains of Being Pure at Heart have just announced an April 22nd release for their third album, Days of Abandon.

Bubbling Under the 75 Best Albums of 2011: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
15 Dec 2011 // 12:00 AM

This week we presented our Best 75 Albums of 2011. Here are several more just bubbling under the top 75...

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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