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The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the ‘80s: Part 4: 40 - 21
30 Sep 2015 // 9:02 PM
Stories sung with grace and compassion. We can only hope our stories will be told so well, sometime.
Best Reissues of 2006
22 Dec 2006 // 3:00 PM
At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 20 reissues of 2006. Stay tuned tomorrow and Thursday for ongoing genre top 10s with our coverage culminating in the year's best musical events on Friday.
Finally, a Proper Biography of Chrissie Hynde
8 Jun 2017 // 4:30 AM
Despite the analytic difficulties inherently present in Hynde as a subject, Sobsey truly does deliver the goods.
The Pretenders: Alone
7 Nov 2016 // 9:25 PM
Chrissie Hynde returns with the Pretenders and a renewed collaboration with Dan Auerbach to reflect and rebel with confidence and loss.
The Pretenders - "Holy Commotion" (Singles Going Steady)
4 Oct 2016 // 5:15 AM
Twinkly synths, jangling guitars, and Chrissy Hynde's voice as strong as ever? Count me in.
Counterbalance No. 161: 'Pretenders'
31 Jan 2014 // 4:00 AM
The 161st most acclaimed album of all time is going to use its arms. It’s going to use its legs. It’s going to use its style. It’s going to use its sidestep. A New Wave statement of purpose is this week's Counterbalance.