The Raconteurs
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

By Whatever Means Necessary: Brendan Benson Goes Undercover
17 Feb 2011 // 9:05 PM

The songwriter talks pseudonyms, the status of the Raconteurs and maybe not needing to write a song about your first child right away.

The Best Albums of 2008
18 Dec 2008 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.

//Reviews

The Raconteurs: Consolers of the Lonely
3 Apr 2008 // 5:02 PM

Consolers is a labored album, the product of much studio tinkering and a desperate need for the band to prove themselves as a "serious" outfit.

The Raconteurs
24 Sep 2006 // 10:00 AM

i can see jason but i cant see u. where r u?

//Blogs

PopTalk: The 2015 Grammys, "True Artistry", and Meme Culture
18 Mar 2015 // 3:00 AM

The latest PopTalk podcast takes a look at whether or not, as Kanye West suggests, the Grammys and awards culture in general can or should care about "true artistry".

Steady As He Goes: An Interview with Brendan Benson
28 Jun 2012 // 4:30 AM

Brendan Benson is a musician a lot of history behind him and was more than willing to speak to PopMatters about his roots and his early influences, and how they progressed:

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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