Tuesday, October 7 2014
PopMatters' coverage of the 2000s' best recordings continues with selections spanning Swedish progressive metal to minimalist electro-R&B.
Monday, August 18 2014
The goal of indie rock is to make something real, even at the expense of decades of music tradition.
Monday, December 17 2012
The antithesis of the most disappointing albums of the year, these records that had no business impressing us as much as they did.
Sunday, November 23 2014
The reissue of the debut album from the band that would become the Shins showcases a raw indie rock sound that bridges that gap between '90s alternative and poignant post-millennial indie pop.
Sunday, November 11 2012
It's been nearly a decade since the Shins released their most-lauded work, but that hasn't stopped droves of fans from flooding their concerts.
Monday, June 11 2012
The Shins give a cosmic yet planetary performance at Red Rocks.
Monday, March 19 2012
For all the glitz of the album's production, Port of Morrow's problem isn't how it sounds, but rather what it's says -- which, whatever it is, doesn't have a whole lot at stake.
Thursday, January 18 2007
Can't sleep? The Shins know how you feel. They're probably the reason why.
Sunday, October 28 2012
Last night the Shins and Dr. Dog played sets on 'Austin City Limits' and here are the highights...
Wednesday, January 11 2012
Filling a void until anticipated release in March
Thursday, January 7 2010
James Mercer of The Shins and Danger Mouse have joined forces to create a new group, Broken Bells. Their self-titled album is due out on