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Beacons of Longevity: An Interview with Tortoise
9 Aug 2009 // 4:00 PM

Tortoise co-founder Dan Bitney discusses the past, present, and future of the band that changed indie rock forever, and continues to thrill their power base on their first original record in five years, Beacons of Ancestorship.


Jeff Parker Trio: Bright Light in Winter
7 May 2012 // 5:00 PM

Jeff Parker makes his first new album in seven years, largely sounding the way he did nine years ago.

Tortoise: Ice Ice Gravy
12 Jul 2010 // 5:37 AM

Ice Ice Gravy is a sampling of all things Tortoise in 13 minutes.


The 10 Best Tortoise Songs
26 Feb 2013 // 11:00 PM

Tortoise's music is nearly impossible to pin down. So, let's try to do just that, shall we?

Tortoise: 18.February.2010 - Toronto
22 Feb 2010 // 1:14 AM

The only complaint about a near perfect show is that the big sounds of Tortoise were criminally underserved in the confines of a medium sized rock venue like Lee’s Palace. Words by Jacqueline Howell, Pictures by Dave MacIntyre.


Tortoise helps musicians come out of their shells
9 Jul 2007 // 9:42 PM

Guitarist Jeff Parker has worked with Tortoise for nine years now, playing an important part on three of the Chicago band's five albums, helping meld

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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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