William Parker Quartet
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//Features

The Best Jazz of 2008
16 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

More than ever, the best jazz is coming from small labels, and more than ever the best draws a decent slice from the dynamics of rock and pop music without itself being a commercial venture.

//Columns

No Piano No Problem
17 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

Two new albums by piano-less quartets offer big doses of fun -- urgent rhythms, slabs of blues feeling, melody and invention with hardly any limit -- but also provide thrill-rides of surprise.

//Reviews

William Parker: Double Sunrise Over Neptune/Petit Oiseau
31 Mar 2009 // 5:00 PM

William Parker's inventive approach to the current state of jazz music puts him at the forefront of the avant-garde scene.

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Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

// Announcements

"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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