Wooden Wand
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The Top 10 Overlooked Albums of 2014
8 Dec 2014 // 8:19 PM

The finest of the unsung in 2014 remind us of the power of experimentation and tradition, energy and intricacy, discovery and getting lost.

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for May 2014
1 May 2014 // 1:24 AM

Get the early word on highly anticipated albums from tUnE-yArDs, Swans, and Owen Pallett, along with a comprehensive list of May's new releases.


Wooden Wand: Farmer's Corner
4 Jun 2014 // 7:30 AM

Wooden Wand’s bread and butter: elliptical, leisurely paced gothic folk-rock, custom-made for slate-gray Sunday afternoons.

Wooden Wand: Blood Oaths of the New Blues
10 Jan 2013 // 12:55 AM

The space around these songs belies Toth's focus on the past and implies it is ever-fading, further away today than it was yesterday.


Wooden Wand - "Alpha Dawn" (stream) (PopMatters Premiere)
11 Apr 2014 // 3:10 AM

Wooden Wand's James Jackson Toth releases his new album, Farmer's Corner, in May on Fire Records

//Mixed media

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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