Mixed Media

April 2016

Moiré - “Lines + Colours” (Singles Going Steady)

Mixing insistent house percussion with Crystal Castles-esque dark-electro, Moiré's "Lines + Colours" is the soundtrack for a futuristic nightclub scene


Miles Davis, Robert Glasper, Bilal - “Ghetto Walkin’” (Singles Going Steady)

The tempo of "Ghetto Walkin" is noticeably faster than the Davis original, yet it creates a rich texture of sound that is well paced by the dry percussion.


Jameszoo - “Flu feat. Arthur Verocai” (Singles Going Steady)

Jameszoo's "Flu" is simply the greatest piece of contemporary jazz in 2016 thus far.


The Bills - “Happy Be” (audio) (premiere)

The Bills get happy-go-lucky on their latest single "Happy Be" from their wonderful new album, Trail of Tales.


The Reverend Shawn Amos - “You’re Gonna Miss Me (When I Get Home)” (premiere)

The Reverend Shawn Amos is on a mission to bring blues to wider attention within pop culture spaces.


Neil Michael Hagerty and the Howling Hex - “Mountain” (Singles Going Steady)

"Mountain" implements a simple rhythmic foundation on which Hagerty stretches out his Violent Femmes-esque vocal whine.


Zmei3 - ‘Rough Romanian Soul’ (album stream) (premiere)

Zmei3 is anything but a traditional group as they tackle the realities of life in Romania post-communism in their lyrics.


Parc En Ciel - “pH” (Singles Going Steady)

"pH" is an ambient prog-rock dreamscape that is empty of words but replete with images.


The Loom - ‘Here in the Deadlights’ (album stream) (premiere)

Brooklyn indie rock band the Loom is releasing their second album on Friday, but you can hear it now on PopMatters.


Rïcïnn- “Uma” (audio) (premiere)

Hear "Uma", the first track from Rïcïnn's upcoming release Lïan.


March 2016

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The Specter of Multiplayer Hangs Over 'Door Kickers'

// Moving Pixels

"Door Kickers is not a multiplayer game, but for a while there, I couldn’t tell the difference.

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