Mixed Media

June 2010

U.S. vs. England World Cup Match… the Lego version

It happens once every four years, then goes away for another four, at least Stateside—World Cup fever. If you lack the attention span to


Bye Bye Bunnies

After six years and 68 re-enactments, the popular internet shorts take a break.


Look No More Michael Bay, The Next Star of T3 Has Been Unearthed

One of the finest actors of our time, Sir Ben Kingsley, shows all the young Hollywood starlets exactly how you nail an audition…in less


Have you ever seen so much free music come with an artist’s blessing?

Bill Corgan, Trent Reznor, and Radiohead got pawned quite a while ago. In the MP3 department, that is. Saxophonist and purveyor of M-Base funk-jazz Steve


Gazing at the Vast Midnight Sky: Light Pollution’s ‘Appiritions’

When Light Pollution’s Jim Cicero locked himself inside his hangar one winter, he began building for himself a sonic universe that was untouched from


Hot Hot Heat Cranks It Up on “21@12”

Months of waiting for a new favorite song end with the release of Hot Hot Heat's new CD


Rubicon: Will AMC Go Three-for-Three? (trailer)

The cable network delves into its third original series with Rubicon, a conspiracy theory show that premiered this past Sunday after the Breaking Bad season finale.


Lady Gaga - “Alejandro” (video) NSFW

S&M getups - check. Homoerotic dancing routines - check. A more than slight Madonna homage midway though - check. Outrageous outfits - actually,


Not Just for Comic Books… Invisibility Cloaks are REAL!

Sue Storm, the Fantastic Four’s Invisible Woman I always just assumed an invisibility cloak was something relegated to Marvel Comic’s The Hood, the


Katzenjammer - “A Bar in Amsterdam” Live in Norway (PopMatters Premiere)

Norway's Katzenjammer release long-awaited US debut album and PopMatters premieres the latest live video from the Scandinavian foursome.


May 2010

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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