Mixed Media

May 2010

Conan O’Brien Hangs Out with the Geeks at Google (video)

Conan O’Brien stopped by the Google megaplex at part of their @Google series. He takes the stage to the tinny sound of bagpipes before


Lena Horne RIP (1917 - 2010) (videos)

Legendary singer, actress and civil rights activist Lena Horne passed away this weekend at 92 after a storied life that greatly enriched American and world culture.


The Killer Inside Me: The Threat of Violence Says It All (trailer)

Michael Winterbottom's film continues to shock festival audiences for its explicit nature, but there's no arguing that this well-crafted trailer makes The Killer Inside Me most intriguing.


Josh Ritter and Dawn Landes - “Southern Pacifica” (video)

Married musicians Josh Ritter and Dawn Landes entertain with a performance of “Southern Pacifica” in their Brooklyn apartment. The song is from Ritter’s new


The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - “Say No to Love” (stream)

Not sure when summer officially begins, but the Pains of Being Pure at Heart have already kicked off what they’re declaring as “The Summer


Theresa Andersson - “Oh Mary” (video)

Theresa Andersson may be Swedish, but she has Americana deep in her bones.


Reflection Eternal (Talib Kweli + Hi-Tek) - “Midnight Hour” feat. Estelle (stream)

Perennial PopMatters favorite Talib Kweli returns 18 May in a new Reflection Eternal release with his cohort Hi-Tek. Kweli’s patented smooth and clever flow and


‘To Have & To Hold’ Celebrates the Love of All Things Vinyl… As in Records

A little less than a year ago, PopMatters columnist Rob Horning eloquently revisited “the listening conditions of (his) 11-year-old self” in a piece that celebrated


Unrest Reunion and TeenBeat 26th Anniversary Performances

That the TeenBeat label is commemorating its 26th anniversary is definitely something worth celebrating: So, even if it has been left behind by 1990s indie


Eminem - “Not Afraid” (stream)

In 2009, Eminem—a poor, scrawny, trailer dwelling kid from the outskirts of Detroit with a liquid flow and acute sense of humor—alienated just about


April 2010

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Anderson East Ignites a Fire at Mercury Lounge

// Notes from the Road

"Hot off the release of his album Delilah Anderson East's performance was full of vim and vigor.

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