Mixed Media

May 2012

The Magnetic Fields Release Video for New Single “Quick!”

The Magnetic Fields have just premiered a new video for their single "Quick!", the latest from recent album Love at the Bottom of the Sea, which Arnold Pan said of: "At its best, [the album] adds some new chapters to Stephin Merritt's great American songbook of love."


Nick Lowe Debuts New Tune “Tokyo Bay” on Fallon

Nick Lowe recently played Jimmy Fallon show in support of his newest album, The Old Magic, and he introduced a new song "Tokyo Bay" as a Web exclusive.


Antibalas Plan First Release in Five Years on Daptone Records

The 12-piece Brooklyn-based Afrobeat ensemble Antibalas is finally back with a new album, their first since 2007's Security.


Watch Adam Yauch’s “Fight For Your Right Revisited”

MCA's 2011 Sundance short is a celebrity-packed homage to everything the Beastie Boys were about.


Stream Jukebox the Ghost ‘s “Somebody” + Photos from Secret Show

Stream the new song "Somebody" from Jukebox the Ghost.


Art Alexakis from Everclear Plays the ‘At: Guitar Center with Nic Harcourt’ (PopMatters Premiere)

Art Alexakis from Everclear is one of the latest major talents who has stopped by Guitar Center to play for the Nic Harcourt podcast series that now numbers 25 entries.


Boston’s Constants Cover Catherine Wheel’s “Strange Fruit”

Boston's Constants have teased their new album Pasiflora by offering a cover of Catherine Wheel's "Strange Fruit".


Alex Winston - “Guts” (Sound of Arrows Remix) (PopMatters Premiere)

Alex Winston is a young singer-songwriter from Detroit who melds the '60s girl group sound with smart and pointed lyrics, turning pop on its head while fully exploiting pop's standard musical tropes.


Catching Up with Former American Idols: Season Three

Despite a record-breaking amount of phone-in votes, American Idol’s third season is most notable for who didn’t get enough votes. A look back at Season Three’s most-loved contestants and what they are currently up to.


The Dark Knight Rises - Trailer 3

Just before The Avengers is set to kick off the summer movie season, the third (and possibly final) trailer for The Dark Knight Rises arrives.


April 2012

March 2012

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The Moving Pixels Podcast Becomes the 'Beholder'

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to think that we would never be complicit with the dictates of an authoritarian regime, but Beholder reveals how complicated such choices can become.

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