Mixed Media

May 2011

Best Actress Rewind: 1978

Best Actress Rewind is back! Oscar-watcher Matt Mazur challenges the Academy's choices in his favorite category, comparing the Academy nominees with his own (frequently better) nominees!


Yellowcard - “Hang You Up” (video)

Pop punk rockers Yellowcard recently released the music video for “Hang You Up”, the second single from When You’re Through Thinking, Say Yes. The


Music to Know: Hamptons Music Festival Announces Hamptons-Friendly Lineup

Let’s say you knew nothing more about the Hamptons than the area’s tabloid reputation as a vacation destination for rich white people doing


Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan Honors Joy Division

Depeche Mode frontman Dave Gahan’s dealings with drug addiction have been well-documented. Last week, though, Gahan, who has been clean for over a decade,


Vieux Farka Touré - “Aigna” (feat. Derek Trucks) MP3 (PopMatters Premiere)

One of Africa's most widely respected young musicians, Vieux Farka Touré releases his third album, which features collaborations with Derek Trucks, Dave Matthews, as well as Touré final collaboration with his father.


Best Actress Rewind: 2006

Best Actress Rewind is back! Oscar-watcher Matt Mazur challenges the Academy's choices in his favorite category, comparing the Academy nominees with his own (frequently better) nominees!


‘Bhutto’ Premieres on Independent Lens, 10 May.

The target of the previous most famous assassination in Pakistan -- Benazir Bhutto -- is the subject of this intelligent, unusual documentary.


Moby Exclusive Performance 12 May 2011 @ Brooklyn Museum

Interview and more celebrating new book and release, Destroyed.


Buckwheat Groats - “Arbor Day Party” (NSFW)

International hip-hop superstars Buckwheat Groats show love for trees in their own special, highly satanic way in their latest, Baltimora-sampling single.


Battles - “Ice Cream” (Featuring Matias Aguayo) (video)

Battles have just released the video for “Ice Cream” from their eagerly awaited new album Gloss Drop, releasing 7 June. Following the record’s release, the


April 2011

March 2011

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Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

// Notes from the Road

"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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