Mixed Media

July 2010

Fan-Made “Expendables” Trailer: The Battle Against “Eat Pray Love” Is On

The Monocular Group promotes this summer's mega-action flick, urges men to be men and not let "Eat Pray Love" conquer the box office.


Rachelle Spector - “Here in My Heart” (video)

She ain’t no Ronnie Spector, but then again there is nobody like the original Mrs. Phil Spector—not even Amy Winehouse, try as she


While We Wait for More Radiohead… Phil Selway’s “By Some Miracle”

Radiohead’s drummer Phil Selway has an album approaching in August titled Familial. And kindly enough, he has offered up a free MP3 for anyone


Wanna Know What’s Funny? Weezer.

Several years ago, a bummed-out Rivers Cuomo penned the song “My Day Is Coming” after the USA lost the World Cup. It never made it


“Devil”: M. Night Shyamalan Gets Back to Horror Roots (trailer)

Billed as coming "From the Mind of M. Night Shyamalan", the first trailer for Devil traps us in an elevator with someone "who is not who they appear to be".


Buffy Vs. Edward: These Things Can Become Pretty Twisted

Recent history makes clear that society is not always progressing. Take vampires, for example—or at least the mythologies surrounding them. While the undead bloodsuckers


Russellmania Hits NYC’s Lincoln Center July 30 - August 5!

Legendary British film maker to be in attendance for this retrospective...


Diego Garcia - “You Were Never There” MP3 (PopMatters Premiere)

Former Elefant leader breaks free to channel the sounds of Julio Iglesias, Sandro and Jose Jose.


Out of Print Albums Continue to Merge with MP3 Technology… Gotta Love It

Advocate of the snarling downtown scene and saxophonist extraordinaire Tim Berne has released many albums during his career. Some of them have vanished from stores


Iron Maiden Previews “The Final Frontier” with “El Dorado”

Legendary British metal band Iron Maiden posted a link recently to download a “preview” track from their upcoming studio album The Final Frontier, slated for


June 2010

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//Blogs

Beyoncé and When Music Writing Becomes Activism

// Sound Affects

"The overall response to Beyoncé's "Formation" has been startlingly positive, but mostly for reasons attached to political agendas. It's time to investigate this trend.

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