Mixed Media

June 2011

Erik Friedlander’s New Single “Beaufain Street”

New album due in June, three minute song available right now.


Bobby Fischer Against the World Premieres on HBO 6 June

A child prodigy, a self-taught chess grandmaster, and the troubled son of a single mother, he resists comprehension even as he invites judgment. The problem


Careers & Beards: A Video Interview with Nick Offerman

Refraining from shaving can save the planet. To honor World Environment Day on June 5th, Parks and Recreation's Nick Offerman sat down with PopMatters to discuss everything burly, bushy, and beardy ...


David Tennant Will Be the Breakout from ‘Fright Night’

Apart from a pint-sized but pivotal role as Barty Crouch Jr. in 2005’s Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and some voice work for


Ford & Lopatin - “World of Regret” (video)

I’ve been hearing a bit of a backlash over Ford & Lopatin’s yet-unreleased Channel Pressure. While I don’t have a copy yet


CONTEST: Sara Bareilles Headlines the New Backstage Pass Artist Series

POPMATTERS SPONSOR Tone® is turning up their Backstage Pass Artist Series by teaming with Grammy-nominated artist Sara Bareilles. From live chats and an online tour


Marshall Jefferson - “Move Your Body” - 25 Years of House

Released on the seminal Trax Records in 1986, Marshall Jefferson’s pivotal “Move Your Body” single was a smash success and helped put Chicago’s dance


May 2011

Can Viral Videos Be Art?

Is there such a thing as a highbrow viral video? We'll Never Know the Difference.


‘New Year Baby’ Airs This Week on the World Channel

“I was born on the Cambodian New Year in a refugee camp,” narrates Socheata Poeuv. “But my parents never told me much more than that,


Late Spring 2011 New Music Playlist

Reason for hope that the world didn't end...


April 2011

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The Moving Pixels Podcast Explores 'This Is the Police'

// Moving Pixels

"This week we take a look at the themes and politics of This Is the Police.

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