Mixed Media

May 2011

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


Lapalux - “Kelly Brook” (video)

No idea why 22-year-old Essex producer Laplux named this track after Playboy model and former Britain’s Got Talent host Kelly Brook, nor should I


‘Jake the Dreaming” Preview for Free Comic Book Day (PopMatters Exclusive)

Radical’s forthcoming illustrated novel, Jake the Dreaming will be available for the iPad (and iPhone) around December 2011. I do know that it’s the


Darren Hanlon Tour Dates

6th May - Modesto, CA - Deva Café (Off The Air) 7th May - Visalia, CA - Velouria Records Instore (Free show)  7th May


A Happy Family from the Land of Oz

The country-pop singer Kasey Chambers’ Little Bird has already gone gold in Australia, but it won’t be released in America until July 14th on


April 2011

March 2011

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'Steep' Loves Its Mountains

// Moving Pixels

"SSX wanted you to fight its mountains, Steep wants you to love its mountains.

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