Mixed Media

October 2009

The Mountain Goats - “Psalms 40:2” (Live on Colbert) (video)

John Darnielle and crew stopped by the Colbert Report last night, where he handled Colbert’s grilling with aplomb and performed “Psalms 40:2” (bafflingly pronounced “40 and 2”


The Jesus Lizard - ‘Liar’ Video Collection (video)

Seventeen years ago this week: The Jesus Lizard released Liar on Touch & Go. Today, a Steve Albini and Bob Weston remaster came out, along


You Only Live Once (game)

The consequences of death are given no thought in most video games, where, even in the most open-ended games, the player’s role is that


Alela Diane feat. Alina Hardin - “Bowling Green” (MP3)

The fingerpicked guitar on “Bowling Green” winds and and ambles behind Alela and Alina’s harmony, the sounds all comfortably settling into each other in


Themselves - CrownsDown (new album / tour dates / MP3)

Themselves CrownsDown (Anticon) Releasing: 20 October Themselves’ theFREEhoudini mixtape is many months behind us now, so I hope it is of minor comfort that their new


Q-Tip feat. Norah Jones - “Life is Better” (stream / video)

An abridged version of Q-Tip’s ode to hip hop, from last year’s The Renaissance, now has a very cool video, in spite/because


Molina & Johnson - Molina & Johnson (new album / tour dates / MP3)

Molina & Johnson Molina & Johnson (Secretly Canadian) Releasing: 3 November The first leaked track from Molina & Johnson, the new collaboration between the honchos behind


Julian Casablancas - Phrazes for the Young (new album / video)

Julian Casablancas Phrazes for the Young (Cult) Releasing: 19 October (UK) / 20 October (US, Europe) The Strokes’ frontman Julian Casablancas is set to release his first solo


Vampire Weekend - “Horchata” (MP3)

Vampire Weekend is giving away the deliciously-named “Horchata” from their upcoming album, Contra (releasing January 10th). The guitar-free track is slightly new ground for the


Sneak Peak from this week’s episode of Glee! (video)

This week’s episode of Glee, “Vitamin D”, pits the boys against the girls in a glee-off. In the clip below, see the boys take


September 2009

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Moving Pixels Podcast: 'The Fall' Explores Artificial Intelligence and Identity

// Moving Pixels

"The Fall raises questions about the self and personal identity by considering how an artificial intelligence governs itself.

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