Mixed Media

December 2010

Vintage TV Goes Digital

Two new channels may be arriving to your TV set.


Some Holiday Fun With Mr. Bean

Many different families have various traditions around this time of year, but probably few of them came from something PBS used to air about ten


Ride’s ‘Nowhere’ to Receive 20th Anniversary Treatment

Yes, World, there is a Santa Claus, and this year, he can bring you an expanded version of Ride’s classic debut album Nowhere! Out


Darwin Deez - “DNA” Video (PopMatters Premiere)

Synchronized interpretive dance anyone? The new video for "DNA", off the self-titled debut releasing 22 February 2011 from indie rocker Darwin Deez, has plenty to offer.


The Year in Music: February 2010

Let’s continue our look at the biggest events in music, one month at a time, with February 2010.


Rad Omen - “Rad Anthem” (video)

The music video for “Rad Anthem”—the debut single from new electronica group Rad Omen (which features, strangely enough, Peter Dante of Every Adam Sandler


When Saints Go Machine - “Fail Forever” Video (PopMatters Premiere)

The electronic four-piece matches their electronic sound with classical instruments and moving lyrics. After gaining some recognition in Denmark, the band is ready to take on the world.


Pretty Lights - “Future Blind” Video (PopMatters Premiere)

As described by Derek Vincent Smith himself, Pretty Lights "gives the people what they want; electro organic cutting-edge party rocking beats that fill venues with energy and emotion and send dance floors into frenzies."


Discodeine (with Jarvis Cocker) - “Synchronize” MP3 (PopMatters Premiere)

Discodeine's new single -- with vocals by Jarvis Cocker -- should be the theme song to countless acts of sexiness.


John Grant - “Chicken Bones” (video)

Times are tough on the amateur superhero circuit. At least that’s the impression given by John Grant’s “Chicken Bones” video (from his outstanding


November 2010

October 2010

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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