Notes from the Road

October 2012

Brooklyn Pour: 6 October 2012 (Preview)

The upcoming Brooklyn Pour, presented by The Village Voice, promises over 100 craft beers and entertainment.


Dani Shivers + Chrissy Murderbot: 28 September - Chicago

POPMATTERS SPONSOR: Chrissy Murderbot and Dani Shivers put on a high energy show for people looking to do their thing at Chicago's Double Door.


September 2012

Excitement and Controversy Surround the New Barclays Center

If the protestors outside on the Barclays Center Ribbon cutting day might have indicated, the new arena, and home for NBA's Nets, has stirred up controversy and excitement.


Thrill Jockey’s 20th Anniversary in Baltimore

The essential Chicago label throws itself a birthday bash in Baltimore, with a little help from Future Islands, Tortoise, Matmos, and others.


Indian Traditional Music Continues to Create an Impact

Electronica group, Karmeleons, brought their dance rhythms to New York the same week One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das presented the chant singer on the big screen. Both artists utilize their Indian elements to create sounds exemplary of their genres, showing how music, not just from India, can impact an individual.


Bob Mould: 7 September 2012 - New York

Bob Mould gave a great performance to a barely half full audience at Williamsburg Park.


TIFF 2012: Day 5: ‘To the Wonder’ + ‘End of Watch’

Day five of our TIFF coverage features the latest Terrence Malick film To the Wonder and David Ayer's End of Watch.


TIFF 2012: Day 4: ‘Cloud Atlas’ + ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ + ‘Byzantium’

Day four of our TIFF coverage features the collaboration between the Wachowskis and Tom Tykwer that is Cloud Atlas, David O. Russell's superb Silver Linings Playbook, and Neil Jordan's latest, Byzantium.


TIFF 2012: Day 3: ‘The Master’ + ‘Call Girl’ + ‘A Liar’s Autobiography’ + ‘The Iceman’

Day three of our TIFF coverage features the latest from auteur Paul Thomas Anderson, Mikael Marcimain's Call Girl, a biopic of Monty Python’s Graham Chapman, and a disappointing serial killer flick in The Iceman.


A Day Out at the Electric Zoo Festival 2012

We've already shown you many faces of those at Electric Zoo, but let's go more into what the event was actually like.


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Unexpected Deaths and Hideous Trousers in 'Kamikaze 89'

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"Rainer Werner Fassbinder is the whole show.

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