Notes from the Road

May 2011

The Submarines Interview: 26 April 2011 - New York

Musical mates tour with new co-creations.


By Invitation Only - k.d. lang in Los Angeles

PopMatters was invited to attend a private recording of an upcoming k.d. lang live broadcast on KCRW in Los Angeles, in honor of her new record Sing It Loud.


April 2011

Handsome Furs: 14 April 2011 - New York

Sound Kapital is for the wild artist at heart, for expatriates in day clothes secretly plotting for the chance to escape again. Thanks to Handsome Furs’ awesome performance, my wanderlust was most certainly reawakened.


Jamaica: 13 April 2011 - Washington DC

With their own considerable ambition and talent, along with the guidance of two highly accomplished, forward thinking producers, Jamaica is poised for success.


Tribeca Film Festival 2011: The Miners’ Hymns

The Miners' Hymns issues a silent yet evocative reminder about labor economy.


Voxhaul Broadcast: 19 April 2011 – New York

A L.A. band ready for the spotlight.


Laying LCD Soundsystem to Rest

...wish that we could talk about it but there, that's the problem.


A Rare Beast: Pitchfork Music Festival 2011

This summer music festival feels not only manageable but somehow intimate.


The Octopus Project: 6 April 2011 - New York City

One of Austin's best takes headlining tour to New York.


Wye Oak: 7 April 2011 - Chicago

This pair is about volume, and we’re not talking about just loudness to your ears, we’re talking about amplitude that ripples your pant legs and beats your heart for you.


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The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

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"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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