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YACHT have just released their new video for “Psychic City (Voodoo City)”. They are quite emphatic in stressing they aren’t endorsing the occult in this depiction of contrasts of “good” and “evil”.

Indie folkie William Fitzsimmons covers Kanye West’s “Heartless”. Talk about transforming a tune. I guess oil and water sometimes mix after all.

William Fitzsimmons
“Heartless” (Kanye West cover) [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

5 Aug 2009


Muse
The Resistance
(Warner Bros.)
Releasing: 15 September

SONG LIST
01 Uprising   
02 Resistance  
03 Undisclosed Desires  
04 United States of Eurasia (+ Collateral Damage)   
05 Guiding Light  
06 Unnatural Selection  
07 MK Ultra  
08 I Belong to You (+ Mon Coeur S’Ouvre A Ta Voix)   
09 Exogenesis: Symphony Part I (Overture)   
10 Exogenesis: Symphony Part II (Cross Pollination)   
11 Exogenesis Part III (Redemption)

Muse
“Uprising” [Stream]

John Vanderslice hooked up with the Magik Magik Orchestra at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music to record a live take of “Promising Actress” from 2004’s Cellar Door. (via yourstru.ly)

We slapped an 8 on Gomez’s latest A New Tide back in April. The band is still touring this fine record and they stopped by Conan O’Brien’s stage to play “Airstream Driver” recently. Ross Langager said of the song, “lead single ‘Airstream Driver’ rides metallic sustains and irresistible rhythm as Ian Ball’s teeter-totter melody flits ahead before charmingly lagging behind.”

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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