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by PopMatters Staff

29 Apr 2008

Rat Is Dead [MP3]

Robert Forster
Pandanus [MP3]

The Long Blondes
Guilt [Video]

Falling Out of Reach [Video]

Black Diamond Heavies
Bidin’ My Time [MP3]

Young and Sexy
The Fog [MP3]

Welcome [MP3]

Mike’s Dollar [MP3]

by PopMatters Staff

28 Apr 2008

Abigail Washburn & the Sparrow Quartet
Abigail Washburn & the Sparrow Quartet, releasing 20 May on Nettwerk Records [Streaming]
Video [Strange]

Flight of the Conchords
Ladies of the World [MP3]

Amy LaVere
That Beat (Sun Studio Sessions series) [Video]

Jef Stott
Lamaset (Miami Mix) [MP3]

Buy at iTunes Music Store

Stumble In [MP3]

Thalia Zedek Band
Lower Allston [MP3]

Eric Avery
All Remote and No Control [MP3]

by PopMatters Staff

23 Apr 2008

Les Savy Fav
Disco Drive (live) [MP3]

In These Woods [MP3]

Precision Auto (live) [MP3]

Reprobates Resume [MP3]

Manu Chao
Politik Kills(feat LKJ, remix by Dennis Bovell) [MP3]

El Perro del Mar
Glory to the World [MP3]

Hard Feelings [Video]

Beach House
Gila [Video]

Better Things [MP3]

Awesome Color
Eyes of Light [MP3]

Dan Deacon
Okie Dokie [Video]

by PopMatters Staff

18 Apr 2008

Kate Walsh
Documentary [Video]

A short documentary of Kate talking about her songwriting and the album Tim’s House, over a two-week tour of the US.

Architecture in Helsinki
Like It or Not (El Guincho Remix) [MP3]

Like It or Not [Video]

My [MP3] (from Huggable Dust releasing 20 May)

Compass [MP3]

Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
Think I Wanna Die [Video]

Video for the first single “Think I Wanna Die” off of the new SSLYBY album Pershing, released 8 April on Polyvinyl.

Big Boi feat. Andre 3000 and Raekwon
Royal Flush [Streaming]

The CoCo B’s
Give Up The Money (1982) [MP3]

The Futureheads
Radio Heart [Video]

by PopMatters Staff

15 Apr 2008

Hard Feelings [MP3]

What’s Up [MP3]

The Gossip
Yr Mangled Heart (Live) [MP3]

Kelley Stoltz
Birmingham Eccentric [MP3]

The Dodos
Ashley [MP3]

Alejandro Escovedo with Bruce Springsteen
Always a Friend [Video] (song from Escovedo’s new record, Real Animal, releasing 24 June)

Colin Meloy
We Both Go Down Together [Video]

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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