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by PopMatters Staff

14 Apr 2008

Wolf Parade
Call It a Ritual [MP3]

Laura Cantrell
Love Vigilantes [MP3]

No Age
Eraser [MP3]

American Princes
Real Love [MP3]

The Autumns
Boys [MP3]

Plastic Constellations
Stay That Way [MP3]

Dizzee Rascal
Where Da G’s [Video]

by PopMatters Staff

13 Apr 2008

Tilly and the Wall
Cacophony [MP3] (from O releasing 17 June on Team Love Records)

Beat Control [Video]

Ya Ya Ya [MP3]

Veda Hille
Lucklucky [MP3]

Kathleen Edwards
The Cheapest Key [Video]

Tickley Feather
Tonight Is the Night [MP3]

Tokyo Police Club
In a Cave [MP3]


by PopMatters Staff

10 Apr 2008

Happiness [Video] (Releasing 14 April on 2 x CD, 7” picture disc and download in the UK)

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey
Tae Parade [MP3]

Bobby & Blumm
In Future Present [MP3]

Monroe Mustang
The Other Side [MP3]

Astrid Williamson
Hozanna (acoustic) [MP3]

Anna Ternheim
To Be Gone [MP3]

The Sweetest Tooth [MP3]

by PopMatters Staff

8 Apr 2008

Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
Glue Girls [MP3]

Think I Wanna Die [MP3]

The Breeders
Bang On [MP3]

Nina Simone
Revolution [MP3]

The Witch [Video]

Baleen Plate Lullaby [MP3]

The Sword
Fire Lances of the Ancient Hyperzephyrians [MP3]

Me Cai [MP3]

Buy at iTunes Music Store

by PopMatters Staff

1 Apr 2008

Barry Adamson
(all tracks from Back to the Cat released 31 March)
Spend a Little Time [MP3]

Shadow of Death Hotel [MP3]

Psycho_Sexual [MP3]

Buy at Rhapsody

The Black Angels
Doves [MP3] (from Directions to See a Ghost releasing 13 May)

Ghislain Poirier
Blazin [Video]

Kanye West
Homecoming [Video]

The Old Haunts
Volatile [MP3]

New Bloods
Oh, Deadly Nightshade [MP3] (from The Secret Life releasing 8 April)

J. Spaceman and Sun City Girls
Mr. Lonely Viola [MP3]

Los Campesinos!
My Year in Lists [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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