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by PopMatters Staff

30 Jul 2012


by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2012


by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2012


The latest Heartless Bastards video has just released. In the words of the directors Bradley Beesley and Louisiana Kreutz: “We wanted to honor the theme of the song with a good old fashioned office romance. Lucky for us we found two young-looking executives who had time to act in our music video. We also managed to trick the band into standing in a pool for three hours while they pretended to play toy instruments. The Heartless Bastards are a cooperative group!”

by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2012


Tift Merritt
Traveling Alone
(Yep Roc)
Release date: 2 October

Tift Merritt has a busy autumn ahead of her with her new album Traveling Alone hitting shops both online and brick and mortar in early October. In advance of that Merritt is busy touring North America, including an appearance at the Calgary Folk Music Festival this Saturday. Traveling Alone was recorded in Brooklyn and features appearances by Andrew Bird, Marc Ribot, Rob Burger (Lucinda Williams, Iron & Wine, Rufus Wainwright), John Convertino (Calexico), Eric Heywood (The Jayhawks, Son Volt, Alejandro Escovedo).

by Sarah Zupko

26 Jul 2012


Jez Collins recently praised Photek’s addition to the DJ Kicks series saying, “Photek maintains the quality that the series has become synonymous with, while providing us with a glimpse of a new, and dare I say it, more mature artist. An artist no longer worried about playing to the crowd, rather, an artist following his own musical path.”

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Moving Pixels Podcast: Highbrow, Middle Brow, and Lowbrow in Free-to-Play Gaming

// Moving Pixels

"From the charmingly trashy to the more artistically inclined, there is a wide variety of gaming options in the free-to-play market.

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