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by PopMatters Staff

28 May 2009


Lots of happenings with a perennial PopMatters favorite Curumin. The Brazilian rapper returns Northern climes for a raft of concert appearances (after the jump), including a gig at the Montreal Jazz Festival on July 11. He was also recently featured on National Geographic’s Geo Sessions and we have the videos here.

Curumin
“Sambito (Totaru Shock)” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

27 May 2009


Wale has joined with Zune to produce a series of 10 video podcasts and the first one has just gone live. It follows the rapper on tour in Chicago. Wale’s record from last year, The Mixtape About Nothing, was critically acclaimed by us and many others.

by PopMatters Staff

27 May 2009


YACHT
“Psychic City” [MP3]
     

YACHT
See Mystery Lights
(DFA)
Releasing: 28 July 2009

TRACK LIST
01   Ring the Bell  
02   The Afterlife  
03   I’m in Love With a Ripper  
04     It’s Boring / You Can Live Anywhere You Want    
05   Psychic City (Voodoo City)   
06   Summer Song  
07   We Have All We’ve Ever Wanted  
08   Don’t Fight the Darkness  
09   I’m in Love With a Ripper (Party Mix)   
10   Psychic City (Version)

by PopMatters Staff

27 May 2009


Patrick Wolf’s new CD Bachelor releases next week. Watch for a review and interview on PopMatters soon.

by PopMatters Staff

27 May 2009


//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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