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by Brice Ezell

27 Jan 2015


Sponsored by Friday Night Tykes

Ready to feel inadequate? As if the achievements of the ten people listed below weren’t impressive enough on their own, many of them were accomplished before the artists reached the age of ten. That’s right: by the time the rest of us normal folks were preparing ourselves to deal with algebra for the first time, these preternaturally talented young people were already taking big steps into the spotlight. Building a talent, whether physical or mental, takes time and dedication, but some people are lucky enough that they have the raw materials to throw a ball long or nail a really difficult piece of music not long after the training wheels came off their bikes.

by PopMatters Staff

20 Nov 2014


One (1) winner will receive:
·      David Baldacci’s new thriller, The Escape
·      His new Young Adult fantasy, The Finisher (ages 10+)
·      plus a $100 Visa gift card for holiday purchases

David Baldacci Book Giveaway + $100 VISA Gift Card in PopMatters's Hangs on LockerDome

by PopMatters Staff

5 Nov 2014


Though will.i.am has been most creatively active in the world of music, whether as a solo artist or through his worldwide popular group the Black Eyed Peas, he has a new artistic partner from the realm of auto design. Will.i.am and Lexus have teamed up together following the announcement of Lexus’ latest model, the premium mid-size SUV Lexus NX.

by PopMatters Staff

10 Oct 2014


For a real music lover, choosing headphones or earphones is no easy task. Genuine audiophiles will never be satisfied with pulling the cheapest earbuds off the rack; we want something that brings the best out of our music, because music is no small matter.

by PopMatters Staff

29 Sep 2014


Following performances from Seether, Brantley Gilbert, Hunter Hayes, and Jason Derulo, and The Gaslight Anthem, and Lee Brice, Wal-Mart Soundcheck has brought funk rock maestro Lenny Kravitz to its online stage. Though Kravitz was at his peak with mid-‘00s hits like “Lady”, he hasn’t stopped bringing his retro brand of rock to the world. His latest album, Strut, exemplifies everything about Kravitz’s classic rock stylings.

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It's Not Easy Being Yellow

// Moving Pixels

"In which we consider the challenges of and the reasons for making the “wrong” color choice in Pokemon Go.

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