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by PopMatters Staff

23 Jun 2009


by PopMatters Staff

23 Jun 2009


A rather opaque video from the directorial vision of Clyde Petersen.

by PopMatters Staff

23 Jun 2009


Fantasies finds Metric and their illustrious front woman at a pivotal moment in their career. “If I stumble/Their gonna eat me alive,” Haines confesses on album opener “Help, I’m Alive”. The LP follows suit with this type of self-effacing frankness, but goes a long way in not abandoning its more labored pathos.—Daniel Rivera

by PopMatters Staff

23 Jun 2009


Sonic Youth ripped through “No Way” off their latest album The Eternal last night on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. Zach Schonfeld called the song, “a fantastic Thurston Moore contribution that seems to marry this record’s driving rock foundation to Rather Ripped’s vivid melodicism.”

by PopMatters Staff

23 Jun 2009


Punk legend Iggy Pop jammed with big beat master Fatboy Slim last night on Letterman’s show.

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Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

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