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Thursday, July 24 2014

‘Song of the Shank’ Celebrates a Unique American Musician

This feels like an exercise in deep thought and immersion in "Blind Tom’s" uniquely bizarre experience and the cruel history he was forced to live.


Wednesday, July 23 2014

Korby Lenker - “If I Prove False” (video)

When singer/songwriter/filmmaker/author Korby Lenker needed a video for his “If I Prove False”, he turned to another local renaissance man, Dawson Wells.


Digital Savant: RIP MP3? Transition to streaming is speeding up

If you’d like to stay ahead of technology trends, it might not hurt to have a Swedish boyfriend. Amber Deitrich, an Austinite who works


$10 million computer game championship highlights the evolution of eSports

What started out as a computer game publicity stunt four years ago has quickly become one of the largest professional gamer competitions in the world,


Germaine Greer’s Activism Takes Root in Australia’s Rain Forest

In White Beech Greer makes it clear that complacency is our most pressing problem, not just in the sense of doing nothing but also in terms of doing the wrong thing.


Tuesday, July 22 2014

Toronto 2014: Reitman, Baumbach and Rock to premiere new films

New movies from veteran directors such as Jason Reitman, Noah Baumbach and Shawn Levy — not to mention the work of some less expected filmmaking types —


Alejandra O’Leary and the Champions of the West - ‘Skin to Skin’ (audio) (Premiere)

Check out and download the latest tune from Alejandra O'Leary and the Champions of the West, "Skin to Skin".


The Call feat. Robert Levon Been - ‘I Still Believe’ (video) (Premiere)

Watch a video from the forthcoming live video from the Call and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club's Robert Levon Been, "I Still Believe".


Sara Jackson-Holman - ‘River Queen’ (video) (Premiere)

Check out the latest video from Portland, Oregon recording artist Sara Jackson-Holman, the Lana Del Rey-indebted "River Queen".


‘Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!’ Is a Hard-Charging History of Rock ‘n’ Roll

Bob Stanley sets out to map the deliriously vast landscape of pop in this finely detailed new book.


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