Thursday, September 1 2011
PopMatters begins a new series examining at the widespread emergence of music video in the 1980s. From major artists like the Clash, David Bowie, and U2 to less famous brethren such as Haysi Fantayzee and Grandmaster Caz, these are the unsung videos from that decade that might have missed your attention the first time around.
Wednesday, August 10 2011
The Machines called whilst you were out. They want bread, milk, and some Acieeeeeed!
Friday, June 10 2011
Three discs, 17 remixes, and more DJs than could fit in a clown car. Yet unmistakably Depeche Mode.
Tuesday, May 24 2011
On June 7, Depeche Mode will release Remixes 2: 81-11, a sequel to Remixes 81-04 with new mixes by former Depeche members Vince Clarke and Alan Wilder.
Friday, January 21 2011
With no girls to flirt with or ask out, how was an all-male prep school boy going to step outside the shadow of his favorite leather-bearing, lipstick-wearing band and establish his heterosexuality? Easy. Take his fandom into the closet and deny, deny, deny.
Wednesday, January 5 2011
Depeche Mode's latest live document shows the synth-driven trio once again proving its capabilities in a live context.
Monday, November 22 2010
With two EPs pointing the way to a promising full-length, here's hoping that Claps, armed with dead-of-winter beats and synths, produce one before the spring thaw.
Monday, May 3 2010
Sunday, January 31 2010
Monday, December 14 2009
Albums that missed our Top 60 Albums list, but at least one of our writers loves.