Thursday, June 2 2011
If only the creators of the Spiderman musical had chosen Elvis Costello instead of U2 to create Spidey's soundtrack... While we're at it, here are some ideas for Broadway's next pack of superhero shows.
Friday, December 18 2009
PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2009, highlighted by a bevy of American indie rock juggernauts, the return of a hip-hop master, and a couple of the finest voices on the planet.
Friday, December 18 2009
PopMatters kicks off our annual two-week-long best music of the year feature with the 50 best singles of 2009, highlighted by a trio of American indie rock headliners.
Monday, May 12 2008
The music of Neko Case shows us a world of danger, guilt, regret, displaced hearts, lost time and lost faith, several deaths, the matter-of-factness of animals, and reckoning. In other words, exactly what the contemporary moment shows us.
Saturday, December 23 2006
At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 60 records of 2006.
Monday, April 27 2009
Violence in music begets violence in music: female artists reclaim the murder ballad.
Monday, August 6 2012
A weekend full of live music including performances by Neko Case, Aesop Rock, Major Lazer, Grimes, Cloud Nothings, Twin Shadow, Youth Lagoon, Thee Oh Sees, Doomtree, Father John Misty, John Maus, Porcelain Raft, Spaceghostpurrp, King Tuff, Blood Diamonds and more.
Friday, May 29 2009
Live, the audience gets a glimpse at two very distinct sides of Neko Case; her vocals and their ability to chill to the bone and the woman who delivers them whose charms warm you right back up
Tuesday, March 3 2009
Beguiling beauty and powerful pipes can’t save Case’s latest from feeling like a disappointment.
Thursday, January 18 2007
Wait, wasn't this released on DVD just a short while ago?
Sunday, November 5 2006
Blacklisted placed Case on plenty of year's best lists, but this Austin City Limits broadcast may have been her true coming out party.
Wednesday, November 18 2009
Neko caps off a good year for her and Middle Cyclone with a visit the the Risible One:
Friday, June 12 2009
Neko Case dropped by The Tonight Show last night to play "This Tornado Loves You" off Middle Cyclone
Monday, March 30 2009
Neko Case's Sixth album, Middle Cyclone is almost a month old, but has quickly become one of her most important works in her distinguished career.
Friday, July 17 2009
On her most recent album, the shadowy "Middle Cyclone," Neko Case imprinted the style she has been honing over the previous two albums. As she…