Friday, December 24 2010
PopMatters is on its annual publishing break until 3 January 2011, except for some film reviews and blogs. In the meantime, enjoy some of the year's best...
The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.
Wednesday, August 22 2012
Fragrant World continues Yeasayer's fascination with dense, interlocking synths – but where are the hooks?
Friday, February 12 2010
On their debut, this band made waves on the strength of a quietly revelatory single about the year 2080. Now the group seems determined as all hell to imagine 2080, the year, in sound.
Monday, April 12 2010
Brooklyn based Yeasayer started the US leg of their tour this weekend at a packed 930 Club in DC.
Wednesday, February 10 2010
It was hard to walk away without a melody or to not bob your head to Yeasayer’s polished sound collage. / Words and Pictures by Thomas Hauner.
Wednesday, November 25 2009
This video is NSFW, but when you get home you should check it out and see if you can connect the bizarre visuals to the…
Friday, November 13 2009
Dayve Hawk's inventive musical brain trust, Memory Tapes, remixes Yeasayer's new song "Ambling Alp" off their upcoming record, ODD BLOOD. The glo-fi engineer carves ornate…