Grant Morrison Takes 'Heavy Metal #281' for a Spin

Grant Morrison Takes 'Heavy Metal #281' for a Spin

By John Tamarri

A special issue, dedicated to sex, 'cause we've never seen that before in the Heavy Metal series. 26 Jul 2016 // 10:30 AM

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24 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Tom Petty: Highway Companion

"Ankle Deep" conjures up a pretty lively harmonic resemblance to Steve Goodman's "You Never Even Called Me By My Name", which, in the context of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' biting of "Dani Califonia", turns this sentence quickly into a fun game of Six Degrees of Tom Petty.

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24 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Tomcraft: Hyper Sexy Conscious

There isn't a single track on the entire album that manages to rise above the level of tepid familiarity.

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Various Artists: Easy to be Free

Although this 20-track tribute album doesn't contain any big stars, the selections include material from every phase of Nelson's career and reveal the depth of his talents.

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Cloudland Canyon: Requiems Der Natur, 2002-2004

Ex-Panthers spazz rocker joins German experimentalist to make surreally beautiful meditations on music, noise and the natural world.

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Archie Bronson Outfit: Derdang Derdang

Garage-rock of the sometimes swampy, sometimes sappy variety.

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Janiva Magness: Do I Move You?

Janiva Magness brings an old-time Motown-meets-Delta sound to these bluesy beauties, making for one heck of a listen filled with oodles of soul.

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23 Jul 2006 // 10:00 PM

Paatos: Silence of Another Kind

Moody Swedes explore their influences, find sparks of originality amid the sounds.

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X-Men: Deadly Genesis #1-6

I really am not interested in characters I grew up with being sullied.

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I really am not interested in characters I grew up with being sullied.

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21 Jul 2006 // 12:00 AM

Shadowboxer (2005)

While their profession is both odious and familiar, Mikey and Rose's sexual relationship is less commonplace.

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Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

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"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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