'Last Night, a Superhero Saved My Life' Is Grounded in Reality

'Last Night, a Superhero Saved My Life' Is Grounded in Reality

By Gregory L. Reece

Recommended reading for those whose lives were saved in the nick of time, and were transformed into their better selves, thanks to Amazons, Caped Crusaders, and Mutants. 28 Jul 2016 // 8:30 AM

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Dirty on Purpose: Hallelujah Sirens

Dirty on Purpose, firmly planted in the indie music world, try their darndest on their sophomore effort, Hallelujah Sirens, not to be pinned into any subgenres.

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14 Aug 2006 // 12:00 AM

Tim OReagan: Tim OReagan

The Jayhawks' drummer steps out from behind the drum kit for a fabulous first effort. And you thought Louris and Olson made the band what it was? Think again folks.

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Motorhead: 2-Disc Deluxe Expanded Editions

By the mid 1980s, Motorhead's definitive records were behind them, but these satisfying efforts assured that the band would be rock-and-roll elder statesmen rather than has-beens.

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14 Aug 2006 // 12:00 AM

Bexar Bexar: Tropism

There is a function in iPhoto that allows you, with one simple click of the mouse, to sepia tone any photograph, creating a sort of

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Various Artists: Ethnic Minority Music of Northeast Cambodia

I can't tell you whether this album is better or worse than other recordings of northeastern Cambodian animist tribes, because, to be honest, it's the first one I've heard, and for all I know it's the only one available.

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Darol Angers Republic of Strings: Generation Nation

A variety of genres come together in Generation Nation. But I should mention one unfortunate genre addition that you, PopMatters readers, aren't likely to appreciate…

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14 Aug 2006 // 12:00 AM

Kinnie Starr: Anything

When this Canadian born singer and emcee puts her spirit into her work, anything goes. Let's hope Anything goes platinum.

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Superiority Complex: Stand Up

Stage names mean a lot in hip-hop. Some are straightforward, like “Kanye West” or “Mike Jones”. Others are created from acronyms, like “KRS-One” (“Knowledge Reigns

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11 Aug 2006 // 6:00 AM

Matt Stillwell: Take It All In

In today’s frivolous world of Spike TV and Maxim magazine, it’s easy to lose sight of the responsibility that comes with being a

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11 Aug 2006 // 4:00 AM

Funnkoars: The Greatest Hits

It’s no surprise Funkoars haven’t hit the mainstream, even in Australia: their brand of smut-hop is even more obscene than gross-out A-hop kings

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I Don't Get 'Pokémon Go'

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"I’ve never felt more out of touch.

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