Nick Lowe: Reissues, 1982-1990

Nick Lowe: Reissues, 1982-1990

By Chris Ingalls

Six vital releases from one of the most underappreciated titans of power pop are finally back in print. 24 Jul 2017 // 2:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

26 Jan 2007 // 2:00 AM

Smokin Aces (2006)

Smokin' Aces mashes together at least four movies, with all plots and characters spinning around a Vegas card trickster.

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26 Jan 2007 // 2:00 AM

Catch and Release (2006)

That this movie doesn’t find a way out of the morass of generic cliché and triviality isn't surprising, but it is disappointing.

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26 Jan 2007 // 2:00 AM

Blood and Chocolate (2007)

Vivian sees the world holistically, seeking compromise and even some measure of compatibility with humans. Call it the zen of werewolfness.

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The Trolleyvox: Present the Karaoke Meltdowns

The Trolleyvox, a band of Philly mainstays now three albums into their power pop run, cut achingly sweet power pop with muscle and intelligence. They

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:02 PM

Streets of Rage Remake

To the homebrew hall of fame we can now add Streets of Rage Remake.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:02 PM

Paleo: Paleos Song Diary

If your MP3 player needs padding, you can’t do better than take a stroll through indie songster Paleo’s website, and his project to

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:01 PM

Damn Arms: Patterns EP

Snap! Crakk!, now reincarnated and relocated (from Melbourne to Sydney) as Damn Arms, fits so easily into the Klaxons-led punk-dance scene you may suspect a

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:01 PM

Ikachan

Pixel's fantastic (if short) squid game gets a new translation.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

Jeff Tweedy + Glenn Kotche

Jeff Tweedy fetes a future in the stand-up comedy, as Kotche beats waves through the crowd.

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25 Jan 2007 // 9:00 PM

The Stranglers: Suite XVI

The Stranglers have renewed their maverick approach, sounding as creative and enthused as ever before. Now 30 years into their recording history, the "Meninblack" are back.

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'Doctor Who': Casting a Woman as the Doctor Offers Fresh Perspectives and a New Kind of Role Model

// Channel Surfing

"The BBC's announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor has sections of fandom up in arms. Why all the fuss?

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