Dirty Projectors: Dirty Projectors

Dirty Projectors: Dirty Projectors

By Andrew Paschal

What David Longstreth attempts to pass as daring, confessional experimentation often veers closer to self-indulgence. 27 Feb 2017 // 6:55 AM

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New Collisions: The Optimist

Look out Grandpa! The kids are revolting.

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DeathSpank: Thongs of Virture

The only thing that's changed from the first game is the story and setting, but Thongs of Virtue is still fun, funny, and addictive.

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7 Oct 2010 // 9:00 PM

Jason Moran: Ten

Putting varied sources together so seamlessly has resulted in one of the year’s best releases.

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Joe Gibbs: 12” Reggae Discomix Showcase Volumes 4 and 5

Warning: These discs may induce the busting of old Water Pumpee and Electric Slide dance moves.

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‘Four Color Fear’ Is Eerie, Creepy and Weird and Just in Time for Halloween

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Sex and Lucía

While so many films try to be erotic, romantic, and sexy, only to fail miserably, Sex and Lucía pulls it off.

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Better Dead Than…: Four Prequels to “Red”

Rather than an afterthought, or a cheap cross-media marketing ploy, there's something resoundingly worthwhile to the four Red prequels.

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Jack Goes Boating may be a promising directorial debut, but it also offers characters so "real" you can feel the writer sketching in their quirks.

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7 Oct 2010 // 1:40 AM

Aimee Mann: 19 September 2010 - Chicago

An Aimee Mann concert will never be memorable for bombast and showmanship but rather for the scope and sweep with which Mann delivers her songs.

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The Avett Brothers: Live, Volume 3

Their shows are celebrated as wild, unhinged affairs, as much like a rock concert as any acoustic show has ever been. But, unfortunately, on record it mostly sounds rangy and irritating.

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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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