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'Vitriola' Stands Among Cursive's Most ambitious work

Sprawling, philosophical, and politically charged, Cursive's Vitriola is a flawed yet compelling opus by one of contemporary post-punk's most vital voices.

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Cursive: The Ugly Organ (Reissue)

Cursive's much-loved rage cannon of a record has been remastered, allowing one to hear every mangled guitar chord, every abused organ note, every polyp in Kasher's throat. It's makes a legendarily bilious album even more so, like watching surgery in HD.

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'But That Doesn’t Make It Any Less Scary': An Interview with Cursive

PopMatters' Drew Fortune catches up with his former babysitter and Cursive frontman in this interview about concept albums, angst, and why happy songs are hard to write.

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Cursive: I Am Gemini

As a seminar in how not to make a concept album, very useful! As anything else...

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Video Interview with Tim Kasher (PopMatters Premiere)

As the debut subject for PopMatters' new line of video interviews, Cursive's Tim Kasher discusses why he continually changes his sound, what he thinks of those who can't accept fiction as fiction, and why he'll never be "Weird Al" Yankovic ...

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Cursive's Tim Kasher Keeps Maturing in Public on His Solo Effort

An older and more experienced veteran of hundreds of shows and over a decade in the public eye, Kasher’s asking himself again what it means to be an artist in the commercial world.

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Cursive: Mama, I'm Swollen

Its high points undeniably high, the end result is nevertheless another mild disappointment from a songwriter who would do well to cut his songs loose a bit.

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Cursive: "From the Hips" (MP3)

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Cursive: Happy Hollow

Omaha postpunkers get political, bring the horns, on 14 "hymns for the heathen".

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