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The 60 Best Albums of 2020

Despite a global pandemic, an economic crash, and the shut-down of international touring, 2020 bestowed an embarrassment of musical riches upon us.

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"It's Liberating Not Having to Compromise My Guts": An Interview with Doves' Jimi Goodwin

As the frontman for Doves, Jimi Goodwin proved to be quite the pop craftsman. On his new solo album, he creates a sort of personal mixtape, styles all around, Goodwin telling us how as a solo album, it couldn't have existed in any other form.

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(500) Days of Summer -- The Music

Director Marc Webb's deft, nuanced use of pop music does more than just enhance an already great film.

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Doves: 4 June 2009 - Terminal 5, New York

Photo Credit: Sachyn Mital

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Straight Out of Madchester: An Interview with the Doves

Doves talk to PopMatters about their development in the Manchester music world, the pressures of living up to their potential, and the new album Kingdom of Rust.

Stephen Humphries
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Doves: Kingdom of Rust

Doves' first album in four years, while certainly not without its share of great moments, is also their least consistent to date.

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show would be atop a New York City apartment building, under glowing wires and a canopy of stars...

Eddie Ciminelli
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Doves: Some Cities

Doves' first album in three years keeps things simple, with pleasing results.

Adrien Begrand
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Doves

Christine Di Bella
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Doves: The Last Broadcast

The Last Broadcast is far from a poor album. In fact, it has the elements of a great album, but it sounds like they got stuck halfway through or decided they had enough singles and cobbled the rest together hastily.

Jon Garrett
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don't yet think of themselves as proper English rockstars.

Devon Powers
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Doves

' rather alluring set of films was projected on the screen behind the stage as the foursome (the trio is touring with a keyboardist) swaggered on stage cigarettes alight.

Eamon P. Joyce

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