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The 10 Best Indie Pop Albums of 2009

Indie pop in 2009 was about all young energy and autumnal melancholy, about the rush you feel when you first hear an exciting new band, and the bittersweet feeling you get when your favorite band calls it quits.

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Revisiting 'Girlfriends': A Forgotten Film of Second-Wave Feminism

Stanley Kubrick was right. Girlfriends is one of the finest American films of the ‘70s.

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Can Television Be a Solution to Hollywood's Diversity Problem?

We are living in the second Golden Age of Television, and not just because the writing is so good: TV is where we can tune in for real diversity.

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Season Three of 'Girls' Might Be Its Strongest Yet

Much like its closest television contemporary, Mad Men, Girls comes alive through character detail rather than plot.

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The Best Television of 2014

In 2014, we let Russian spies, biker gangs, Silicon Valley techies, and existentially frustrated detectives into our living rooms. As these 25 picks reveal, we had good reasons for doing so.

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From 'Little Women' to 'Girls'

Hannah of Girls is not your grandmother’s fictional heroine, but she's a worthy, modern-day descendant.

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Cheers Elephant: Like Wind Blows Fire

Philadelphia quartet fans flames of success on new release.

Jedd Beaudoin
Television

Why Isn't HBO's 'Girls' Called 'Rich Losers'?

Despite its intentions, Girls simply can't be a reflection of creator Lena Dunham's multicultural, multiracial, downwardly mobile generation -- the characters are too white, too wealthy, and most damningly, too insular and incurious about the world beyond them.

Inkoo Kang
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SXSW Film Festival Day 4: 'Indie Game' + 'Girls'

Do you have to be into video games to like Indie Games? Absolutely not.

Faith Korpi
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Girls Release New Video for "My Ma"

The third video off the San Francisco band Girls' release Father, Son, Holy Ghost debuted February 27 via the Team Coco website.

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The Best Indie-Pop of 2011

Perhaps some of the bands on this list aren’t indie-pop in a literal way, but they most definitely are in heredity, influence, or spirit. They prove that our most interesting musicians can express themselves within the essential form of a pop song, while also changing how we think about songs and what they do to us.

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Girls: Father, Son, Holy Ghost

As good as their debut Album is, the band has utterly surpassed itself with the cosmic Father, Son, Holy Ghost.

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Girls: Broken Dreams Club

Not many young indie bands have created their own mythology in so short a time as Girls have. And the main reason for their growing mystique is, of course, the music

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Girls + The Magic Kids: 29 January 2010 - Austin, TX

As soon as Owens and the rest of Girls hit the stage, it becomes quite evident who most people paid to see this evening.

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Pitchfork: The Taste Maker

Judging by the "Top Ten" list of hundreds of critics in Village Voice's Pazz and Jop Poll, Pitchfork is either really good, or critics are becoming really lazy.

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Girls + Real Estate: 3.Nov.09 - Washington DC

Girls + Real Estate: 3 November 2009 - The Black Cat, Washington DC / Words and Pictures by Mehan Jayasuriya

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