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In Brodsky's 'The Immortals', Greek Mythology Is a Sculptural Tool (Sponsored Article)

Like the surreal, dreamlike romance of Jean Cocteau’s Orpheus, the immortals of Brodsky’s world wander throughout cities, caught between their ethereal origins and the gritty realism of their oneiric existence.

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Win an #EverybodyRise Prize Pack from PopMatters

Stephanie Clifford's new book Everybody Rise is released today and to celebrate we're throwing a contest for a chance to win the book and a Dior addict make-up set.

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Streamline Your Life With Samsung Galaxy Tab S

From keeping up with the latest musical events to spending hours poring over a great e-book, the lightning-fast Samsung Galaxy Tab S has all of your needs covered.

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10 Talented Kids That Grew Up to Be Adult Stars

Whoever came up with the phrase "life is wasted on the youth" has some explaining to do to these ten incredible talents.

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CONTEST: David Baldacci Book Giveaway + $100 VISA Gift Card

David Baldacci’s books are great gift options for everyone on your holiday list and we are giving some away just in time for the holidays.

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Lexus and Will.I.Am. Team Up for a New Perspective

The union of Lexus Europe and the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am is reflective of the creative entrepreneurial spirit shared by the two.

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You Need to Hear What Noisey and Philips Have in Store for Music Lovers

Choosing how you listen to your music is no easy choice; fortunately, Philips offers music lovers an easy option with their excellent range of headphones.

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Lenny Kravitz Brings Funk-Centric Rock to the Wal-Mart Soundcheck Stage

Though a well-known industry veteran, Lenny Kravitz hasn't lost any of his performance energy, as demonstrated by his funky, retro performance at Wal-Mart's Soundcheck stage.

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MAGIC! Is Anything But "Rude" at Wal-Mart Soundcheck

Canadian reggae-rockers MAGIC! bring their loosey-goosey energy to the Wal-Mart Soundcheck stage, performing several cuts from their new album Don't Kill the Magic.

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The Gaslight Anthem - "Get Hurt" (Live at Wal-Mart Soundcheck) (video)

The Gaslight Anthem brings a full-throated rock and roll approach to its performance of many of the tunes on, Get Hurt, their latest studio outing, live on the Wal-Mart Soundcheck stage.

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Capital Cities - "One Minute More" (video)

"One Minute More" finds Capital Cities skillfully balancing pop accessibility while also emphasizing their indie rock roots.

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Feel Free to Run Strapless with TomTom Runner Cardio (sponsor)

With TomTom's Runner Cardio, one can feel completely liberated when running strapless.

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#SayItLoud: Five Career Highlights of James Brown

PopMatters looks back on some of the standout moments from the Godfather of Soul, from his work in film to his identity as a "sex machine".

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CONTEST: Win $50 Visa gift card and a LUCY T-Shirt & Hat

Luc Besson directs Scarlett Johansson in LUCY, an action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.

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SPONSOR: Grain Audio Designs the Best Speakers and Headphones for the True Music Fan

Speakers and headphones are everywhere these days, and they all seem to be more of the same, plastic, average-sounding, heavy pieces of disposable junk. However, Grain Audio, a New York-based speaker company is kissing off the mediocre and mundane, and bringing us something different.

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Levi's® Plots a Journey to the Modern Frontier with Some of the UK's Best Artists

SPONSOR: Levi’s® recently kicked off a new project to both explore and discover the source and inspiration of creative ambition across art forms.

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Smirnoff's Mindtunes Project Rocks the House with Beats from New Musicians and DJ Fresh (Sponsor)

Our friends at Smirnoff have created new artistic project, Mindtunes, that involves groundbreaking methods of creating music through brainwaves.

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French Buzz Artist Madeon Headlines the Sony Xperia Z Launch Party

SPONSORED POST: The latest in hip + sophistication/technology has merged into the new Sony Xperia Z, which features all the best of Sony’s state of the art technology in a smartphone.

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Francicso Y Madero + Gemini Club: 24 August 2012 - Chicago

POPMATTERS SPONSOR: Francicso Y Madero and Gemini Club show what it means to "Do Your Thing". Electro dance pop and Latin-tinged experimentalism went down easy at the Double Door.

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The Ball: Discovering the Object of the Game

Anthropologist John Fox sets off on a worldwide adventure to the farthest reaches of the globe and the deepest recesses of our ancient past to answer a question inspired by his sports-loving son: "Why do we play ball?"

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Alberta Cross Teams with Ketel One for New Campaign

Alberta Cross is currently working on their sophomore album, but in the meantime they have teamed with Ketel One (who happens to make one of the yummiest vodkas on the planet), for the beverage-maker's "Gentlemen, This Is Vodka" campaign.

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