Please donate to help save PopMatters. We are moving to WordPress in December out of necessity and need your help.
Recent
Music

Gimme Somethin' True: An Interview with Basement Jaxx

After a decade of making revolutionary house music, the Jaxx's Felix talks to PopMatters about working with Yoko Ono, taking that first step towards marriage, and the creation of their latest album, Scars

Music

David Meets Goliath: An Interview With Devendra Banhart

Devendra Banhart gladly dismantles any notions of relinquishing creative control to his new major label bosses, explores the biological evolution of mushrooms, and shares a surprising connection to Neil Young.

Music

The Entrance Band: The Entrance Band

Guy Blakeslee can reach into kitschy territory, but with this massive power trio, there is potential for success without compromising artistic integrity.

SAVE / IGNORE: Labels

Ecstatic Peace!

Music

Terry Callier: Hidden Conversations

With his latest recording, Callier decided to wholeheartedly embrace his younger generation of supporters and put a good deal of creative forces in their hands.

Music

Rodriguez: Coming from Reality

Rodriguez’s songwriting is still on point, full of life and vigor in the way he expresses our everyday experiences and emotions.

SAVE / IGNORE: Labels

Light in the Attic

SAVE / IGNORE: Labels

Mr. Bongo

SAVE / IGNORE: Labels

Touch

Music

Nana April Jun: Ontology of Noise

Ontology of Noise explores manipulation of digital sources that create single-layered dark, static landscapes that have more in common with everyday sounds and atmospheres, than processed noises.

Music

Bonnaroo Day 3 (Sunday, 14 June 2009)

Words and Pictures by John Bohannon

Music

Bonnaroo Day 1 (Friday, 12 June 2009)

Words by John Bohannon and Pictures by Karen Dunbar

John Bohannon
Music

Mammifer: Hirror Ennifer

Hydra Head's Mammifer gets lost in a static world of drones and ambiance.

Music

William Parker: Double Sunrise Over Neptune/Petit Oiseau

William Parker's inventive approach to the current state of jazz music puts him at the forefront of the avant-garde scene.

Music

Mike Bones: A Fool For Everyone

Social Registry resident guitarist puts out an album less rooted in experimental music than traditional songwriting form.

Reviews

Big Ears Festival

If this year was any indication of what is to come, Big Ears may become the premiere American avant-garde festival… in Knoxville, Tennessee of all places.


Reviews
Collapse Expand Reviews



Features
Collapse Expand Features

PM Picks
Collapse Expand Pm Picks

© 1999-2020 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters is wholly independent, women-owned and operated.