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What Makes Us Human And Not God: A Review of Vi Khi Nao’s The Old Philosopher

Jenna Le

06.16.16

What is the functional value of experimental poetry? In Vi Khi Nao’s The Old Philosopher, it is, like Cubism, the ability to see many angles from the same side. Jenna Le reviews.

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Regarding Lil Ugly Mane and Abject Music

Grant Maierhofer

06.14.16

The mysterious aesthetic of cult underground hip-hop icon Lil Ugly Mane shares as much with crust punk and black metal as it does rap. Grant Maierhofer digs deep into L.U.M.’s lineage as an anti-cultural web phenomenon.

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Hypothetical Kids: On Maya Newell’s Gayby Baby

Kimberly King Parsons

06.06.16

A moving new documentary, recently banned in Australia, follows the lives of children of same-sex parents. Kimberly King Parsons reviews.

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Album Roundup: April 2016

Scott Creney

06.02.16

Scott Creney back with a new month’s roundup of music loves and hates, including new work by Heron Oblivion, Kendrick Lamar, The Body, and much more.

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Ideal Home Noise (7): Masterworks, Skaalrud, Black Acid

Jeff Jackson

06.01.16

Jeff Jackson returns with a deep dive into mind benders that deserve a place in your home. This edition tackles American avant-garde, a surreal graphic novel, and portals into alternate worlds as art.

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Yellow Ochre, Burnt Umber, Ivory Black: Parquet Courts’ Human Performance

Reynard Seifert

05.26.16

Parquet Courts don’t disappoint on the hype built from their debut album, as their sophomore effort Human Performance extends their at once familiar and fresh Warholian aesthetic to find their best sounds yet. Reynard Seifert reviews.

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Undead Poets Society: A Review of Kim Yideum’s Cheer Up, Femme Fatale

Megan Milks

05.24.16

Cheer Up, Femme Fatale combines three major works by one of Korea’s poetic superstars. Megan Milks reviews.

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Fierce Grace: Review of Ronaldo V. Wilson’s Farther Traveler

Angel Dominguez

05.12.16

Angel Dominguez reviews Farther Traveler by Ronaldo V. Wilson: “You read Ronaldo V. Wilson’s Farther Traveler, and your life has to change.”

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Undoing the Industry: Death Grips’ Bottomless Pit

Benoit Lelièvre

05.10.16

On their latest album, Bottomless Pit, Death Grips prove again why they are vital listening in an era of hyper-marketed sounds. Benoit Lelièvre reviews.

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Album Roundup: March 2016

Scott Creney

04.26.16

Scott Creney’s a parent to a small child and still listens to more music than most of us. His roundup of the highlights and lowlights of last month’s releases includes new sounds by Santigold, DIIV, Porches, Teen, and more.