Feb 2011 | vol 4
Title Type author Comments
Feature Interview - Sven BirkertsDiscussing technology with the renowned critic and looking back at his book The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age. Feature Adam Caress 0
Most Anticipated Albums of 2011Flaming Lips to Fleet Foxes, Lykki Li to Lady Gaga, Death Cab to Dr. Dre. Anticipate with full abandon. Feature Philip Francis 18
The King is Dead - What About the Kingdom? (Part 1)Thanks to artists like The Decemberists and Arcade Fire, rock music thrives on. Feature Josh Caress 6
Artist In Residence - February 2011 - Iron and WineOver the last ten years, Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam has crafted meticulous songs of forlorn love, religious experience and wistful dreams. It’s been more than three years since his last studio effort, The Shepherd’s Dog. While Beam’s early albums were sparse, intimate solo affairs, Shepherd’s introduced layered textures and poly-rhythmic sounds. Beam built upon this sonic collage for his new album, Kiss Each Other Clean. Artist In Residence The Mule 1
E Unibus PluramWhere have you gone David Foster Wallace? Column Adam Caress 4
What's Bad Is GoodWhat's good is bad. You'll find out when you reach the top. You're on the bottom. Column Philip Francis 2
Swift Boat VetTaylor Swift has become America’s sweetheart, successful and uncontroversial, with nothing nice to say. Column Chris Madin 1
Keeping Time with LinnThe Anglo-File pulled out all the stops to secure an interview with Linn LM-1 Column Jay Nee 0
The Mouse Inside a Can TrickPBR, Salt Lake City and the humble rodent of the wild West. Column Dharma Sawyer 8
Smith Westerns - Dye it BlondeImpressive full-length debut by a few sad-eyed, lovelorn, and earnest Chicago kids. Review Dave Williams 1
Cannibal Ox - The Cold VeinFierce and meticulous MCs dictating their manifesto to anyone left listening. Review Scott Koerwer 1
Skream - Outside the BoxYoung father of dubstep marries the queens of pop. Review Maeghan Ouimet 0
Iron and Wine - The Shepherd's DogHushed Floridian turns out epic Ghanaian highlife song Review Luke Dennis 0
Iron and Wine - Kiss Each Other CleanWildly beautiful spin of the color wheel by Beam and Co. Review Luke Dennis 0
Top 5 Dubstep Tracks of 2011 Filter Maeghan Ouimet 0
Iron and Wine Retrospective Filter Philip Francis 3
Top 10 Duets Filter Courtney Sevener 0
2011 Academy Awards Preview Filter Luke Dennis 6
True Grit (2010) Filter Luke Dennis 0
The Gutenberg Elegies - Sven Birkerts Filter Adam Caress 0