PopMatters spotlights a few additional 2012 albums that didn’t quite crack the Best 75 list.
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The entire record is full of unpredictable fury, of structures so fast and tight they seem rickety and chaotic even when the band is at their most in-control.
Katy B featuring Wiley and Zinc “Got Paid” “Got Paid” is about getting excited to go out on a Friday after getting a fresh paycheck. This is a pretty banal subject for a song, but Katy B makes it work because she’s so effective in expressing her joy and anticipation. This may be boilerplate for [...]
The game presents a contention between the competing philosophies and the worldviews of the various players in the drama, pitting a religious individualism against a practical collectivism.
If anything, Bloodshot has proven its mastery, and it’s evolution of those early-Boomers generation concerns first glimpsed at in the pages of Incredible Hulk…