Tag: Pitchfork

HeadCount’s Best Year Ever

We are proud to announce that 2012 was HeadCount’s best year ever. We registered 103,340. The total for the two-year election cycle was 111,832.

Posted in News, Music and Activism

Interview: Mock Show Founder Jason Kaczorowski

The greatly anticipated ‘Da Mock Show comes to Chicago next week. We sat down with Jason Kaczorowski – photographer, Phish fan and organizer of the event – to hear what it’s all about.

Posted in Music and Activism

Really, though, why can’t we all just get along?

“Why We Fight,” some of the more thought provoking musical writings posted to Pitchfork at the moment, discusses genre-mixing this week. Part of the prolonged point that author Nitsuh Abebe makes in support of exploring other types of music is that genres encourage development within other genres, and, in fact, keep them in balance.

Posted in Trends in Music and Society

Broken Social Scene’s Political New Music Video

In Broken Social Scene’s new music video for “Meet Me in the Basement.” The song, set to images ranging from cops and riots to the Yo Gabba Gabba gang…