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Quicklook Music: Vajra

Look, I know a lot of us think of this when we think of “art rock”: But, I mean, is that so wrong? Clash at Demonhead was the best band in Scott Pilgrim. Bar none. Yeah. I said it. Putting aside the fact that rock is “art” to begin with, let’s discuss the idea that...

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Quicklook Music: Geiko

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Note: I sat here for twenty-some minutes trying to think of a joke about how listening to Geiko can save you 15% or more on car insurance that wasn’t hacky....

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Quicklook Music: Rival Empire

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You can hear flashes of Michael Jackson, Phil Collins and other members of the western musical zeitgeist in Rival Empire’s music. This helps to underline a theme in the Chicago...

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Transhumanism in Gaming

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Transhumanism: a word that boggles the mind in that it challenges the very definition of what it means to be human. Since early science fiction novels, this ideal of post-human...

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Quicklook Music: Heylel

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Ana Batista, lead singer of Heylel, sort of sounds like Amy Lee from Evanescence. Which reminds me, remember Evanescence? What happened to those guys? Nobody knows where they went? Really?...

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Quicklook Music: AUG

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AUG is not a contemporary metal band. Fans of Cannibal Corpse and Lamb of God should find somewhere else to headbang ASAP, because this is music that harkens back to...