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by Erin Darling [23 May 2011 | No Comment | 1,246 views]
A Closer Look At Joystick Junkies: Tee Shirts Merging Two Worlds

Joystick Junkies is a London based fashion label that has created a fusion of digital pop culture and streetwear. Led by Creative Director Chris Birch, there’s more behind the striking designs than what first meets the eye. THEPOPFIX.com’s Erin Darling had the chance to talk gaming, graphics and cultural inspiration with Chris Birch. We found that there’s a lot to love about this exciting and rapidly expanding clothing line.

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by Kelcey Bridges [20 May 2011 | No Comment | 1,000 views]
THE CRITIC: Bridesmaids Not a Wedding Movie, Not a Chick Flick, Not ‘The Hangover’

So you want to know about Bridesmaids? Let me put it this way: when was the last time you walked out of the theater buckling over with side splitting laughter? Haven’t done that since, when?…EVER?

Music, The Critic »

by Rudy Klapper [11 May 2011 | Comments Off | 629 views]
THE CRITIC: New Release From The Antlers Full Of Songs Radiohead Forgot To Put On OK Computer

In an interview with Pitchfork this past January, Antlers frontman Peter Silberman related something Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchinson had told him about performing deeply personal material: “It’s the audience’s now. You’ll sing it to them, but they’re the ones singing it. You can let it go and give it to them.” It’s hard to imagine Silberman standing up night after night and going through Hospice’s litany of heartache, an album that was painful even for an uninterested listener, not to mention the guy who suffered through its creation.

Fashion, The Critic »

by Gerardo Mendez [10 May 2011 | No Comment | 623 views]
THE CRITIC: Marc By Marc Jacobs Fall 2011 = Fashion Failure

Well, this is the fall 2011 collection from Marc by Marc Jacobs. It is a disgrace, pretty much like Joan Riverʼs last 23 surgeries. Please, do not waste your money on this. I love Marcʼs designs most of the time, but not now. Yuck…