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What is Filk?

Filk’s not so much a genre as a state of being.
The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the DIURNAL atmospheric DISEQUILIBRIUM
By GEORGIANA COHEN  |  March 20, 2008

Three of a kind

Even with two good support acts, the British foursome weren’t quite able to fill the Orpheum.
Editors, Louis XIV, and Hot Hot Heat at Orpheum Theatre, January 19, 2008
By VICTORIA WELCH  |  January 22, 2008

Editors: An End Has a Start

Like Ian McCulloch in the early ’80s, Editors singer Tom Smith sounds old before his time, preoccupied as he is with our precarious mortal coil.
By MATT ASHARE  |  August 28, 2007

Designer imitation

No doubt their mimeographed postpunk is about as fresh as a tray of Shaw’s sushi. And yet Editors are well aware that they can be past expiration date and still come through with the upper hand. Slideshow: Editors at the Paradise, July 30, 2006
Editors at the Paradise, July 30, 2006
By SHARON STEEL  |  July 31, 2006