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Get the rhetoric right

Why do some Maine politicians keep talking about businesses as "job creators?"
Letter to the Portland Phoenix editors, October 19, 2012
By PORTLAND PHOENIX LETTERS  |  October 19, 2012

Cold Cave | Cherish the Light Years

The '80s have been dead for a while, but the decade's goth-rock/post-punk/synth-pop sounds still maintain cultural prestige.
Matador (2011)
By REYAN ALI  |  March 25, 2011
Editors with The Antlers at House of Blues

Editors with The Antlers at House of Blues

If the idea of the album as an art form is dying, then Brooklyn indie-poppers the Antlers gave it some serious mouth-to-mouth last summer with...
By webteam  |  February 17, 2010
12 Word Review-Editors

12 Word Review-Editors

Click here for my 12 Word Review of 'In This Light And On This Evening.' (click blog title for link)  
By Adam12  |  February 02, 2010

Straight Out of Brighton [Video Edition]

Editors – Papillon Ian Brown – Stellify The Big Pink – Dominos Arctic Monkeys – Cornerstone By Paul Driscoll  |  November 17, 2009

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