Paste Magazine is a great independent publication with insightful comment and proper, lengthy articles, rather than pages of advertisments and photographs. It comments on music and film and subscribers recieve a dvd and audio cd every month. They are a magazine for people who still enjoy discovering new music, prize substance and songcraft over fads and manufactured attitude, and appreciate quality music in whatever genre it might inhabit--indie rock, Triple-A, Americana, folk, blues, jazz, etc. A quality that I feel is all too lacking in the hyped MTV music world of today.
Paste turned their hand to an article about Bright Eyes. Read it HERE