Tindersticks: The Waiting Room

Tindersticks: The Waiting Room

By Ed Whitelock

The world's most cinematic band has invited a collection of film directors to interpret their latest record, to stunning effect. 10 Feb 2016 // 2:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

7 Dec 2004 // 12:00 AM

A tremolo-touting troubadour bears his Psychedelic Squid and other weapons of the willfully obtuse.

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The Wilco Book (Book + CD) by Wilco

It's clear to see that without this kind of playful exploration to rein back for their song-based work, Wilco might not be Wilco.

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Sun Tzu Was a Sissy: Conquer Your Enemies, Promote Your Friends, and Wage the Real Art of War by Sta

In Bing's world, only loved ones are entitled to the smallest sliver of loyalty; everyone else is the enemy. And in Bing's world, you crush the enemy.

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7 Dec 2004 // 12:00 AM

Rammer Jammer Yellow Hammer by Warren St. John

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The O’Reilly Factor for Kids: A Survival Guide for America’s Families by Bill O’Reilly and Charles F

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Hello, I’m Special: How Individuality Became The New Conformity by Hal Niedzviecki

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	Panthers: Things Are Strange

Maybe this is the album ...Trail of Dead would've made if they were studying semiotics at New York University when the towers fell.

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6 Dec 2004 // 10:00 PM

	Papercuts: Mockingbird

Jason Robert Quever is Papercuts. The San Francisco resident released a well-received album in 2000 under this name called Rejoicing Songs, which several critics rejoiced to.

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6 Dec 2004 // 10:00 PM

	Mayonnaise: self-titled

On the face of it, it would be easy to dismiss Mayonnaise as a low-rent Gorillaz. Crispin Hunt is the voice here, instead of Blur’

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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