The Flaming Lips: Oczy Mlody

The Flaming Lips: Oczy Mlody

By Evan Sawdey

Oczy Mlody feels less like the group's 14th grand artistic statement and more like a minor footnote to a once-great band's recent output. 17 Jan 2017 // 1:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

20 Oct 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Sacha Perry: Eretik

Classic Bebop piano with an amazing density of piano texture and a passionate commitment... righteous stuff of timeless validity, and the man is real.

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	Mew: And the Glass Handed Kites

Prog rock dynamics with easily digestible pop song lengths might make American rock fans spring for a European import.

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20 Oct 2005 // 10:00 PM

	DJ Koze: Kosi Comes Around

Anyone who feels safe with a solidly circumscribed conception of what a Kompakt artist sounds like should hear Koze, because while there is definitely much of the label's trademark microhouse, there is also so much more than that.

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	Dee Dee Bridgewater: J’ai Deux Amours

Flint, Michigan great extends herself across the ocean for an eclectic and daring album of Parisian jazz.

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	Broadcast: Tender Buttons

Their new music matches their stripped-down look.

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20 Oct 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Bush: Zen X Four [DVD]

Maybe Bush wasn't groundbreaking or particularly memorable, but the band deserves better than this incomplete, slapdash cash-grab of a DVD.

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Pop Montréal: Kickoff and Day 1: Featuring Annie, Telefauna, Kickers, Tommorow’s Friends, and E

Lessons Learned: schedules will be broken, stamina for both work and concert-going is in short supply, and sometimes you find surprises in unlikely places.

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20 Oct 2005 // 12:00 AM

Cosmos: 25th Anniversary Edition

Carl Sagan is a man of immense verbal power. His phrases are carefully chosen, his analogies focused and fascinating.

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The Last Duel: A Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France by Eric Jager

Jager's medievalism for the masses does a commendable job of filling in the gaping spaces around what is a precariously narrow focus for a legitimate book-length study.

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The Warriors: Ultimate Director’s Cut (1979)

The documentary DVD explores every detail of production and Hill's vision, so that the film, for this writer becomes something altogether new.

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Stone Dead: Murder and Myth in 'Medousa'

// Short Ends and Leader

"A wry tale which takes in Greek mythology, punk rock and influences of American suspense-drama, this is an effective and curious thriller about myth and obsession.

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