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

6 Dec 2005 // 12:00 AM

Jackass: The Box Set

The sketches designed to shock innocent passers-by on the street often suggest a destructive hostility beneath all the smirking. Candid Camera with a punch in the face.

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6 Dec 2005 // 12:00 AM

Homecoming

The genius of Homecoming is that it speaks an antic-seeming truth to power, even as U.S. news media can't.

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San Francisco Noir by Peter Maravelis

Out there on the foggy edge on the continent, with its outlaw history, mad riot of architecture and strangely cold sun, San Francisco casts some long, weird shadows.

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The documentary doesn't shy away from the disturbing dichotomies in Florin Krasniqi's life.

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	Various Artists: Progressions: 100 Years of Jazz Guitar

Touted as a reference work, it's nearly complete as a list of names, and some samples from unknowns might inspire Amazonian voyages. But can four CDs manage everything this set claims to be?"

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Not all Canadian kids listened to Rush during the late 1970s, as this superb anthology of Canadian punk rock proves.

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5 Dec 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Craig Wedren: Lapland

The Shudder to Think and Baby front-man makes a sterling, songful solo debut.

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	The Frank Sinatra Show: High Hopes - With Dean Martin and Bing Crosby [DVD]

In the words of his own director, Jack Donahue: 'There are quite a few performers who have no business on television each week, and Sinatra is one of them.'"

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5 Dec 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Ernest Ranglin: Surfin’

This album, in a fair world, would re-establish Ernest Ranglin on an international stage.

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Feel like an album that's good in parts and leaves you scratching your head in others? Then this one, my friend, is for you.

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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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