January 2003 Archives

Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner

Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner by Zacharias Kunuk (Review)

You don’t go see a 3-hour-long cinematic adaption of Inuit legends that are thousands of years old, and just immediately know what you think of it.
Hazel Steps Through a Weathered Home, In Gowan Ring

Hazel Steps Through a Weathered Home by In Gowan Ring (Review)

Interno, RF

Interno by RF (Review)

Despite all of the processing and digitization, an incredible amount of organic warmth emanates from this album.
Writers Without Homes, Piano Magic

Writers Without Homes by Piano Magic (Review)

Piano Magic picks up right where This Mortal Coil left off.
Lullaby - If Thousands

Lullaby by If Thousands (Review)

A classically trained vocalist and a punk rock bassist unite to create an intriguing drone album.
Becoming What You Hate - Pony Express

Becoming What You Hate by Pony Express (Review)

Becoming What You Hate makes a perfect companion piece to Starflyer 59’s later albums​.
Lost Songs - John R Williamson

Lost Songs by John R. Williamson (Review)

You’d never know this was a collection of leftovers if Williamson hadn’t said so himself.
Blacklisted - Neko Case

Blacklisted by Neko Case (Review)

Blacklisted combines elements of country, goth, and punk to make a twangy mix that fires up and fades away.
Princess Blade, Shinsuke Sato

Princess Blade by Shinsuke Sato (Review)

In a genre that is often too over the top for its own good, Princess Blade offers a nice dose of drama and gravity.
My Sassy Girl, Kwak Jae-young

My Sassy Girl by Kwak Jae-young (Review)

An infectious, lighthearted romp that’s so entertaining you’d have to have a heart of coal to not enjoy it.
My Sassy Girl, Kwak Jae-young

Concert Review: Interpol & Calla (January 15, 2003, Omaha, NE)

Philip Yancey

Philip Yancey’s Soul Survivor

Yancey writes short biographies on several individuals who were instrumental in him returning to a faith he had abandoned.


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