For all its spectacle, Return of the King is the trilogy’s most flawed movie.
It’s a rich film, creating a tapestry of imagery, memory, loss, and desire that’s quite captivating and moving.
What Price Survival is truly an unsung and under-appreciated movie from Hong Kong cinema’s golden period.
Skywave offers an absolutely exhilarating ride through dreampop’s rawer, wilder side.
One of the more substantial shoegazer offerings I’ve heard in a long time.
Featuring Printed Circuit, Sweet Trip, Entre Rios, Boyracer, Randomnumber, Manual, and more.
One thing that really strikes me, as I think about it, is that the show just feels a lot meaner.
Many of the songs on the release have a theatrical feel to them.
My greatest hope for The Last Samurai is that encourages people to seek out the real thing.
Is it any wonder other countries look at us and our entertainment, and hate what we, a supposedly moral country, stand for?
Much like the slowly building nature of its songs, I found my appreciation inexorably growing with each listen.
When you think you have the album figured out, the band seems content on frustrating your expectations.