Even after all these years — and those prequels — there’s still some magic left in the franchise.
Now that Studio Ghibli seems to be in a twilight stage of its existence, I’m doubly interested in Mami Sunada’s documentary.
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It’s always a pleasant surprise when long-lost bands re-emerge from obscurity with new music. Here are two examples.
Featuring three discs’ worth of new and unreleased material, plus a disc of Slowdive covers by Echodrone, Seasurfer, Resplandor, and more.
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All I can think is that I’ve waited two decades for this moment… and it is everything I could’ve hoped for.