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table of contents | January 2005

interviews and features

Resuscitating Rock: An Interview With The Carlsonics by kristina weise

The Switch: Provocative Pop Served With A Classical Twist by kristina weise

about film

The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou reviewed by dave heaton

Cinematic Pleasures: Beautiful Girls by j.d. lafrance

This Is Not a Year-End List by matthew webber

My Favorite Films of 2004 by dave heaton

Top Twelve Films of 2004 by dan heaton

Great Films of 2004 by erin hucke

Top Ten Films of 2004 by casey ward

In Good Company works for both couples and
review by matthew webber

Beyond Lola: Tom Tykwer’s Winter Sleepers and Heaven by dan heaton

about music

Tell-All Records Vol. 1 reviewed by dave heaton

The Cars Are the Stars, Fragments reviewed by dave heaton

Yesterday's Music Is Still Alive: Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers by dave heaton

4 Music Reviews: Chuck Bettis, Luka Bloom, Kawaii, Kid Dakota reviewed by dave heaton

My Favorite Music of 2004 [version] by dave heaton

The Year in 5 Reviews: Pop Go the Women (Vanessa Carlton, Charlotte Martin, Avril Lavigne, Katy Rose, Ashlee Simpson) by matthew webber

End of '04: Best of Blowout by paul jaissle

Ten Best Albums of 2004 by john wenzel

Top 10 CDs of 2004 by casey ward

TonyDoug's CD Reviews: Best of 2004 by tonydoug wright

Great CDs of 2004 by erin hucke

My Ten Best Albums of 2004 by john stacey

TonyDoug's CD Reviews: Landing Gear, The Pine Club by tonydoug wright

Statuesque, Choir Above, Fire Below reviewed by john stacey

15 Music Reviews:
Accelera Deck, Aqueduct, Destroyer, Devotchka, Shuyler Jansen, Leigh Marble, Lorrie Matheson, The Matinee Winter Warmer, Dale Maxfield and the Silver Hammers, Steve Mayone, Outrageous Cherry, Pinkie, Swank, The Vestals, Gina Villalobos
by john stacey, dave heaton

Lou Barlow, Emoh reviewed by dave heaton

Biirdie, Morning Kills the Dark reviewed by dave heaton

Liam Singer, The Empty Heart of the Chameleon reviewed by dave heaton

3 Music Reviews: Petra Haden, Bing Ji Ling, The Chris Stamey Experience by dave heaton

about other things

Book Review: Mario Livio's The Golden Ratio by david kraut

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Cover photo: Arches in an alcove of a Lima cathedral. Taken by Michael Theberge, OMAO, NOAA Ship McARTHUR.