erasing clouds - collected scribblings on music, film and other obsessions

new this month | June 2005

interviews and features

Comrades in love, beauty and spirituality: Interview with Monica Queen and Johnny Smillie by anna battista

about film

Cinematic Pleasures: Fletch by j.d. lafrance

On DVD: Made in Sheffield review by dave heaton

Cinematic Pleasures: Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow by j.d. lafrance

about music

Live Review: Roddy Frame/Hobotalk, Burns ana that! Festival, Ayr Town Hall, Ayr, Scotland, 27th May 2005 by anna battista

5 Music Reviews: The Capstan Shafts,Crane Orchard, Lorenzo Goetz, The Herbaliser, P:ano by brad amorosino, anna battista, dave heaton

Jason Anderson, The Wreath reviewed by dave heaton

Parables for the Paranoid: The World of Word Jazz review by gregory stephenson

Motown Remixed reviewed by dave heaton

Mahogany, Memory Column: Early Works and Rarities 1996-2004 reviewed by dave heaton

TonyDoug's CD Review: The Foolish, Brunch of Champions by tonydoug wright

Backstreet's Back, All Right? essay by matthew webber

about other things

Book Review: Jackie Kay's Life Mask by anna battista

Book Review: Chris Colin's What Really Happened to the Class of '93: Start-Ups, Dropouts, and Other Navigations Through an Untidy Decade by tonydoug wright

Book Review: Etgar Keret's The Bus Driver Who Wanted To Be God & Other Stories by anna battista

Forget About Love: A novella in twenty-four parts - Part Five: The All-Knowing, Unblinking Eye of the World by jeffrey s. carter

Champion City Comics: The Iron Ghost, Green Lantern, Leap Years by tonydoug wright

Jack Kerouac's Orpheus Emerged essay by eric m. hoover

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Cover photo: Wall cloud - Towering cumulus with rain-free base. 1982. NOAA Photo Library, NOAA Central Library; OAR/ERL/National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL)