erasing clouds

table of contents | december 2003

interviews and features

Tokyo, Okinawa, Scotland: Meet Tori Kudo's Maher Shalal Hash Baz by anna battista

"...That's How the Light Gets In": An Interview with Cinematographer Christopher Doyle by dave heaton

Letting the Music Breathe: An Interview With Bill Swan of Beulah by dave heaton

Of Freshers and Men: An Interview with Kevin Sampson by anna battista

about film

Cinematic Pleasures: They Live by j.d. lafrance

Portrait of the revolutionary as an old man: on Oliver Stone's Comandante by anna battista

DVD Review: Belle & Sebastian, Fans Only by anna battista

DVD Review: Comedy of Innocence by dave heaton

about music

"Try to See Me at Eye-to-Eye Level…": A Look at Four Recent Hip-Hop Releases (Diverse, 5 Family Click, Jay-Z, RZA) by dave heaton

Live Review: The Pictish Trail, King Creosote, Pip Dylan, Super Shitbox, OnTheFly, Down The Tiny Steps, James Yorkston, The José, and U.N.P.O.C. @ The Art Bar, Dundee, Scotland, 16th November 2003 by anna battista

Live Review: Peter Green Splinter Group @ Motherwell Concert Hall, Motherwell, Scotland, 23 November 2003 by anna battista

Live Review: The Skatalites @ The Carling Academy, 29th November 2003, Glasgow, Scotland by anna battista

Neue Musik aus Berlin: Maximilian Hecker and Barbara Morgenstern Live @ the CCA, Glasgow, Scotland, 6th December 2003 by anna battista

TonyDoug's CD Reviews: Kill Myself on Monday, Sixty Stories by tonydoug wright

TonyDoug's CD Review: Jim Dickinson Field Recordings by tonydoug wright

The Return Of A Tribe Called Quest: "I C U (Doin' It)" reviewed by dave heaton

British Sea Power, The Decline of British Sea Power reviewed by john wenzel

Air, Talkie Walkie reviewed by dave heaton

The Windmills, Now Is Then reviewed by dave heaton

10 Music Reviews: Riow Arai, The Aranbee Pop Symphony Orchestra, The Atlantic Manor, Del Cielo, The Matinee Autumn Assortment!, Stephin Merritt, Reclinerland, Small Life Form, Sun Kil Moon, Upstate by dave heaton

5 Music Reviews: The Amos House Collection Volume III, Ashen, Escape Pod, Little Darla Has a Treat For You v. 21, Stereolab by dave heaton

5 Music Reviews: Collette Carter, Decibully, Mike Doughty, Illoin, Looper by dave heaton, erin hucke

about other things

It's Snow Time: in praise of the snow dome by anna battista

Book Review: Mortification - Writers' Stories of Their Public Shame, Edited by Robin Robertson by anna battista

Book Review: This Book Will Change Your Life by Benrik by erin hucke

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Cover photo: J. Peress' 1-atm dive suit, Tritonia, explored the Lusitania wreck in 1935. OAR/National Undersea Research Program (NURP).