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Lately: May into June 2005....

A Listmania! list by Jason Parkes "We're all Frankies'" (Worcester, UK)
(No. 1 Hall OF FAME REVIEWER)   
 
A User's Guide To They Might Be Giants
1.  A User's Guide To They Might Be Giants by They Might Be Giants
The list author says:
  "Wonderful single-disc best of to accompany the kids album: Don't Let's Start, We are the Replacements, She's an Angel, Ana Ng, Bangs, Your Racist Friend, No! etc...."
4.99   Used & New from: 1.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky (Vintage Classics)
2.  Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky (Vintage Classics) by Patrick Hamilton
The list author says:
  "Reissue of excellent novel by Hamilton, recently filmed as an excellent series for BBC4...."
6.30   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

House Of Flying Daggers [DVD]
3.  House Of Flying Daggers [DVD] DVD ~ Takeshi Kaneshiro
The list author says:
  "Another visual stunning film, though I slightly prefer 'Hero' as its scope was wider...."
2.95   Used & New from: 0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (163 customer reviews)

Push Barman To Open Old Wounds
4.  Push Barman To Open Old Wounds by Belle & Sebastian
The list author says:
  "Wonderful two-disc compilation of the Jeepster years: Winter Wooksie, Lazy Line Painter Jane, A Century of Fakers, Slow Graffiti, The State I Am In, Beautiful, This is Just a Modern Rock Song etc..."
19.14   Used & New from: 5.43
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

The Glasgow School
5.  The Glasgow School by Orange Juice
The list author says:
  "Timely reissue of one of the prime-influences on several bands at the moment; hope Mr Collins gets well soon!"
7.11   Used & New from: 4.50
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Heimat [DVD] [1984]
6.  Heimat [DVD] [1984] DVD ~ Marita Breuer
The list author says:
  "Groundbreaking TV-series epic that is getting screened again at present; has spawned two excellent sequel-works...."
Used & New from: 36.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Antics
7.  Antics by Interpol
The list author says:
  "This and 'Turn on the Bright Lights' are frequently played: Evil, Length of Love, Narc, Next Exit, C'Mere, Not Even Jail, Slow Hands...."
6.79   Used & New from: 0.17
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

Mysterious Skin
8.  Mysterious Skin by Harold Budd
The list author says:
  "Soundtrack performed by Harold Budd and Robin Guthrie; the source-novel is as great as the film-adaptation of it...."
Used & New from: 51.12
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72 (Harper Perennial Modern Classics)
9.  Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail '72 (Harper Perennial Modern Classics) by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "Welcome reissue of key work by the late writer famous for his hedonism, guns, and writing 'Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas'"
6.99   Used & New from: 0.50
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Anniemal
10.  Anniemal by Annie
The list author says:
  "Packed with pristeen futurist pop: Heartbeat, Chewing Gum, The Greatest Hit, Always Too Late, Me Plus One, Come Together etc....."
6.50   Used & New from: 0.24
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Ocean of Confusion: Songs 1989 - 1996
11.  Ocean of Confusion: Songs 1989 - 1996 by Screaming Trees
The list author says:
  "A welcome compilation of a neglected band: Dollar Bill, Sworn & Broken, Alice Said, Nearly Lost You, Dying Days, Make My Mind, Shadow of the Season etc...."
6.99   Used & New from: 2.11
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

A Tribute To Jack Johnson
12.  A Tribute To Jack Johnson by Miles Davis
The list author says:
  "Welcome reissue of Davis' guitar-heavy soundtrack recorded in 1970...."
6.99   Used & New from: 3.56
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

The Fortress of Solitude
13.  The Fortress of Solitude by Jonathan Lethem
The list author says:
  "As great as the reviews suggest, has formed a continuum with the various TV programmes on soul music recently shown on BBC2 & BBC4...."
7.19   Used & New from: 0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash [DVD]
14.  The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash [DVD] DVD ~ Eric Idle
The list author says:
  "Classic Beatles-spoof that pre-empts 'This is Spinal Tap' - I prefer these songs to those of the over-familiar fab-four!"
12.47   Used & New from: 1.53
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

Our Ecstatic Days
15.  Our Ecstatic Days by Steve Erickson
The list author says:
  ".............................."
Used & New from: 0.40
1.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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BBC Radiophonic Music
16.  BBC Radiophonic Music by BBC Radiophonic Workshop
The list author says:
  "Should be reissued in light of that recent documentary 'Alchemists of Sound'....Pre-empts Joe Meek, Silver Apples, 'On the Run', 'Tomorrow Never Knows', Eno, Neu! etc...."
Used & New from: 39.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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The Nazis - A Warning From History [DVD]
17.  The Nazis - A Warning From History [DVD] DVD ~ Laurence Rees
The list author says:
  "Excellent series from Lawrence Rees..."
5.00   Used & New from: 3.29
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Bandini Quartet
18.  The Bandini Quartet by John Fante
The list author says:
  "Collection of the Arturo Bandini novels....."
11.29   Used & New from: 5.50
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Early
19.  Early by Scritti Politti
The list author says:
  "Addictive post-punk collection of pre-pop Politti: Skank Bloc Bologna, hegemony, messthetics, the "sweetest girl" etc...."
10.12   Used & New from: 6.49
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

A Hole In My Heart [DVD]
20.  A Hole In My Heart [DVD] DVD ~ Thorsten Flinck
The list author says:
  ".................................."
5.22   Used & New from: 1.94
2.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Turn On The Bright Lights
21.  Turn On The Bright Lights by Interpol
The list author says:
  "Yes, I still play this often: Leif Erikson, The New, PDA, NYC, Stella was a diver and she was always down, Untitled, Obstacle 1...."
8.41   Used & New from: 1.41
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (67 customer reviews)

Showbiz Kids - The Best of Steely Dan
22.  Showbiz Kids - The Best of Steely Dan by Steely Dan
The list author says:
  "Great compilation taking in Steely Dan albums from 'Can't Buy a Thrill' to 'Gaucho'....."
4.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

2046 [2004] [DVD] [2005]
23.  2046 [2004] [DVD] [2005] DVD ~ Tony Leung Chiu Wai
The list author says:
  "Post-modern science-fiction which invokes prior films 'In the Mood for Love' & 'Days of Being Wild'....."
9.99   Used & New from: 2.39
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

Pryor Convictions: And Other Life Sentences
24.  Pryor Convictions: And Other Life Sentences by Richard Pryor
The list author says:
  "Probably the greatest stand-up comic of all time (though we must mention Bill Hicks, Lenny Bruce, Woody Allen, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld...etc!!!)"
Used & New from: 2.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Besterberg: The Best Of Paul Westerberg
25.  Besterberg: The Best Of Paul Westerberg by Paul Westerberg
The list author says:
  "Some great songs, though the emphasis is on '14 Songs' & 'Eventually' - not so much from the later, superior records by the ex-'Mats' frontman...."
11.28   Used & New from: 2.38
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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