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by WillRyan
Sun Dec 05, 2004 3:52 pm
Forum: Recommendations - Literature
Topic: Bruce Timm: Modern Master
Replies: 1
Views: 3125

Bruce Timm: Modern Master

Just picked this up; it's indispensible for fans of Bruce Timm. He talks a great deal about how his influences can be seen directly in his own work. Most of the things he talks about were aspects I never picked up on. I never realized how much the Archie comics girl designs show up in his characters...
by WillRyan
Wed Dec 01, 2004 10:57 pm
Forum: Recommendations - Music
Topic: U2
Replies: 8
Views: 5178

I almost whole-heartedly agree with you Kean. It's an amazing feat that U2, and maybe Bruce Springsteen, are the only two vital acts that were popular in the 80's still making relevant music today. Surely they pushed the envelope during the Achtung/Zooropa era, and their Passengers soundtrack is har...
by WillRyan
Wed Nov 24, 2004 4:27 pm
Forum: Recommendations - Music
Topic: U2
Replies: 8
Views: 5178

You know what, I think I was spoiled by the hype Bono has been sending out over the last six months. He said that this would be the first true Edge album from the band. Then he said it was going to be an angry politcal album. What it ended up being was the most straightforward rock album the band ha...
by WillRyan
Tue Nov 23, 2004 2:10 pm
Forum: Recommendations - Music
Topic: Dan the Automator fans....
Replies: 6
Views: 5029

Head Automatica sounds awesome. I'll have to look for it. I've had DtA's Deltron 3030 album in and out of my cd player for the last year. Then I found the instrumental cd.

Any word whether or not he's going to be involved with the new Gorillaz cd?
by WillRyan
Tue Nov 23, 2004 2:04 pm
Forum: Recommendations - Music
Topic: Japanese music
Replies: 21
Views: 11826

I picked up the American version of Hikaru Utada's english album, Exodus, for my girlfriend after her entire collection of import cd's got swiped at work. (She probably had over $2000 worth of cd's in that case!) Utada's voice is pretty strong, even if her songwriting is kinda weak. The production i...