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Desert Island Game

the mission is simple: pick your top 10 films, books and albums you'd take with you to a desert island to keep you (in)sane. with the advent of the ipod and kindle this might seem archaic as a concept but U GET IT. starting with mine:
1Talk Talk
Laughing Stock

Books: The Recognitions (Gaddis), Cannery Row (Steinbeck), The Wind-Up Bird Chronicles (Murakami), Asphodel (H.D), In Search of Lost Time (Proust), Chronic City (Lethem), The Pake King (DFW), A Naked Singularity (De Pava), Omensetter's Luck (Gass), The Emigrants (Sebald), 2666 (Bolano)
Films: Ti Xi Qu: West of Tracks, Eternal Sunshine, Seven Samurai, Szerelem [Love], Back to the Future, Twin Peaks: The Return, The 40yo Virgin, Late Spring, 'Til Madness Do Us Part, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
ALBUMS: - Laughing Stock, Quartet, La Stazione, Spiderland, Medium Rude, American Football, Trout Mask Replica, Endtroducing..., Benji

Books: The Alienist (Caleb Carr), A Place Called Freedom (Ken Follett), The Little Prince (Antoine De Saint-Exupery), The Wall & The Wing (Laura Ruby), The Order of the Phoenix (Rowling), The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (Larsson), The Hours (Cunningham), The Winter of Our Discontent (Steinbeck), A Hat Full of Sky (Pratchett), The Crow Road (Iain Banks).
Films: Perks of being a Wallflower, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl, Side Effects, Primal Fear, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Amelie, In Bruges, The Usual Suspects, Nightcrawler
ALBUMS: PUP, Of Life (Bandit), Kid A (Radiohead), We Will Always Be (Windy & Carl), Alopecia (Why?), New Manic Art (Trial Kennedy), All My Demons (AURORA), I'd Rather Be A Bass Player (Gus & Frank), Vespertine (Bjork), It's Frightening (White Rabbits)
Danger Came Smiling

Books: N/A
Films: Fantastic Planet, Robot Carnival, The Holy Mountain, Taxi Driver, Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex, Dr. Strangelove
ALBUMS: Danger Came Smiling (Ludus), Exuma, 1/2 Gentlemen/Not Beasts (Half Japanese), Songs From Suicide Bridge (Eric Cabor), Destroy All Monsters's 1974 - 1976 (S/T?), Catherine Ribeiro + 2 Bis (S/T), The Seal of The Blue Lotus (Robbie Basho), Hex Education Hour (The Fall), Lesson No.1 (Glenn Branca?), Parson Sound (S/T)

Books: Call of the Wild, Water For Elephants, Thousand Splendid Suns, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Definitive Visual History:War, The Hobbit, White Fang, Persepolis, Crank, Impulse.
Films: Pan's Labryinth, The Blair Witch Project, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, My Neighbor Totoro, Juno, Big Fish, The Founder, The Martian.
ALBUMS: Aura (Saor), Roads to the North (Panopticon), Guardians (Saor), Jane Doe (Converge), Obscura (Gorguts) , The Dark Dark Bright (There Will Be Fireworks) , Close to a World Below (Immolation ), The Mantle (Agalloch), The Land of the Purple Buffalo (*shels), Hymn to the Immortal Wind (Mono).
5Bon Iver
For Emma, Forever Ago

Books: Atonement (McEwan), Jane Eyre (Bronte), Turn Of the Screw (James), Alone (Farmer), Submarine (Dunthorne), Welcome to the NHK (Takimoto), Into the Wild (Krakauer), Look at the Birdie (Vonnegut), and two uncharacteristically poor choices in mine and LandDivings magnus opus' (emphasis on the pus; not on the magnum)
Film: Submarine, Drive, Her, Incendies, Ifigeneia, Once, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Under the Skin, Brick, Lost in Translation.
ALBUMS: For Emma, Forever Ago; Sprained Ankle, The Milk-Eyed Mender, Complete (The Smiths), Put Your Back N 2 It, AF2, On Time Spent Waiting, I Hope I Don't Come Across Intense, Stop Torturing Me, CLPPNG, Turn Out the Lights (Julien Baker???)
6Mount Eerie
Live In Copenhagen

Astral Abortis
Books: Richard Adams - Watership Down, Stephen King - The Shining, John le Carre - Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, John Darnielle - Wolf In White Van, Gene Wolf - The Book of the New Sun, Charles Bukowski - Ham On Rye, Douglas Adams - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Frank Herbert - Dune, Carson McCullers - The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Cormac McCarthy - Blood Meridian
Films: The Blues Brothers, Alien, Aliens, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Moonrise Kingdom, Suspiria, The Toxic Avenger, Monsters Inc., The Shining, Django Unchained
ALBUMS: Mount Eerie - Live In Copenhagen, Mount Eerie - No Flashlight, The Microphones - Mount Eerie, Pestilence - Consuming Impulse, Pestilence - Malleus Maleficarum, Hopesfall - Magnetic North, The Mountain Goats - Get Lonely, maudlin of the Well - Bath/Leaving Your Body Map, Kayo Dot - Blue Lambency Downward, Bad Religion - No Control
Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space

Books: Lord of the Flies, Use of Weapons, Catch 22, The Sense of an Ending, Crow, A Confederacy of Dunces, Dune, Flowers for Algernon, No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs, Excession
Films: Pulp Fiction, Shawshank Redemption, Blade runner, The Shining, Terminator 2, Life of Brian, Goodfellas, Lord of the Rings, Aliens, Goonies
ALBUMS: Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space, Ziggy Stardust, Automatic for the People, Nevermind, Fuzzy, Blonde on Blonde, Leftism, Sticky Fingers, The Clash S/T, In a Silent Way
8Regina Spektor
Soviet Kitsch

Books: Norwegian Wood, The Bell Jar, Stevie Smith Collected Poems, Children of Hurin (Tolkien), Piercing (Ryu Murakami), The Outsider, Never Let Me Go, The Castle, Persepolis, To Kill A Mockingbird
Films: Princess Mononoke, Persepolis, Mary & Max, Scott Pilgrim vs The World, American Beauty, Werckmeister Harmonies, What We Do In The Shadows, The Empire Strikes Back, Whisper Of The Heart
Mean Girls
ALBUMS: Soviet Kitsch, The Lonesome Crowded West, Catch For Us The Foxes, The Devil And God Are Raging Inside Of Me, Music Has The Right To Children, Tarot Sport, Waited Up Til It Was Light
Romance Is Boring, Illinois, ...Is A Real Boy + Was A Real Boy
The Mollusk

cryptofasci - sorry, cryptozoologist!
Films: The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, Synecdoche: New York, The Emperor's New Groove, The Room, No Country For Old Men, Samurai Cop, Fateful Findings, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead
Books: some shit about holy texts that doesn't include the Upanishads smgh
ALBUMS: The Mollusk, Legend, Colored Sand. Majora's Mask OST, Shogun, Pale Communion, Pandora's Pinata, Planetary Duality, Recess, Untitled Unmastered
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