‘Is there anything sadder than a hotel room that hasn’t been fucked in?’
Jarvis Cocker and Chilly Gonzales have delivered a ghostly meditation on pretzels, blonde bombshells and other tricks of the light: 416 more words
Leave the rest of the world behind – Room 29 is a place where dreams come alive.
Recreating the room in the notorious Chateau Marmont that inspired their album at London’s Barbican tonight (23rd March), Jarvis Cocker and Chilly Gonzales take the audience on a venture from fantasy to sure footing. 445 more words
Presenting entire worlds illuminated on screen, cinema is a medium that operates as a means of escape, perhaps above all others. Since the moment the technologies were devised filmmakers have been using their craft to create something real out of fantasy. 1,880 more words
More a musical story book than an album, ‘Room 29’ sees Sheffield singer (at least I think he’s singing) Jarvis Cocker and Canadian pianist Chilly Gonzales come together to guide you through an individual’s inner thoughts and experiences based around a stay in a hotel. 117 more words