Media 2003, first half

JANUARY

Books
Sects, ‘Cults’ and Alternative Religions
Fates Worse Than Death (Kurt Vonnegut)

CDs
Smash Hits (Jimi Hendrix)
As the years go by (Santana)
The Division Bell (Pink Floyd)
Tenacious D
Miserere (Gorecki)

Comics
Daredevil – Visionaries 2 (Frank Miller)
Daredevil – Born Again (Frank Miller)
Promethea – Book 1 (Alan Moore)

Movies
The Man with the Golden Gun
The Sound of Music
Mary Poppins
8 Mile
A Few Good Men

Novels
The Eyre Affair (Jasper Fforde)

TV
Spaced – Season 2 (Simon Pegg & Jessica Stevenson)
Digimon Traders

FEBRUARY

CDs
Life on a String (Laurie Anderson)
Amnesiac (Radiohead)

Comics
Daredevil – The Man Without Fear (Frank Miller)
The Transformers – Target: 2006 (Simon Furman)

Movies
A Knight’s Tale
Good Will Hunting
The Quiet American (Phillip Noyce)
MASH (Robert Altman)
Minority Report (Steven Spielberg)
Star Trek – Nemesis
Cabaret

Novels
Great Sky River (Gregory Benford)
Dogsbody (Diana Wynne Jones)
Dead-Eye Dick (Kurt Vonnegut)
Nymphomation (Jeff Noon)

MARCH

CDs
Re-Works (Emerson, Lake & Palmer)
Bring It On (Gomez)

Comics
Women with Altitute (Judy Horacek)
The Transformers – The War Within (Simon Furman)

Documentaries
Shamans of the Amazon

Movies
Chicago
Asterix and Obelix – Mission: Cleopatra (Alain Chabat)
Cowboy Bebop
Life of Brian (Terry Jones)
Cruel Intentions
The Hours (Stephen Daldry)
Daredevil
Sliding Doors
An American Werewolf in London

Novels
Perfume (Patrick Suskind)
Illuminatus! – The Golden Apple (Robert Shea & Robert Anton Wilson)
Hyperion (Dan Simmons)

APRIL

Books
The Archaic Revival (Terence McKenna)

CDs
Close to the Edge (Yes)
The Very Best of Supertramp
Weezer
Inna-Gadda-Da-Vida (Iron Butterfly)
Lizard (King Crimson)
Deepest Purple (Deep Purple)
Strange Brew (Cream)
Wings of Isis (Chris Neal)
Dummy (Portishead)
Piper at the Gates of Dawn (Pink Floyd)
Led Zeppelin III
Queen II
Requiem (Mozart)
The Best of Sky
Version 2.0 (Garbage)

Documentaries
Dark Side of the Moon

Movies
Pi (Darren Aronofsky)
Election
Mad Max (George Miller)
The Man Who Sued God
The Tragedy of Macbeth (Roman Polanski)

Novels
Pattern Recognition (William Gibson)
An Imaginary Life (David Malouf)
A Scanner Darkly (Philip K Dick)

TV
Fawlty Towers (Connie Booth & John Cleese)

MAY

Books
Joyce for Beginners
The Victorian Internet
A Force More Powerful

CDs
The Fat of the Land (Prodigy)
Remasters (Led Zeppelin)
Riding with the King (Eric Clapton & BB King)
Mit Gas (Tomahawk)
The Magazine (Rickie Lee Jones)

Documentaries
A History of Britain – Part 2 (Simon Schama)

Movies
The Matrix – Reloaded (Wachowski brothers)
X2 (Brian Singer)
Bedazzled
The Triumph of Love
Spider (David Cronenberg)

Plays
Travesties (Tom Stoppard)

TV
Eurovision

JUNE

CDs
Wireless Records
Led Zeppelin IV
Spacecapades
Sound Magic (Afro Celt Sound System)
The Three EP’s (Beta Band)

Movies
Animatrix
Equilibrium (Kurt Wimmer)
The Iron Giant (Brad Bird)
Quatermass II
Chaos (Akira Kurosawa)

Novels
Memoirs of a Geisha (Arthur Golden)
North Wind (Gwyneth Jones)

2003, second half