Tomas Andel

Tomáš Andel is a writer and media artist. His speculations hover where sound, textuality, mindfulness, the body, and the post-digital intersect. Tomáš looks for and describes the anonymous moments of tender reaching between the world and those who are not always observing it. An avid cyclist, he is often negotiating his love-hate relationship with chainlink fences. Check out http://www.tomandel.com for more of his work

Recent articles

In Appreciation Of: The Phantom Menace at 20

Two friends look back at the beginning of the new generation of Star Wars films and its inaugural entry.

Review: Tolkien

Tolkien offers a superficial look at the inspirations and talents of the great author.

[Tribeca Review]: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Extremely Wicked...suggests a different perspective on the Bundy story but fails to deliver on such promises instead presenting a misguided sympathetic view of the notorious serial killer

Every Marvel Cinematic Universe Movie Ranked From Worst To Best

With the Endgame now upon us we rank all of the movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe from worst to best.

Nippon Double Trifecta: Six Exciting Acts From Japan!

Every third article is a triple feature. With Japan, I hit the 2x multiplier! Here's 6 incredible acts from the archipelago.

Review: Pet Sematary (2019)

Despite a few good ideas, the latest Pet Sematary adaptation starts mediocre and gets worse as it goes along.

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Nippon Double Trifecta: Six Exciting Acts From Japan!

Every third article is a triple feature. With Japan, I hit the 2x multiplier! Here's 6 incredible acts from the archipelago.

No One Knows What It Is That Shortparis Is Resurrecting on Пасха (Easter)

It seems more and more that the cutting edge in contemporary music is anything that enters into a six wall mirror.

A Place Where Perfect Doesn’t Matter: Ah-Mer-Ah-Su’s Star

In addition to being an artifact of empowerment, this record is a sitting-on-the-stairs sort of honesty, a safe-keeping savvy of all the ways in which art can be a sort of communal celebration and preservation.

Worldmakers – A Musical Trifecta

A trifecta of musical selections this month for you to discover including Pilar Zeta, The Caretaker and Cosmo Sheldrake

Tanukichan’s Sundays is a Milky Summer Wormhole

For a relaxing reminder of the summer / the 90s or those in need of contemplative music in the dead of winter. Tanukichan's Sundays is the album for you.

Jean Jean’s Froidepierre Is A Futuristic Journey Into Uncharted Territory

Jean Jean's Froidepierre is as organic as it is futuristic; as heavy as it is precise.