Tim Footman

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Introduction Author of books about Radiohead, Leonard Cohen and The Noughties, plus various odds and sods for The Guardian, Mojo, Time Out, Prospect, BBC, CNN and more. Finally doing an MA. You can reach me at timfootman (AT) gmail.com or follow me on Twitter or Instagram.
Interests words, music, art, cinema, food, footnotes
Favorite Movies Casablanca, A Bout De Souffle, Some Like It Hot, Brazil, Festen, Kind Hearts And Coronets, Tampopo, A Matter Of Life And Death, The Elephant Man, Les Vacances de M. Hulot, Last Night, Sideways, Brief Encounter, Tokyo Drifter, All That Jazz, Freaks, Hellzapoppin, Innocence, Spellbound, In Bruges, Persepolis, District 9, Air Doll, Ikiru, The Saddest Music in the World, The Lobster
Favorite Music The Smiths, Aretha Franklin, Velvet Underground, JS Bach, Stravinsky, Maher Shalal Hash Baz, Magnetic Fields, Elvis Costello, Nick Cave, Stereolab, Pulp, Prince Buster, Buzzcocks, Syd Barrett, Belle and Sebastian, Sparklehorse, Ink Spots, Beach Boys, Charles Mingus, Gavin Bryars, Otis Redding, Chic, Shostakovich, Flying Lizards, Urusei Yatsura, Etta James, Françoise Hardy, The Monks
Favorite Books Haruki Murakami, Evelyn Waugh, David Mitchell, Kazuo Ishiguro, James Joyce, Angela Carter, Jean Baudrillard, Albert Camus, Graham Greene, Thomas Hardy, T.S. Eliot, Adrian Henri, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Paul Morley, Jonathan Coe, Emily Brontë, Ernest Hemingway, Amélie Nothomb, Greil Marcus, Tom Stoppard, Frédéric Beigbeder, Roland Barthes, L. du Garde Peach, Marie Darieussecq, Gary Shteyngart

You're trapped in a well with a goat and a slinky. Describe how you will escape.

I won't. Too much fun with my new friends.