official tindersticks website forum is down due to technical reasons

UPDATE: The forum is back & running at the new destination (some still existing problems are to be solved soon) – check out here:  http://www.tindersticks.co.uk/forums/

 

the fan/member forum aka phorum (in the old days) or “member area” on the official website http://www.tindersticks.co.uk/forum/ is down due to technical reasons since some weeks. If you enter the website on the main-page, the forum web-subsite is not visible anymore in the menu too.

source: screenshot of official website tindersticks.co.uk

update: but nothing is lost – entries & login-data has been backed-up, expect the forum to reopen soon again :)

source: screenshot of official website tindersticks.co.uk

Other places for fan interaction/discussion on tindersticks topics in the meantime includes these options:

and the unofficial, fan-based tinderbootlegs live music discussion group on facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/tinderbootlegs

source: screenshot on facebook group tinderbootlegs

from the group description:

*** tindersticks - live music / audio-video bootlegs discussion group ***

This is a private, non-public and non-profite discussion group which deals with all aspects of the live beauty of the music of the band "tindersticks" 

Feel free to:
* Post links of audio/video bootleg content/-links 
* Post or participate on tinderbootlegs trading trees 
* Post your own live bootleg pictures or links 
* Post your own recorded video bootlegs or links
* Discuss tindersticks live gigs, setlists or concert reviews
* Discuss official tindersticks releases (Vinyl, CD, Cassettes, Books, Soundtracks/Films, Promos or other merchandise items)

* Discuss even tindersticks OFF-topic things (as far as it is somewhere related or of interest for the majority of the members of this group)

DO NOT post SPAM Postings (esp. non music related (tinder app or similar) & spamming-members will be deleted in any case here - zero tolerance policy applies here.

IMPORTANT - a strict door policy applies here - If you have NO interests in music at all or don't "like" tindersticks(official) or other related bands/musicians or you favor special dating apps & groups, the chances are really high that YOU WON'T BE LET IN - sorry !

Keep in mind that you do all things here on "tinderbootlegs" on a non-profit basis & please support the band through buying their official records, books and/or other merchandise and last but not least: visit their live shows !!!

Enjoy the live beauty of tindersticks & 
have a nice time here around too :)

Interview with Stuart about the recording process of TWR & older studio settings

The american music magazine “On Tape” has an excellent multi-page interview out (Issue 117 Jan/Feb. 2017) with Stuart Staples about his recording studios in the past & about the recording process of the current 2016 album “The Waiting Room” and other recording stories.

Some nice photos of the Studio atmosphere made by Neil Fraser & included in the article.

You can read it for free here:  http://tapeop.com/interviews/117/stuart-staples/   or the take a look at the full magazine issue here: http://tapeop.com/issues/117/

 

source: screenshot of the article preview on http://tapeop.com/issues/117/  website

The Walk-In & Intermission playlists for the 2016 concerts

The list of the songs played prior to the concerts or at the intermission (CINE concerts only) has been posted on the official website either, take a look here: http://www.tindersticks.co.uk/walk-in-music-2016

source: official website – screenshot

 

update: a youtube playlist

https://www.youtube.com/attribution_link?a=xICs6eA71KY&u=%2Fplaylist%3Flist%3DPLMnTv0RFAGQPr2MRn5kLvJ9GZ8rQxNEaP

The 2016 Q&A from the band

It has been quite a tradition for members of the band to sit down & answer questions from fans/members of their official web phorum.

Like in  2001, 2010 and 2012, they released again this year a new Q&A article. This time on their website:

http://www.tindersticks.co.uk/band-q-and-a/

Go over there & check it out.

source: official website screenshot