Despite the long odds, Alex managed to intensify into a Category 1 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph. Parts of the Azores are now under a hurricane warning.
Even those used to 25 years of Tindersticks' sonic restlessness will be surprised by The Waiting Room. The bandleader offers commentary on each song, which you can also watch as an album-long video.
Will Oldham covering Prince's gospel-soul classic for John Peel's BBC Show in 1994 — it rarely gets better than that.