I picked this DVD up in Auckland recently at Flying Out Records. It was sitting all alone, on a dusty old shelf, well removed from the tsunami of vinyl.
The high resolution format of the media makes for a stunning, full-on listening experience. That would be fine in itself.
When you need further evidence of their genius, you quickly realise that the visuals are inseparable from the music.
“Every video ever made by The Books. 21 videos, 90 minutes.”
“Makes the intangibly lovely band tangible.” - The Onion A.V. Club