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Twin Peaks

Films

  1. Twin Peaks is an American television serial drama created by Mark Frost and David Lynch. It follows an investigation headed by FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper into the murder of homecoming queen Laura Palmer. Its pilot episode was first broadcast on April 8, 1990, on ABC. Seven more episodes were produced, and the series was renewed for a second season that aired until June 10, 1991. The show's title comes from the small, fictional Washington town in which it is set.
  2. "Twin Peaks" a.k.a. "Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me" is a 1992 American psychological horror film, directed by David Lynch and written by Lynch and Robert Engels. The film can be viewed as both prologue and epilogue to the television series Twin Peaks, created by Lynch and Mark Frost.

Writings

"Twin Peaks" is a book by David Lynch, Mark Frost, Richard Saul Wurman.

Music

  1. "Twin Peaks" a.k.a. "Falling" is a song by the American dream pop singer Julee Cruise. It is the lead single and second track from her debut studio album, Floating into the Night. Featuring music composed by Angelo Badalamenti and lyrics written by David Lynch, an instrumental version of "Falling" was used as the theme song for the ABC television series Twin Peaks.
  2. "Twin Peaks" a.k.a. "Soundtrack From Twin Peaks" is a soundtrack album by the American composer Angelo Badalamenti. It was released on September 11, 1990 on Warner Bros. Records and is the official soundtrack to the television series Twin Peaks. The series' co-creator David Lynch produced the album alongside Badalamenti and wrote lyrics for several tracks, including the series theme song "Falling".
  3. "Twin Peaks" is a live album by hard rock band Mountain. Their first release following their 1972 breakup and subsequent reformation, the lineup consisted of original members Leslie West and Felix Pappalardi joined by guitarist/keyboardist Bob Mann and drummer Allan Schwartzberg. The revamped Mountain toured Japan, from which the album's material is culled. The original release was a double album consisting of a whole second disk LP version of "Nantucket Sleighride", the first one holding all other tracks.
    • also known as Twin Peaks (album)
    • genre: Hard rock
    • released in (41 years ago)
  4. "Twin Peaks": Twin Peaks is an EP by Twin Peaks.
    • released on
    • award: - Independent Music Award for Best EP - Roots/Country (Folk/Singer-Songwriter/Americana/Bluegrass/Blues/Alt. Country/Country) nomination for Twin Peaks

Groups

  1. Twin Peaks is a musical group.
    • album: "Break the Silence"
  2. Twin Peaks is a musical group.
    • members:
    • album: "Twin Peaks"
    • nomination:
      • nominated to Independent Music Award for Best Song - Folk/Singer-Songwriter - "Goddamn"
      • nominated to Independent Music Award for Best EP - Roots/Country (Folk/Singer-Songwriter/Americana/Bluegrass/Blues/Alt. Country/Country) - "Twin Peaks"
    • official website: www.twinpeaksmusic.ca

Business

Twin Peaks is a chain of sports bars and restaurants based in Dallas, Texas. The chain is known for having its waitresses dress in revealing uniforms that consist of cleavage- and midriff-revealing red plaid tops, as well as khaki short shorts. At other times, waitresses wear revealing seasonal or themed outfits. Restaurants are decorated in the theme of a wilderness lodge and serve a mix of American, Southwest and Southern cuisines as well as alcohol. The chain's slogan is "Eats. Drinks. Scenic Views.

Places

  1. The Twin Peaks are two hills with an elevation of about 925 feet near the geographic center of San Francisco, California. Except for Mount Davidson, they are the highest points in the city.
  2. Twin Peaks a.k.a. Twin Peaks, California: Twin Peaks is an unincorporated community in San Bernardino County, California, United States, located on California State Route 189 2.5 miles west-southwest of Lake Arrowhead. Twin Peaks has a post office with ZIP code 92391, which opened in 1916.
  3. Twin Peaks, also known as Twin Peaks Mountain, is a volcanic peak on northern Vancouver Island in southwestern British Columbia, Canada, located 14 km southwest of Port McNeill. It consists of andesite lava that was erupted three million years ago when the Alert Bay Volcanic Belt was volcanically active during the Pliocene period.
  4. The Twin Peaks are two sharply defined peaks, 750 metres high, standing together 1.5 miles north of Mount Taylor and 2 miles west of the head of Hope Bay at the north-east end of the Antarctic Peninsula. They were discovered by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition, 1901–04, under Otto Nordenskiöld, and named by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey following their survey of the area in 1946.
  5. Twin Peaks is located in the Wind River Range in the U.S. state of Wyoming. Twin Peaks is the 20th highest peak in Wyoming. Twin Peaks is in the Bridger Wilderness of Bridger-Teton National Forest and is .58 mi southwest of Mount Woodrow Wilson and about the same distance southeast of Split Mountain. Mammoth Glacier flows from the north slopes of the peak while the smaller Twins Glacier flows to the southeast.
  6. Twin Peaks are two prominent peaks along the foothills east of the Santa Cruz Mountains in Santa Clara County, California. The peaks are nestled between Uvas Reservoir to the west, and Paradise Valley in Morgan Hill to the east. The headwaters for Sycamore Creek rise from the eastern hillsides near these peaks.
  7. Twin Peaks is a mountain in Oregon, United States of America.
  8. Twin Peaks is a mountain in California.

Miscellanea

Twin Peaks is an American rock band from Chicago, Illinois, formed in 2009. The band consists of vocalist and guitarist Cadien Lake James, guitarist Clay Frankel, bassist Jack Dolan and drummer Connor Brodner.

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Google previewWild Snow (1997)

Twin Peaks — North Face Twin Peaks is an elegant summit located just behind the Alpine Meadows ski area next to...

Meadows ski area opens its boundary to backcountry skiing, the ridge tour from the ski area to Twin Peaks is a classic.

Google previewAmbient Intelligence (2017)

13th European Conference, AmI 2017, Malaga, Spain, April 26–28, 2017, Proceedings by Andreas Braun, Reiner Wichert, Antonio Maña

While Double Twin Peaks is a preliminary result and needs validation, the generated insight might help developers aiming to build CPS to realize possible faux pas such as strict separation of teams or lack of communication. 6 Conclusion and ...

Google previewDavid Lynch (2007)

by Colin Odell, Michelle Le Blanc

Above all else Twin Peaks is a programme about mysteries, secrets and emotions. The initial concept of the series, the hook that was used to sell it, was the death of high school homecoming queen Laura Palmer, a basic murder/ detective ...

Google previewThe Ideological Octopus (2013)

An Exploration of Television and Its Audience by Justin Lewis

The TV show Twin Peaks is a case in point. The series began as a fairly conventional mystery drama, but, as it developed, it departed from some of the genre's conventions and became increasingly difficult to interpret. The viewer did not know ...

Google previewThe Postmodern Arts (1995)

An Introductory Reader by Nigel Wheale

The use of quotation marks around 'the postmodern' is also significant, because postmodern art is fundamentally ironic, often quoting another work in order to imply a meaning indirectly: Twin Peaks is an ironic version of popular narrative ...

Google previewThe Solaris Effect (2010)

Art and Artifice in Contemporary American Film by Steven Dillon

The central premise of Twin Peaks is that Laura Palmer has been brutally murdered and that therefore all the ...

Google previewHigh Anxiety (1992)

Catastrophe, Scandal, Age & Comedy by Patricia Mellencamp

Twin Peaks is a Big Sleep for the 1990s, the shadow of film noir within the narrative conventions of serial television, with doses of sitcom weirdo neighbors thrown in for good measure, along with remnants of soap opera visual technique as ...

Google previewA dictionary of altitudes in the United States (1899)

W Do Trail Creek Trout Creek Troy Do Tunis Twin Peaks Twin Peaks Ubet Ulm Unionvillo, B. M. in Constance's yard Utica Do Vandalia Verona Victor Virginia Do Authority. G. N. R. R N. P. R. R U.S.G.S N. P. R. R U.S.G.S N. P. R. R U.S.G.S ...

Google previewCRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics, Second Edition (2002)

by Eric W. Weisstein

Twiddle TILDE Twin Peaks Twig Let a COTREE of a spanning tree T in a CONNECTED GRAPH G be denoted / T1/.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Armenia (2010)

by Rouben Paul Adalian

The twin peaks stand alone at the lowest ...

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Drink (2005)

An A-Z of Alcoholic Beverages by Ned Halley

Twin Peaks Cocktail. Over ice shake 2 parts bourbon, 1 Bénédictine, 1 fresh lime juice, 2 dashes Cointreau. Strain and add lime slices. Twin Six Cocktail. Over ice shake 1 egg white, 3 parts dry gin, 1 sweet vermouth, 4 dashes orange juice, ...

Google previewDictionary of Alaska Place Names (1967)

by Donald J. Orth

Twin Peaks Named in 1939 by USC&GS. This point was called “Lavanak,” a coined name, in 1938 by a ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Popular Music (2011)

by Colin Larkin

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Community (2003)

From the Village to the Virtual World by DAVID LEVINSON, KAREN CHRISTENSEN

Twin Peaks David Lynch, Mark Frost U.S.A. 1990–1991 The small town of Twin Peaks, Washington, and its quirky townsfolk all become involved when teenager Laura Palmer is murdered and FBI agent Dale Cooper arrives to investigate.

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I really loved Twin Peaks. When I saw the two-hour pilot, they screened it in the big theatre. I said, I don't know what is going to happen. I'm in this and I don't understand it. This is never going to sell. Who's going to watch this thing? (Sherilyn Fenn)
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