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Dave Dee,Dozy,Beaky,Mick,&Tich
Dave Dee,Dozy,Beaky,Mick,&Tich
Offered by Fulfillment Express
Price: £16.13

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The best compilation around!, 28 July 2014
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If you have got this far, then you are probably a fan of DDDBM&T already. What do you need to know? Well, this isn't a complete recorded history of the band, but it is as near as it gets. All of the tracks are arranged chronologically too, so you can listen as the band develops their style. If you want a large chunk of DDDBM&T's recorded output, then this is a must, with rare and hard to find tracks, B sides and some alternative versions. A lot of DBM&T and Dave Dee solo tracks are also included. I am a very long time fan and have found that this, coupled with the four Repertoire label re-issues of the main albums gave me all of their output in all of the versions that exist, except for the more recent 'comeback' album. I am a completist though!
All in all, 99% of what you want to hear, plus some things you didn't know you wanted! Sound quality is good too.
Highly recommended!


WRANGLER Arizona Stretch Straight Men's Jeans Burnt Blue W48INxL34IN
WRANGLER Arizona Stretch Straight Men's Jeans Burnt Blue W48INxL34IN
Price: £55.50

5.0 out of 5 stars Love the jeans, but too large. (A pleasant surprise), 14 July 2014
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A brilliant pair of jeans from Wrangler. I ordered these as I am usually this size, but found that these were too big. I've since ordered a pair sized 46 x 34 and they fit much better. Great service from this seller too!


The Hobbit, Bolg and Gandalf Battle Deluxe Adventure Pack
The Hobbit, Bolg and Gandalf Battle Deluxe Adventure Pack

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Service of seller and quality of toy are both 5*, 23 Jun 2014
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Great figures to add to the collection. The likeness of Bolg is from the first film, when the character was played by an actor. in the sequel, Bolg was rendered in CGI and his appearance changed somewhat. Nothing the manufacturer could have done about that, so the likeness is as good as you'll get anywhere! I like these little figures, even though they are not as detailed as the Star Wars range, for instance. If only they'd get on and release the rest of the cast, I'd be happy!


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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great, but buy an Adaptor!, 5 Jun 2014
As with all of the JOYO pedals I've bought, this one does all you could hope for. The delays are nicely analogue in nature and sit well behind guitar without overpowering the main sound. Everything does what it should with a minimum of fuss. BUT... Buy a mains adaptor, as this pedal EATS batteries! I bought a new battery and it lasted for literally 10 minutes... I thought the pedal had packed up, but as soon as I plugged in a mains adaptor, everything was great again. Buy an adaptor, or buy shares in a battery company! Apart from this, it's a stunning pedal.


Airfix A50120 Sink the Bismarck! 1:1200 Scale Waterline Plastic Model Kit
Airfix A50120 Sink the Bismarck! 1:1200 Scale Waterline Plastic Model Kit

5.0 out of 5 stars Every 1/1200 Ship that Airfix ever did..., 16 May 2014
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That's it in a sentence! Every single ship in this scale that Airfix ever made! I think the original moulds may date from the 1970's and that does show in the current version, with a little flash becoming evident on some of the parts. There's not too much, though, and a quick scrape with a modelling knife cleans it all up. The detail here isn't quite as good as with some far more expensive models, but at the price is more than adequate and allows rivet counters room to add their own "thing" to each model. There's a very good painting guide included, but you will need to buy your own paints and glue. Overall, fun to build and even on a basic level these look great on display. Don't expect them to be huge, though, because in this scale the largest vessel is only about 7 inches, or 18 Cm long.


The Common Linnets
The Common Linnets
Price: £5.99

9 of 10 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great album from Eurovision Song Contest..., 16 May 2014
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This review is from: The Common Linnets (MP3 Download)
I'm not a huge country music fan... I do like Crosby, Stills and Nash and some more recent country artists such as Kacey Musgraves, though.

So I was watching Eurovision and (yawn) it was about as dreadful as it usually is but then... The Netherlands entry came along and I sat up, spilling popcorn and beer all over the place!

What a great song! It just grows and grows. I went online immediately to buy the album and have listened to it pretty much ever since then... There's not a bad song on the album. Styles range from Country through sixties Californian pop to easy listening, but everything is well recorded and shows a huge talent that would otherwise have slipped through my net.

Think a more country version of the Corrs and you're not far out, I guess.

So why only 4 stars? Well, the content does veer a little too far to the comfortable side of music for my taste and that's the only reason. If you like country, smooth pop or some of the more produced gaelic singers, this might be for you.

For fun, google an interview with the band - while speaking, they are 100% Dutch, but as soon as they start to sing, they switch to 100% Nashville - I find it hilarious!


Aurasound 1 & 2
Aurasound 1 & 2
Offered by nagiry
Price: £8.99

4.0 out of 5 stars The best we are to get..., 10 Mar 2014
This review is from: Aurasound 1 & 2 (Audio CD)
These two albums were essential listening for me over a period of about 4 years. When I found them on CD, I was really excited, as my old cassettes wore out years ago. Sadly, a lot of the tracks here have been edited to much shorter lengths than on the original releases. It's like listening to a classical music compilation where pieces have been faded out early, or just one movement included. I still enjoy the music, but it's not really two complete albums, but highlights of each. A shame, but it's probably the best we can hope for now I suppose?


Loch Ness (Blu-Ray & DVD Combo) (Blu-Ray)
Loch Ness (Blu-Ray & DVD Combo) (Blu-Ray)
Dvd ~ Ian Holm
Offered by Den's DVDs
Price: £14.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Location Hunters Beware!, 17 Jan 2014
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I LOVE this movie and it's nice to have it on a Blu-Ray disk. Why include a DVD as well? Who knows... What else can I say about the film itself that hasn't been said before? Nothing much!

Disgraced American zoologist is sent to Scotland to seek Nessie - a penance for his wild lifestyle - and meets various locals who seem to be protecting something. After falling for the (female) owner of the local inn, all idea of exposing the beast evaporate for a happy ending. Lots of great scenery, local 'characters' and a real feel-good storyline all add to the fun - especially the scenery in Blu-Ray!

If you are into visiting film locations, though, beware! The Urquhart Castle sequences were actually filmed at Eilan Donan Castle in Loch Duich on the west coast of Scotland, while Loch Ness is just inland from the EAST coast!

That said, it's worth visiting both if you are up in Scotland on holiday, because the scenery is fab-u-lous! Also, a visit to Loch Duich puts you within a stone's throw of the Isle of Skye too, so why not visit there while you are at it?

Before you ask, No, I'm not employed by the Scottish Tourist Board and yes, I really do love this film.

5* recommendation for a lightweight, (in the best way), family night in!


Planet Dinosaur [DVD]
Planet Dinosaur [DVD]
Dvd ~ Nigel Paterson
Price: £5.50

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Walking With Dinosaurs - The Next Generation, 3 Jan 2014
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The title says it all! If you enjoyed Walking with Dinosaurs, this slightly more scientific look at some recent discoveries in paleontology will thrill you! The CGI isn't quite as good as with the previous series, but is more than adequate for 99% of the time. Highly recommended to all ages.


Sweet Summer Sun - Hyde Park Live [Blu-ray] [2013]
Sweet Summer Sun - Hyde Park Live [Blu-ray] [2013]
Dvd ~ The Rolling Stones
Price: £16.99

5.0 out of 5 stars The Stones on Good Form!, 3 Jan 2014
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After the dreadful, (to me, anyway!), performance the Stones gave at Glastonbury, I was pleasantly surprised to watch this disk! Loads of energy and some fine playing feature throughout. Even Keith Richard seems to be on form, laughing and joking between playing some very tasty licks. I bought this for my Wife, who is a diehard Stones fan, but can honestly recommend this to anybody who likes good ol' Rock and Roll! Loads of their big hits, with some well chosen album tracks too and if Jagger can't quite hit those top notes any more, well, the backing singers do this admirably! The grandfathers of rock, proving that age really is only a state of mind!


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