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You Rock...I Roll: The Compelling Stories and Songs by a Quadriplegic Musician
You Rock...I Roll: The Compelling Stories and Songs by a Quadriplegic Musician
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5.0 out of 5 stars An interesting perspective on life..., 7 May 2015
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Tony's just your average American guy trying to earn a living by pursuing his passion in life - music.

The fact that he came from a childhood background of a troubled sibling, parental divorce and rough living conditions and then became a quadriplegic at a young age, makes the fact that he is Still your average American guy at the other end of it pretty impressive.

Here's a guy who's not always had it easy in life, but retains his 'glass half full' outlook on things.

He celebrates the things that should be celebrated - good looking women, good music, family ties, doing what you love. He appreciates the fact that he still has a cracking set of shoulders, despite the fact his injury has robbed him of most of his former athletic physique. He still loves women and women still love him. His love of music keeps him performing - singing when he can't play guitar anymore.

He makes you think about what it's possible to achieve if you put your mind to it, without preaching or being 'inspirational'. Like I say, he's just an everyday guy.

But he's an everyday guy with an interesting story to be told. I think you should read it for yourself...


Yousave Accessories Selfie Stick - Handheld Telescopic Monopod With Mobile Phone Holder
Yousave Accessories Selfie Stick - Handheld Telescopic Monopod With Mobile Phone Holder
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good quality product, 7 May 2015
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Fantastic, solid, quality product. Clips hold phone firmly in place, giving you confidence that it's not going to fall out anytime soon.

Well worth the money.


Wanted on Voyage
Wanted on Voyage
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0 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Yuck!, 23 Feb. 2015
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I bought this for A.N.Other, but got to keep the digital download in my car.

It's okay...I suppose...he just has a love it or hate it voice. I hate it.

Not for me.


Lp1
Lp1
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A disjointed angel's voice, 23 Feb. 2015
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These disjointed melodies shouldn't work, but somehow they do - the jarring segments drawn together by FKA Twigs' angelic voice, sometimes a single voice, sometimes recorded as a multiple harmony.

I really wanted to like the album. It was a struggle at first, trying to get my brain to make sense of it, but after a few repetitions, I grew to love it. And love it still. It's not music to dance too, you'd struggle to find a regular beat - but music to chill too...? You bet!

Try it and let your senses be challenged...


Education, Education, Education & War
Education, Education, Education & War
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3.0 out of 5 stars Don't rush out to buy it, 18 Nov. 2014
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Listenable to, but not one I'd play often.

I prefer their older stuff.

Favourite song - Bows and Arrows


Broomfield Hill
Broomfield Hill
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5.0 out of 5 stars Nectar for the ears, 18 Nov. 2014
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Classic SOH.

Traditional song made good with a modern touch.


Vena Portae
Vena Portae
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4.0 out of 5 stars Simple and pure, 18 Nov. 2014
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Some lovely harmonies and melodies.

A little slow in places, but if you like simple, de-constructed songs that are easy on your frazzled brain after a long day at work, this album will help you unwind.


UnConventional
UnConventional
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Dev-tastic!, 18 Nov. 2014
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Completely devvy, with a thrill on every page for us wheeler lovers!

Couldn't read it fast enough.

Great storyline, with plenty of twists and turns to keep you interested.


Higher
Higher
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5.0 out of 5 stars Best song on the album., 11 Mar. 2014
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I love this song. Asgeir reaches some pretty high notes on this one!

It's a very chilled out and laid back song - easy listening. Download it now


In the Silence
In the Silence
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4.0 out of 5 stars It grows on you..., 11 Mar. 2014
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This title track of the album takes a few listens, but will eventually grow on you.

I would recommend this song, 'Higher' and 'Kings and Crosses' to download, but the whole album is good. It's quite laid back, with a bit of electronics and brass band stuff thrown in for good measure. Asgeir has quite a high voice, but nice and with a distinct accent, which isn't unpleasant. A very relaxing album, including this song.


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