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Esso Road Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland
Esso Road Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland
by Harold Fullard
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 23 Oct. 2014
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Classic atlas, even showing estimated populations for each hamlet, village, town and city, and superb town plans.


Reader's Digest AA New Book of the Road
Reader's Digest AA New Book of the Road
by Reader's Digest Association (Great Britain)
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Nostalgia for those interested in quality maps and town plans., 23 Oct. 2014
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Classic map, 1975 edition. Interesting to note the absence of the M25! The town plans are second to none, some of the finest maps ever made and blows away modern day navigatory tools.


Free vTube for YouTube
Free vTube for YouTube
Price: £0.00

5.0 out of 5 stars As good an app for YouTube you can get, 19 Mar. 2014
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This review is from: Free vTube for YouTube (App)
Fast, packed with options such as subtitles, rarely crashes. Love the download features. Install immediately. Oh yes, yes, you simply shall.


The Deepest Cut
The Deepest Cut
Offered by Handpicked Records London UK
Price: £39.99

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The ' first ' drum and bass album?, 21 Nov. 2002
This review is from: The Deepest Cut (Audio CD)
Drum and bass has changed considerably over the last seven or eight years, from the frenetic breaks and beats of pre 95 to more syncronised drumming from then on. This album highlights the best creations by Omni Trio in this earlier period ( 1995 and before ) and features all the early classics such as ' Feel Good ', ' Soul Promenade ' ( which is probably the best cut on the album ) the excellent and unmistakable ' Renegade Snares ', ' Rollin' Heights etc while throwing in a few less well known but equally good flip sides. The majority of the tunes are beefed up by remixes which adds a little extra without spoiling the originality - becuase the main purpose of this album is to travel back down Memory Lane, to the smoky, sweaty raves that are just not the same any more, and you want to be able to recognise the tune. The remixes are quite subtle, and the Nookie remix of Soul Promenade is a brilliant way to finish the album off.
If you're a nostalgic ex-raver from the early 90's then this is highly recommended, if you prefer the modern sophistication of drum and bass then this may sound fairly dated.


Life On Other Planets
Life On Other Planets
Offered by best_value_entertainment
Price: £3.90

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Music from another world!, 1 Oct. 2002
This review is from: Life On Other Planets (Audio CD)
This is very very special and if you're a fan of Supergrass ( as I am ) you'll be even more impressed with this offering. From the catchy opening track ' Za ' all the way through to ' Grace ' and beyond, this album presents perhaps the darker side of the band although there are a few cheeky numbers on there such as ' Rush Hour Soul ' and ' Brecon Beacons '. Gaz Coombes guitar and vocals have reached new heights here and the versatality of his vocal range is very impressive, and the influences of the rock of the 70's really has rubbed off on the overall package. The excellent ' Funniest Thing ' is very rock based and is excellent with its raucous vocals and raw guitars, and I defy anyone who can listen to ' Can't Get Up ' without appreciating it whole heartedly. Overall, the album is excellent and I'm sure the dust won't have time to settle on it before its taken from its resting place in the CD rack and played again and again.


The Coral
The Coral
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Price: £2.74

0 of 3 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Coral - weird and wonderful, 4 Sept. 2002
This review is from: The Coral (Audio CD)
The Coral's debut album is interesting to listen to but takes a few plays to get used to. It's a psychedelic 60's style ( particularly the ridiculous ' Simon Diamond ' being the best example ) with a bit of Supergrass thrown in. The best track I reckon is ' I Remember When ' and there are a few catchy numbers such as ' Goodbye ' and ' Waiting for the Heartache ' . It's not bad.


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