M. Raymond

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Siege by Simon Kernick
Siege by Simon Kernick
4.0 out of 5 stars Non stop thrills, 18 Mar 2013
This was an action packed book that was tremendously exciting and had little in the way of filler plot. Recommended.
Love You When You Leave <a href="">My Jerusalem</a><span class="byLinePipe"> | </span><span class="byLinePipe">Format:</span> MP3 Download
Love You When You Leave My Jerusalem MP3 Download
5.0 out of 5 stars Short but sweet, 29 Jun 2010
The first single from Jeff Klein's new project, My Jerusalem, is a short but sweet number (or rather, bittersweet) that will feature on their debut album later this year. In the two minutes it manages to pack in some brilliant musicianship, a wistful and gently melancholic mood and some really solid lyrics from Klein. It owes a debt to a lot of different styles and genres and for that reason alone they're a band that you should keep an eye on.
Goodbye, Killer ~ Pernice Brothers
Goodbye, Killer ~ Pernice Brothers
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
'Goodbye, Killer' is the long-awaited sixth studio album by the Pernice Brothers, their first since 'Live A Little' in 2006. It's also their most intimate-sounding record, in the sense that proceedings are perhaps a little more lo-fi and a little less extravagant. The title track is a good example - barely containing much percussion until two thirds of the way in with just vocal melodies, acoustic guitar and a very country-esque guitar line driving the song forward. Other highlights include the short and sweet 'Jacqueline Susann' and the equally punchy 'Bechamel'.

The lyrics of Joe Pernice are once again ridiculously witty and clever. He's a man who can rhyme 'cellophane' with… Read more